Wholesale Market Subtropical F&V Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 09-OCT-2019                                      
                                                                               
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.: Sunny 58                                                  
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 71                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX 11.00-13.00                
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   35-40 lb containers MX 22.00-24.00       
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks FL med-lge 28.00-30.00 occas lower. 
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb sacks MX 17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00  
---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 cartons CR Dark Green 24.00-26.00 MX Dark 
Green 16.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Prickly Type 26.00                        
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons FL Water 10s 18.00-21.00 mostly  
20.00-21.00 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 42.00-45.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 occas     
lower MX Dry 24s 40.00 occas lower. 30s 35.00 occas lower. cartons DR Dry      
Grooved 24s 40.00-42.00 TL Young Type 9s 15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 12s    
15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00                                                 
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX White Flesh  
12s 34.00 NI AIR Red Flesh 9s 39.00 VN AIR Red Flesh 9s 39.50-42.00 mostly     
40.00-41.00                                                                    
---GALANGA (SIAM, THAI GINGER): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb containers per lb HI  
3.50                                                                           
---GINGER ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   30 lb cartons BR 28.00-32.00 mostly         
30.00-31.00 CQ 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 occas lower                      
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38-40 lb containers MX 20.00-23.00 mostly        
21.00-22.00                                                                    
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons with stems FL 27.00-31.00 mostly   
28.00-29.00                                                                    
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons EC Blanca lge 32.00-34.00 Lila sml
44.00-46.00 occas higher.                                                      
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 75.00 occas lower.        
---QUENAPAS: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                  
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 lb cartons GU 11.00-14.00 mostly        
12.00-13.00 occas higher.                                                      
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL 18.00-22.00 mostly      
19.00-20.00 Red 24.00                                                          
---TAMARINDO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons loose TL 43.00 40 lb cartons TL 
52.00 cartons 16 1-lb packages Repacked Local and Enroute Sweet 58.00          
---TARO: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb sacks CQ sml 38.00 EC Eddoes sml 39.00 MX    
Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 occas lower          
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   38 lb reusable plastic containers (RPC) MX   
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 occas higher. 38-44 lb containers MX 22.00-24.00
(Peeled) 40 lb containers MX Milpero 28.00-30.00 1 1/9 bushel crates MX        
20.00-21.00                                                                    
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   30 lb cartons HI Orange Type 85.00 JM      
Orange Type 95.00  lower. MX Orange Type 80.00                                 
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS INSUFFICIENT TO QUOTE.                                     
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb cartons CR Blanca 37.00-40.00 mostly 
38.00-39.00 Hespino 32.00                                                      
---YUCA (CASSAVA): OFFERINGS LIGHT.  Waxed 40 lb cartons CR 22.00-26.00 mostly 
23.00-24.00                                                                    

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MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---COCONUTS: cartons TL Young Type 9s offerings insufficent to quote.          
---GINGER ROOT: 30 lb cartons PE offerings insufficient to quote.