Shipping Point Fruit Report - Benton Harbor, MI
USDA - Fri Nov 08, 7:38AM CST
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 08-NOV-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

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No reports will be issued on Monday, November 11, 2019 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. 
The next report will be issued on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

ARGENTINA/URUGUAY IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Includes New York and    
Philadelphia areas. Movement via air, few boat. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. Quality good. flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge 14.00-18.00        
occasional higher and lower ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge       
18.00-20.00  some 16.00, occasional higher                                     

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 few 19.00, occas 18.00 100s      
18.00-22.00  125s 17.00-19.00  Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-25.00     
mostly 22.00-24.00 Fuji U.S. ExFcy 88s 24.00-29.00  few lower Gala U.S. ExFcy  
88s 25.00-28.00  occasional 23.00 125s 20.00-23.00  Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 88s    
22.00-26.00  100s 20.00-23.00  occasional lower Jonagold U.S. ExFcy 80s        
20.00-23.00  Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 80s 44.00-58.00 mostly 50.00-55.00 cartons  
12 3-lb film bags Red Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-20.00 mostly       
17.00-19.00 Golden Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-21.00  few  lower Fuji
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 20.00-23.00  few higher and lower Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" 
min 18.00-21.00  occas higher Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00       
Jonathan U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00  Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min       
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 Jonagold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-19.00  Honeycrisp
U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 42.00-47.00  Law Rome U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00        

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND ORGANIC LIGHT, CONVENTIONAL MODERATE. MARKET ORGANIC    
BARELY STEADY, CONVENTIONAL STEADY. Movement via boat, very few air. Includes  
palletizing and cooling. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids lge 24.00-30.00 mostly   
24.00-26.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge 14.00-17.00  few including prior  
commitments 18.00-20.00 ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge           
18.00-22.00  some 16.00, few shipped open with price to be determined later    

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ORGANIC BARELY STEADY, CONVENTIONAL    
STEADY. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality good. flats 12 1-pt cups with
lids lge 24.00-30.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge       
14.00-18.00  few prior commitments higher and lower ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups 
with lids med-lge 18.00-20.00  some 16.00-17.00, occasional higher