Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 15-MAY-2019                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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BH_FV010                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am  Partly Cloudy    42        Yesterday's High    50           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb containers CA 28 sz 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00
flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 24 sz 35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 28 sz   
38.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 IS 24 sz 35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00         
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Texas Fancy 32s         
29.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 36s 27.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 40s 23.00-25.00    
mostly 23.00-24.00 occas high as 30.00 48s 21.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 56s  
24.00 TX Texas Fancy Marked Rio Star 32s 28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 36s          
28.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 40s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 4/5 bushel cartons 
FL U.S. One Red 27s 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 occas higher 32s 28.00-32.00
mostly 29.00-30.00 occas higher 36s 25.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas lower 
fr cond 15.00 40s 19.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas low as 18.00 48s        
18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 56s 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 occas high as 21.00
White 27s 25.00-27.00 mostly 26.00 40s 25.00 12 kg cartons IS Red/Pink 23s     
28.00                                                                          
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 75s         
28.00-31.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 fineappear 39.00-40.00 mostly 39.00 95s         
30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00 115s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 140s 36.00-37.00  
mostly 36.00 fineappear 44.00 165s 44.00 200s fineappear 44.00 Shprs Choice 95s
25.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 115s 25.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 140s        
24.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 occas high as 31.00 165s 36.00                  
---LIMES:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 15.00-18.00      
mostly 16.00-17.00 42s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 48s 9.00-12.00 mostly          
10.00-11.00 54s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 150s     
62.00-63.00 mostly 62.00 175s 50.00-53.00 mostly 51.00-52.00 200s 40.00-45.00  
mostly 42.00-43.00 230s 33.00-35.00 mostly 34.00                               
---MISC CITRUS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange   
Moro 44s 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 Meyer Lemon 140 sz offerings insufficient to 
quote 4/5 bushel cartons DR Sour Orange irreg sz 27.00 10 lb cartons CA Shprs  
1st Grade Kumquats med 42.00 cartons 18 1-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Meyer
Lemon sml offerings insufficient to quote                                      
---ORANGES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 40s  
28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas high as 33.00 48s 28.00-31.00 mostly      
29.00-30.00 occas high as 33.00 fineappear 38.00 56s 38.00 28.00-31.00 mostly  
29.00-30.00 occas high as 33.00 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas lower 
88s 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 113s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 138s          
18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 163s offerings insufficient to quote Cara Cara  
56s 42.00 one label Shprs Choice Navel 72s 26.00-28.00 mostly 27.00 88s        
22.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 occas low as 18.00 113s 19.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-22.00
138s 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 4/5 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade      
Valencia 88s 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 113s 19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 138s 
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 80s 17.00-20.00 mostly         
19.00-20.00 100s 17.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 
Navel Cara Cara 56 size 23.00 72 size 21.00-25.00 mostly 24.00                 
---TANGERINES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Golden Nugget
col 30.00-35.00 mostly 33.00 cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA U.S. No. 1 Golden    
Nugget 24 size 30.00 Honey Mandarins 24 size 25.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 IS 
U.S. No. 1 Honey Mandarins 36 size 34.00-36.00 mostly 35.00                    

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids FL med-lge 26.00 
