Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (773) 843-1053     Fax:  (773) 843-1092                                
                                                                               

HX_FV056                                                                       
WEATHER @ 7:00 A.M.: Mostly Sunny 69                                           
YESTERDAY'S HIGH:  85                                                          
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 13.00-14.00                
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers MX 24.00-26.00       
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL med-lge 24.00-26.00              
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks DR 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 22.00 MX 25.00                  
---CAPE GOOSEBERRIES (PHYSALIS): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 12 5.6-oz     
containers with lids CB AIR Without Husk 28.00 cartons 12 6-oz containers with 
lids CB AIR Without Husk 25.50                                                 
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Dark Green 22.00 MX Dark Green 
20.00 40 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 24 sz 24.00      
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 18.00-21.00 mostly  
20.00-21.00 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 MX Dry 20s
30.00-32.00 30s 33.00-35.00 cartons DR Dry Grooved 24s 36.00 TL Young Type 9s  
14.00-16.00 12s 14.00-15.00                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   6 lb cartons EC AIR White     
Flesh 12s 17.00 (Yellow Skin) 10 lb cartons MX White Flesh 9s 32.00 VN AIR     
White Flesh 9s 45.00 BOAT White Flesh 12s 28.00-32.00                          
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
3.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 27.00-30.00 mostly         
28.00-29.00 CQ 25.00-29.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 TL 26.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 23.00-25.50 mostly        
24.00-25.00                                                                    
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons with stems FL 30.00-34.00 mostly   
31.00-33.00 occas higher                                                       
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons EC Blanca lge 32.00-36.00 mostly  
33.00-35.00 Lila sml 46.00                                                     
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 36.00-40.00 mostly        
37.00-39.00                                                                    
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 14.00-16.00               
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 21.00 Red 20.00         
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose TL 43.00 35 lb cartons TL 
55.00-56.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet 54.00    
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CQ sml 38.00 EC Eddoes sml 43.00 50 lb 
sacks CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 21.00-23.00 occas higher.                  
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
15.00-17.00 38-44 lb containers MX 20.00 (Peeled) 40 lb containers MX Milpero  
28.00-30.00 occas lower 1 1/9 bushel crates MX 24.00                           
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons HI Orange Type 95.00 JM      
Orange Type 65.00 MX Orange Type 80.00                                         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Hespino 32.00 DR Blanca   
36.00-38.00                                                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 24.00-28.00 mostly 
25.00-27.00                                                                    

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s 28.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 48.50