Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
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BH_FV010                                                                       
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CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES:  MARKET CA 24-32SZ LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  flat cartons 10
3-lb mesh bags CA 24 sz 35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 32 sz 34.00-35.00 mostly
34.00 MR 24 sz 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 occas low as 24.00 28 sz 28.00-32.00   
mostly 29.00-30.00 occas low as 24.00 2.3 kg/5 lb containers MR 18s 5.00-6.00  
mostly 5.00                                                                    
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons TX Texas Fancy Marked Rio  
Star 27s 32.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 32s 29.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 36s       
26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00 40s 23.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL    
U.S. One Red 27s 32.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 32s 29.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 36s     
26.00 40s 24.00 48s 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 White 27s offering insufficient to
quote 40s 25.00                                                                
---LEMONS:  MARKET CA CHOICE 95-140S LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel  
cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 75s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 fineappear 45.00 95s   
35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 115s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 140s 33.00 165s         
fineappear 42.00-44.00 mostly 43.00 200s fineappear 42.00-44.00 mostly 43.00   
Shprs Choice 75s offering insufficient to quote 95s 28.00-32.00 mostly         
30.00-31.00 115s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 140s 28.00-32.00 mostly        
30.00-31.00 165s 28.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 200s 28.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 MX     
Marked Fancy 95s 26.00-28.00 mostly 27.00 15 kg cartons IS No Grade Marked 95s 
offerings insufficient to quote SP No Grade Marked 75s 22.00 95s 22.00 115s    
22.00 140s 22.00 TU No Grade Marked 113s 29.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 120s         
28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00                                                       
---LIMES:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 6.00-8.00 mostly 
7.50 42s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 fr cond 3.00 48s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 54s      
5.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 fr cond 3.00 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 150s         
20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 175s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 occas high  
as 26.00 fr cond 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 200s 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00  
occas high as 26.00 fr cond 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00 230s 20.00-24.00 mostly   
22.00-23.00 occas high as 25.00                                                
---MISC CITRUS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange   
Moro 44s 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 72s 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 Meyer Lemon 140 
sz 30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 7/10 bushel cartons CA Pummelo 8s 30.00 10s  
30.00 12s 30.00 14s 30.00 4/5 bushel cartons DR Sour Orange irreg sz 22.00 FL  
Sour Orange irreg sz 22.00 22 lb cartons w/ stems/leaves CA Shprs 1st Grade    
Satsuma irreg sz 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00 cartons 18 1-lb film bags CA Shprs   
1st Grade Meyer Lemon sml 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh   
bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Satsuma med 36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00             
---ORANGES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 36s  
28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 40s 27.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 48s 34.00-36.00    
mostly 35.00 56s 30.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 88s     
20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 113s 17.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 138s 16.00-19.00 mostly 
18.00 163s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Cara Cara 72s 40.00 one label Shprs Choice 
Navel 40s 27.00-28.00 mostly 27.00 48s 32.00 56s 30.00-32.00 72s 28.00 88s     
19.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 113s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 138s 16.00-18.00 mostly 
17.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Navel 48s offerings insufficient to     
quote Valencia 100s 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00 Hamlin 100s 22.00 Pineapple 125s  
21.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 Mid-Season 80s 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 100s    
22.00 125s 19.00 Shamouti (Jaffa) 48s 18.00 56s 18.00 1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st 
Grade Navel Cara Cara 72 size 22.00-24.00 mostly 23.50                         
---TANGELOS:  MARKET FL HONEYBELL 56 S LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel 
cartons CA U.S. No. 1 Minneola 48s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 56s 35.00-36.00    
mostly 35.00 64s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 80s 35.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 FL U.S. 
No. 1 Minneola 48s 40.00-42.00 mostly 41.00 Honeybell 56s 30.00-32.00 mostly   
31.00 Honeybell fineappear 40.00-42.00 mostly 41.00 Honeybell 80s 40.00-42.00  
mostly 41.00 Honeybell cartons 12 3-lb film bags FL U.S. No. 1 Minneola 32s    
32.00 Honeybell                                                                
---TANGERINES:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons FL Tango 32 size 30.00-32.00
mostly 31.00 U.S. No. 1 Sunburst 80s 40.00 100s offerings insufficient to quote
120s 38.00 150s 24.00                                                          

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET MEXICO 12 6-OZ HIGHER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12  
1-pt cups with lids CL lge 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 MX lge 22.00-27.00   
mostly 23.00-24.00 occas low as 20.00 fineappear 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 occas low as 15.00
fineappear 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00                                      
---MISC BERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX        
Blackberries lge 27.00 fineappear 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00               
---RASPBERRIES:  MARKET HIGHER.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge           
25.00-27.00 mostly 26.00 fineappear 33.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00             
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids FL   
med-lge 33.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 MX med-lge 27.00-31.00 mostly 28.00 occas high
as 33.00 fineappear 33.00-34.00 mostly 33.00 flats 4 1-lb containers with lids 
MX With Stems med-lge 36.00 occas high as 36.00                                

