Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Los Angeles, CA
LOS ANGELES Terminal Prices as of 03-JAN-2018                                  
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (213) 894-3077     Fax:  (213) 894-2898                                
                                                                               

HC_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7:00 A.M.:  Clear 56                                                
YESTERDAY'S HIGH:  78                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 14.00-15.00 (22-24 count)  
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 12 3.5-oz baskets  
film wrapped CB AIR 22.00-24.00 occas higher/lower cartons 12 5-oz containers  
with lids CB AIR Without Husk 26.00-28.00                                      
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb containers MX 15.00-18.00 occas higher/lower
40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 15.00-17.00            
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  44 lb cartons MX Fresh 20s 22.00-25.00 mostly    
23.00-24.00 occas lower 45 lb cartons MX Dry 20s 22.00-24.00 few low as 19.00  
cartons TL Young Type 9s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher/lower     
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN AIR White    
Flesh 30.00-33.00 10 lb cartons EC AIR Yellow Flesh  (6/8 count) 40.00         
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
BOAT 2.90-4.00 occas higher/lower                                              
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 39.00 CQ BOAT 16.00-20.00    
mostly 17.00-18.00 occas higher                                                
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 10.00-13.00 mostly          
10.00-12.00 occas higher                                                       
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   2 kg cartons VN AIR 22.00 occas higher/lower   
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX 33.00 cartons 16 1-lb        
packages TL 34.00-38.00 Sweet 42.00-44.00                                      
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons CQ BOAT Eddoes 17.00-18.00 occas     
higher 40 lb sacks CQ BOAT Eddoes 23.00-26.00 occas higher/lower 45 lb         
containers MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas      
higher/lower                                                                   
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb containers per lb MX Green      
1.70-2.00                                                                      
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET STEADY.  38-44 lb containers per lb MX .25-.35 mostly   
.30 cartons/crates per lb MX Milpero .80-.90 mostly .85-.90 occas higher/lower 
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons Local Repack Orange Type 40.00 30 
lb mshsks FI Orange Type 130.00-135.00 occas higher/lower JM Orange Type       
95.00-105.00 occas lower                                                       
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   16 kg cartons CR 18.00-20.00 occas higher

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 42.00