GA med-lge 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 fr cond 12.00 ord cond 6.00          
fineappear 33.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids GA lge 24.00                     
---MISC BERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids GU Blackberries 
lge 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 MX Blackberries lge 12.00-17.00 mostly 14.00-15.00
poor cond 1.00-3.00 mostly 2.00 some offerings unsalable fineappear 24.00      
---RASPBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge           
24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas low as 20.00                              
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 
fr cond 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 poor cond 1.00-4.00 mostly 2.00-3.00 some   
unsaleable flats 8 1-qt baskets DE med-lge 30.00 ord cond 8.00 flats 2 4-lb    
containers with lids CA med-lge 10.00 ord cond 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00           

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons GA 9s 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 12s 
16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 GU 9s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 12s 14.00-16.00 mostly 
15.00 15s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 HD 9s 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 12s    
15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 15s 14.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 oversized 1/2
cartons HD 9s (6 size) 18.00                                                   
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET  STEADY.  2/3 cartons GU 5s 12.00 6s 12.00 8s 12.00 HD 5s
6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 6s 6.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 8s 6.00-10.00 mostly
8.00-9.00 MX 5s 7.00-12.00 mostly 9.00 occas high as 14.00 6s 7.00-12.00 mostly
9.00-10.00                                                                     
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET STEADY.  flat cartons per melon HD Red Flesh Seedless  
Miniature 8s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 8s        
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 24 inch bins per melon FL Red Flesh Seedless Type Round
Varieties 10-14 lb avg 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 15-19 lb avg 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00
20-24 lb avg 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00                                             

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack CD Ontario CDExFcy Honeycrisp 88s
78.00-80.00 mostly 80.00 holdovers 66.00-68.00 mostly 67.00 CL Granny Smith 72s
38.00 80s 38.00 88s 36.00 100s 34.00 Gala 72s 36.00 80s 36.00 100s 32.00 125s  
32.00 Braeburn 72s 34.00 80s 34.00 ME U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 80s 24.00       
Mcintosh 80s 31.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 88s 31.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 100s 26.00  
Cortland 80s 30.00-31.00 mostly 31.00 88s 30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00 U.S. Fcy Red
Delicious 125s 18.00-19.00 mostly 19.00 138s 18.00-19.00 mostly 18.00 NH U.S.  
ExFcy Mcintosh 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 80s 28.00 100s 29.00 NY U.S. ExFcy 
Fuji 64s 31.00 Gala 88s offerings insufficient to quote Mcintosh 72s 30.00 80s 
30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 88s 30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 100s 26.00 Jonagold 64s  
24.00 U.S. Fcy Red Delicious 64s 24.00 72s 24.00 80s 20.00 88s 20.00 Fuji 100s 
offering insufficient to quote 125s 19.00 U.S. One Mcintosh 125s 18.00 138s    
18.00 PA U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 88s 26.00 100s 24.00-25.00 113s 23.00-24.00  
Golden Delicious 88s 32.00 100s 28.00-29.00 mostly 29.00 125s 29.00 Fuji 80s   
36.00 88s 36.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00    
occas low as 28.00 72s 32.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 occas low as 28.00 80s   
32.00-36.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 occas low as 28.00 88s 32.00-36.00 mostly       
35.00-36.00 occas low as 28.00 100s 30.00-36.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 occas low as
28.00 113s 31.00-33.00 mostly 32.00 125s 29.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 occas  
low as 26.00 Golden Delicious 64s 45.00 72s 43.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 80s 
43.00-47.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 88s 40.00-44.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 occas high as
46.00 100s 38.00-42.00 mostly 41.00 Fuji 48s 39.00 56s 39.00 72s 38.00-42.00   
mostly 40.00-41.00 80s 38.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-41.00 88s 38.00-42.00 mostly   
40.00-41.00 fineappear 44.00 100s 34.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 occas high as 38.00 
125s 34.00 Granny Smith 56s fineappear 55.00 64s 38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00-40.00
fineappear 50.00-53.00 mostly 50.00-51.00 72s 47.00-48.00 mostly 47.00         
