Shipping Point Fruit Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 19-NOV-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of       
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include    
promotional allowances or other incentives.  No consideration is given to       
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

BR_FV110                                                                        
Benton Harbor, MI. Mostly Cloudy 35-42F
Grand Rapids, MI. Overcast/Haze 37-40F
Trujillo, La Libertad, PE. Cloudy 60-69F
Tucuman, AG. Partly Cloudy 70-99F
        

ARGENTINA/URUGUAY IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes  
New York and Philadelphia areas. Movement via air, few boat. Includes          
palletizing and cooling. Quality good. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med-lge    
24.00-26.00  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge 14.00-18.00  occasional      
higher and lower ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge 18.00-20.00  some
16.00, occasional higher                                                       

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack Red Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 88s 19.00-22.00  113s 17.00-19.00  occas higher Golden Delicious    
U.S. ExFcy 88s 20.00-24.00  113s 18.00-22.00  few higher Fuji U.S. ExFcy 88s   
24.00-27.00  few higher and lower 113s 20.00-22.00  few higher Gala U.S. ExFcy 
88s 24.00-28.00  125s 20.00-22.00  occasional lower Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 88s    
22.00-26.00  occasional lower 113s 18.00-22.00  occasional higher Jonagold U.S.
ExFcy 80s 19.00-25.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occasional  lower Honeycrisp U.S.     
ExFcy 80s 40.00-50.00  few higher and lower cartons 12 3-lb film bags Red      
Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-19.00 few lower Golden
Delicious U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-19.00  few 16.00, occas 21.00 Fuji U.S.  
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-22.00 Gala U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min     
18.00-21.00  Mcintosh U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-18.00  few 16.00, occas 19.00
Jonathan U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 17.00-18.00  few 15.00 Empire U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" 
min 17.00-18.00  few 15.00 Jonagold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 16.00-19.00          
Honeycrisp U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 40.00-45.00  Law Rome U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min   
16.00-18.00                                                                    

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Movement via boat, very  
few air. Includes palletizing and cooling. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids lge    
24.00-30.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge 14.00-17.00    
few low as 12.00 and high as 18.00 ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge
18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 some 16.00                                      

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Includes palletizing and       
cooling. Quality good. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids lge 24.00-30.00 mostly     
24.00-26.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids lge 14.00-18.00  few prior commitments
higher and lower ORGANIC flats 12 6-oz cups with lids med-lge 18.00-22.00      
mostly 20.00-22.00 some including prior commitments 16.00-17.00