Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 09-NOV-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am   Partly Cloudy     40     Yesterday's High    57            
NOTICE: This office will be closed and no report will be issued Monday,        
November 12, 2018 in observance of the Veterans Day Holiday. The NEPC and BMT  
will remain open for business, next report will be issued Tuesday, Nov 13th.   
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES:  MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 17.00-21.00 mostly 21.00    
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  35-40 lb containers CA    
30.00-35.00 mostly 35.00 MX 30.00-35.00 mostly 30.00                           
---BATATAS:  MARKET  STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL lge 29.00-32.00 mostly 32.00    
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR 40.00-45.00   
mostly 45.00 JM 45.00                                                          
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  45 lb cartons CR 23.00-26.00     
mostly 23.00-24.00 Many marked as 40lb cartons 50 lb cartons PN 23.00-26.00    
mostly 25.00-26.00 50 lb sacks CR 23.00-26.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 PN 23.00-26.00
mostly 25.00-26.00 Sold Loose at .55 lb                                        
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 60s 22.00-28.00  
mostly 26.00-27.00 MX 60s 22.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 40 lb cartons CR 24s  
14.00-18.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 Dark Green 60s 32.00-34.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 MX
60s 23.00-28.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 Dark Green 60s 32.00-34.00 mostly 33.00     
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s         
33.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 Local Repack Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Dry   
24s 33.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 
65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 34.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 one label 30.00 cartons TL  
Young Type 9s 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                                         
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  3/4 bushel      
cartons FL White Flesh 9s 25.00 NI Red Flesh 9s 38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00 4.5 kg
cartons VN White Flesh 9s 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00 YELLOW FLESH 45.00 Red Flesh
9s 38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00                                                    
---DURIAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  miscellaneous containers TL 260.00 
40LB Styro containers                                                          
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET CHINA HIGHER; OTHERS STEADY.  30 lb    
cartons BR 50.00-51.00 mostly 51.00 CQ 21.00-24.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 10 lb    
cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 15.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 5 lb cartons       
Repacked Local and Enroute 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00                            
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET  STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 34.00-40.00 mostly 
35.00 per lb MX 2 count .90-1.00 mostly 1.00                                   
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  20 lb cartons MX 16.00-18.00      
mostly 18.00 38-40 lb containers MX 22.00-30.00 mostly 30.00                   
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR Blanca med      
34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 44.00-49.00 mostly 49.00 EC 
Blanca med 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 Lila med 44.00-49.00 mostly 49.00          
---MAMEY SAPOTE:  MARKET  STEADY.  25 lb cartons PR 60.00-65.00 mostly 65.00   
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  5 lb cartons GU AIR 8.00-10.00  
mostly 9.00                                                                    
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd  
24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 Green      Peeled Bag 40.00 Red each flmwrpd          
22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00                                                       
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ Eddoes med 40.00 CR
Eddoes med 29.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 EC Eddoes med 29.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 HD  
Eddoes med 29.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge  
26.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 45 lb sacks BR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 29.00-32.00 
mostly 32.00 CR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 DR Dasheen 
(Coco, Islena) lge 26.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge      
26.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00                                                 
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 12.00-14.00  
mostly 12.00 Local Repack 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons Local  
Repack 35.00-36.00 mostly 36.00                                                
---TUMERIC:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00-30.00   
mostly 30.00 cartons/crates per lb FI Orange Type 7.00 30lb carton 150.00 one  
label best JM Orange Type 2.70-3.00 mostly 3.00 30 lb mshsks FI Orange Type    
150.00 40 lb mshsks JM Orange Type 90.00-95.00 mostly 95.00                    
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 58.00-60.00 
mostly 58.00                                                                   
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CB Blanca      
42.00-43.00 mostly 42.00 Hespino 42.00-43.00 mostly 42.00 Diamante Variety     
38.00 CR Blanca 42.00-43.00 mostly 42.00 40 lb cartons BR Blanca 42.00-43.00   
mostly 43.00 CR Yellow 94.00-96.00 mostly 95.00 MX Blanca 42.00-43.00 mostly   
42.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow 95.00-98.00 mostly 95.00 50 lb cartons BR Blanca 
42.00-43.00 mostly 43.00                                                       
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET  STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge 25.00-28.00
mostly 26.00-28.00                                                             

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE 51.00 10 lb cartons Local Repack 16.00-20.00  
mostly 20.00