fineappear 50.00-52.00 mostly 51.00 80s 47.00-48.00 mostly 47.00 fineappear    
48.00-50.00 mostly 48.00-49.00 88s 47.00-48.00 mostly 47.00 fineappear         
46.00-50.00 mostly 46.00-48.00 100s 44.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 fineappear  
48.00 113s 42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 125s 44.00-46.00 mostly 45.00 Gala   
72s 41.00-45.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 80s 40.00-42.00 mostly 41.00 fineappear     
42.00-44.00 mostly 42.00 88s 40.00-42.00 mostly 40.00 100s 34.00-38.00 mostly  
36.00 113s 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 125s 32.00 Braeburn 64s 38.00-40.00  
mostly 39.00 72s 36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 80s 34.00-38.00 mostly         
35.00-36.00 88s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 100s 36.00 Honeycrisp 72s 80.00 80s   
78.00-82.00 mostly 79.00-80.00 88s 75.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 72s fineappear  
55.00 80s 47.00-48.00 mostly 47.00 fineappear 55.00 88s 45.00-48.00 mostly     
46.00-47.00 fineappear 55.00 100s 48.00-50.00 mostly 49.00 cartons cell pack WA
WAExFcy Golden Delicious 80s 46.00-47.00 mostly 46.00 88s 44.00-46.00 mostly   
45.00 100s 42.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 2 1/2" min/up
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 Cortland 2 1/2" min/up 21.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 
WA WAExFcy Fuji 2 1/2" min/up 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2"     
min/up 42.00 Gala 2 1/2" min/up 32.00                                          
---APRICOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CA 72s 40.00 80s     
40.00-44.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 cartons 3 layer tray pack CA 144s 36.00         
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 32s 52.00-56.00 mostly   
54.00-55.00 occas high as 58.00 fr qual offerings insufficient to quote 36s    
56.00 fr qual offerings insufficient to quote 40s offerings insufficient to    
quote fr qual offerings insufficient to quote 48s 55.00-60.00 mostly           
57.00-58.00 fr qual 48.00 60s 52.00 fr qual 46.00 flats 2 layer DR Various     
Greenskin Varieties 18s offering insufficient to quote 20s offering            
insufficient to quote                                                          
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons containerized CB lge 16.00-18.00    
mostly 17.50 CR sml 16.50 lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.50 EC lge 15.00-18.00      
mostly 17.50 40 lb cartons institutional pack EC petite 16.00-18.00 mostly     
17.50 HD petite 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.50 15 lb cartons EC Baby sml 14.00-15.00 
mostly 14.50                                                                   
---CHERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   16 lb cartons bagged CA Coral Champagne 9 1/2  
row sz 105.00 AIR Brooks 9 1/2 row sz 105.00 10 row sz & lgr 89.00             
---FRUITS OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CA Cactus Pears red 20s      
17.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 36s 17.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 11 lb cartons
loose CA ExFcy Dates Medjool lge 50.00 cartons 1 layer CL Apple Pears Shinko   
12s 18.00 14s 15.00 15s 15.00 16s 18.00 TW Carambola - Star Fruit 16s 49.00    
cartons 1 layer tray pack FL Passion Fruit Purple 10s no offerings cartons 24  
10-oz cups pitted CA Dates 48.00 flats 12 1-pt baskets MX Figs Black Mission   
med-lge offering insufficient to quote flats 12 8-oz containers with lids MX   
Figs Black Mission med-lge offerings insufficient to quote containers film     
wrapped CA Edible Flowers Mixed Blooms 96s 12.00 TW Edible Flowers             
Orchid-Dendrobium 50s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 20 lb cartons FL Guava Green    
giant 45.00                                                                    
---GRAPES:  MARKET STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged CL Thompson Seedless       
lge-exlge 30.00-36.00 mostly 33.00 fr cond 15.00 Crimson Seedless lge-exlge    
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 Red Seedless lge-exlge 22.00-27.00 mostly       
24.00-25.00 Black Seedless exlge 30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 Red Globe exlge      
20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 Muscat lge-exlge 39.00 MX White Seedless Type   
lge-exlge 55.00 16 lb containers wrapped CL Thompson Seedless lge-exlge        
45.00-49.00 mostly 46.00-47.00                                                 
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer GR Hayward 36s 10.00-11.00 mostly 
10.50 IT Hayward 33s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose GR
Hayward 36 sz 21.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 IT Hayward 25 sz 21.00-22.00 mostly     
22.00 27 sz 21.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 36 sz 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 39 sz      
