Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Baltimore, MD
BALTIMORE Terminal Prices as of 12-OCT-2017                                    
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (410) 799-4840     Fax:  (410) 799-8442                                
                                                                               

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Weather at 7:00 a.m. Overcast 64 
Yesterday's High 73                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  27 lb cartons MX 12.00-13.00                  
---BATATAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb sacks FL 44.00-45.00                  
---BREADFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons MX 33.00                         
---CALABAZA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb sacks CR 20.00-22.00 FL 17.00              
---CHAYOTE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 23.50 MX 20.00-22.00 40 lb       
reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX Prickly Type 28.00-30.00                  
---COCONUTS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 20.00 40 lb sacks MX  
Fresh 24s 32.00-33.00 (includes 22s) 50 lb sacks DR Dry 30s 39.00-40.00 65-70  
lb sacks DR Dry 40s 42.00-48.00 cartons TL Young Type 9s 20.00 occas higher    
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   10 lb cartons VN Red     
Flesh 47.00-48.00                                                              
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ 26.00-32.00 mostly           
26.00-29.00 5 lb cartons Local Repack 8.00-9.00                                
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2s 25.00-28.00              
---JICAMA:  MARKET STEADY.  38-40 lb containers MX 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00    
---MAGUEY (AGAVE) LEAVES:  MARKET STEADY.  bundles 12s MX 22.00                
---MALANGA:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Blanca 33.00-41.00 EC Blanca     
33.00-36.00 Lila 33.00-34.00                                                   
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                              
---QUENAPAS:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons DR 33.00                           
---RAMBUTAN:  MARKET STEADY.  5 lb cartons GU 16.00 fair condition lower       
---SUGARCANE:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL 19.00 occas higher and lower   
---TAMARINDO:  MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose MX 51.00-59.00              
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons EC Eddoes 33.00-39.00 mostly 33.00 40  
lb sacks EC Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 20.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge     
14.00                                                                          
---TEPEGUAJE (GUAJE): NO OFFERINGS.                                            
---TOMATILLOS:  MARKET LOWER.  10 lb cartons Local Repack 10.00-11.00 38 lb    
reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00            
---TUMERIC:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb mshsks FI Orange Type 130.00-132.00         
---YAMS (NAMES):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR Blanca 39.00 JM Yellow      
65.00-75.00                                                                    
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00