Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 11-OCT-2018                                      
                                                                               
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    Partly Cloudy  46  YESTERDAY'S  HIGH  57             
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00   
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers FL 24.00 occas 16.00 
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb cartons DR 32.00                  
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks CR 17.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00  
DR 28.00                                                                       
---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 reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Dark 
Green 24s 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 Prickly Type 24 sz 20.00-23.00 mostly 
22.00 cartons CR White 24s 25.00-26.00                                         
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 24.00 65-70 lb sacks
DR Dry 40s 30.00-32.00 occas higher MX Dry 20s 22.00 30s 30.00-33.00 mostly    
30.00-32.00 cartons DR Dry Grooved 24s 32.00 occas 36.00 TL Young Type 9s      
14.00-16.00 12s 14.00-16.00                                                    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN AIR White    
Flesh 9s 43.00 Red Flesh 10s 43.00-45.00 20 lb cartons FL White Flesh lge      
36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-40.00 Red Flesh lge 50.00                             
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
3.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 30.00-32.00 occas low as   
25.00 CQ 26.00-28.00 occas 22.00 CR 32.00 TL 32.00                             
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   20 lb cartons MX 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00  
38-40 lb containers MX 27.00                                                   
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                    
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca sml 36.00-38.00 lge     
36.00-38.00 Lila sml 38.00 DR Blanca sml 48.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00 Lila   
med 45.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-47.00 EC Blanca lge 48.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00
NI Blanca lge 48.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00 Lila med 45.00-48.00 mostly       
45.00-47.00 PN Blanca med 48.00-52.00 mostly 48.00-50.00                       
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                              
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 14.00-18.00 mostly        
14.00-16.00                                                                    
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 20.00 Red 22.00         
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose MX 44.00 35 lb cartons MX 
58.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet 53.00          
---TARO: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   40 lb containers CR Eddoes sml 33.00 EC     
Eddoes sml 35.00 lge 29.00 50 lb sacks CQ Dasheen (Coco, Islena) sml           
25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 lge 19.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00 EC
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00 NI Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 19.00           
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 40 lb containers MX Milpero 40.00 55 lb         
containers MX 29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-32.00                                   
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons MX Orange Type 83.00 one     
label 93.00-94.00                                                              
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Hespino 35.00 DR Blanca   
38.00-42.00 mostly 38.00-40.00                                                 
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 19.00-22.00 mostly 
19.00-20.00 DR 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-25.00                                  

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s 24.50                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 48.50