20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00                                                       
---MANGOES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer DR Banilejos 12s 9.00-11.00 mostly  
10.00 HT Francis (Francine) 9s 8.00 12s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 Few MX Tommy  
Atkins 6s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00 7s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00 8s 6.00-7.00 mostly   
6.00 9s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 10s 5.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 12s 4.00-5.00 mostly   
4.00 Ataulfo 12s 12.00 14s 10.00 16s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 18s 8.00-10.00     
mostly 9.00 40 lb cartons PR Green Cooking Type med 80.00 Few                  
---PAPAYA:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons FL Green Cooking Type lge 28.00 Few  
3.5 kg containers BR Solo Type Golden 8s 16.00 10s 16.00 35-40 lb cartons GU   
Tainung 8s offering insufficient to quote Green Cooking Type lge offering      
insufficient to quote MX Maradol Type 9s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas  
high as 34.00 12s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 occas high as 34.00           
---PEACHES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Various Yellow Flesh 
Varieties 54-56 sz 45.00 60-64 sz 34.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 54-56 sz 
48.00 60-64 sz 34.00 24 lb cartons loose CA Various White Flesh Varieties 72s  
32.00 25 lb cartons loose CA Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 64s 45.00 eurotray 
CA Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 48s 42.00 Various White Flesh Varieties 48s  
32.00-34.00 mostly 33.00                                                       
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR Hood River U.S. One   
D'Anjou 90s 36.00 100s 36.00 WA U.S. One D'Anjou 70s 34.00 80s 34.00 90s 34.00 
100s 34.00 2/5 bushel cartons wrapped CL Comice 25s 22.00 35s 22.00 OR Hood    
River ORExFcy Forelle 81s 38.00 90s 38.00 108s 38.00 WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou   
40s 22.00 8.2 kg containers wrapped NZ Bosc 80s 38.00 18 kg cartons tray pack  
AG Bartlett 70s 39.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-41.00 80s 39.00-42.00 mostly          
40.00-41.00 fineappear 42.00 90s 43.00 Packham Triumph 80s 32.00 Red D'Anjou   
35s 22.00 45s 20.00 Bosc 70s 44.00 80s 42.00-44.00 mostly 43.00 90s 40.00-44.00
mostly 42.00-43.00 100s 36.00 Forelle 50s 35.00 55s 35.00 U.S. One Bartlett 90s
43.00 CL Bartlett 90s 43.00 Bosc 70s 35.00 80s 35.00 88s 35.00                 
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  26 lb cartons CR golden ripe 5s 13.00-14.00    
mostly 14.00 6s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 7s 12.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 8s  
10.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00                                                 
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB Green lge 20.00-24.00 mostly   
24.00 fineappear 26.00 EC Green lge 20.00-24.00 mostly 23.00 fineappear 26.00  
med holdovers 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 Yellow lge 28.00 one label GU     
Yellow lge 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 25 lb cartons GU Green lge 20.00-24.00     
mostly 23.00                                                                   
---PLUMS:  MARKET STEADY.  24 lb cartons loose CL Angeleno 60-65 sz offerings  
insufficient to quote Larry Anne 45 sz offerings insufficient to quote Various 
Red Varieties 60-65 sz 23.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Black        
Varieties 44s 25.00                                                            
---POMEGRANATES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CL Early Foothill 6s       
18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 8s 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 40 lb cartons loose AG    
Early Foothill 32s 20.00                                                       

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 28 sz 35.00-38.00 mostly     
36.00-37.00 PE 28 sz 39.00-40.00 mostly 39.00                                  

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids GA med-lge 18.00 MX med-lge       
15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00                                                 
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 28.00                      
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 27.00-30.00      
mostly 28.00-29.00 fr cond 16.00 MX med-lge ord cond 1.00-3.00 mostly 2.00 some
unsaleable 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00                                               

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Fuji 80s 49.00 Gala 88s 38.00          
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons containerized CR lge 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00  
---PEARS: 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA WAExFcy Bartlett 80s 36.00 Bosc 80s    
36.00