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 12s 
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 HD 9s 12.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 12s 10.00-14.00 mostly 
12.00-13.00 occas high as 15.00 15s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00               
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET STEADY.  2/3 cartons HD 5s 22.00 6s 25.00-28.00 mostly   
26.00-27.00 8s 24.00-26.00 mostly 25.00                                        
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons GU Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s    
15.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 fr cond 9.00 ord cond 5.00 HD Red Flesh Seedless Type 
3s 27.00 MX Red Flesh Seedless Type Round Varieties 4s 40.00-45.00 mostly      
42.00-43.00 occas high as 50.00 5s 40.00-45.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 occas high as
50.00 6s 36.00 Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s 20.00 9s 12.00 24 inch bins per 
melon HD Red Flesh Seedless Type 15-19 lb avg 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 MX Red    
Flesh Seedless Type Round Varieties 10-14 lb avg 8.00 15-19 lb avg 9.50-12.00  
mostly 9.50 20-24 lb avg 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00                              

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET WA GOLDEN DELICIOUS 80S HIGHER, WA RED DELICIOUS 64S, PINK  
LADY 80-88S  LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack CD Ontario CDExFcy 
Honeycrisp 80s 66.00-68.00 mostly 67.00 88s 66.00-68.00 mostly 67.00 ME U.S.   
ExFcy Red Delicious 100s 22.00 Mcintosh 80s 31.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 88s       
31.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 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 U.S. One Mcintosh 125s 16.00-17.00 mostly 17.00  
138s 16.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 NH U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 72s 28.00-32.00 mostly    
32.00 80s 28.00-29.00 mostly 28.00 Cortland 88s 28.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 NY    
U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 80s 32.00 88s 30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 100s 30.00    
U.S. Fcy Red Delicious 64s 24.00 72s 24.00 80s 20.00 88s 20.00 Fuji 100s 24.00 
125s 19.00 Gala 72s 21.00 80s 21.00 88s 19.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 100s          
18.00-20.00 mostly 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 Fuji 80s 36.00 88s 36.00
WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s 34.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 occas low as 32.00 
72s 32.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 80s 32.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 88s      
32.00-36.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 100s 30.00-34.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 113s        
31.00-33.00 mostly 32.00 125s 29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 Golden Delicious  
64s 45.00 72s 43.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 80s 43.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-46.00
88s 40.00-44.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 100s 40.00-44.00 mostly 42.00-43.00 Fuji 48s
39.00 56s 39.00 72s 44.00 80s 38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00-40.00 fineappear        
46.00-48.00 mostly 47.00 88s 36.00-40.00 mostly 37.00-38.00 fineappear         
42.00-44.00 mostly 43.00 100s 34.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 occas high as 38.00 125s
30.00 Granny Smith 56s 42.00-44.00 mostly 43.00 fineappear 55.00 64s           
38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00-40.00 occas high as 48.00 fineappear 48.00-53.00      
mostly 50.00-51.00 72s 45.00-48.00 mostly 45.00-46.00 fineappear 50.00-52.00   
mostly 51.00 80s 42.00-46.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 fineappear 48.00-50.00 mostly  
48.00-49.00 88s 42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 fineappear 48.00-50.00 mostly   
48.00-49.00 100s 42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 fineappear 48.00 113s          
42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 125s 42.00-46.00 mostly 44.00-45.00 Gala 72s    
42.00-45.00 mostly 43.00-44.00 80s 38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00-40.00 fineappear   
44.00 88s 38.00-42.00 mostly 39.00 fineappear 44.00 100s 34.00-38.00 mostly    
35.00-36.00 113s 34.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 125s 32.00 Braeburn 64s        
38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00 72s 38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00 80s 36.00-40.00 mostly   
38.00-39.00 88s 36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 100s 34.00-36.00 mostly 35.00   
Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 60.00 80s 48.00 fineappear 60.00 88s 48.00-53.00     
mostly 50.00-51.00 fineappear 60.00 100s 48.00-50.00 mostly 49.00 cartons cell 
pack WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 80s 48.00-50.00 mostly 49.00 96s 48.00 cartons
12 3-lb film bags NY U.S. ExFcy Gala 2 1/2" min/up 24.00 Mcintosh 2 1/2" min/up
21.00-22.00 Cortland 2 1/2" min/up 21.00-22.00 U.S. Fcy Mcintosh 2 1/2" min/up 
18.00 WA WAExFcy Fuji 2 1/2" min/up 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 Granny Smith 2    
1/2" min/up 38.00 Gala 2 1/2" min/up 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00                  
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 32s 30.00-34.00 mostly   
32.00-33.00 fr qual 22.00 36s 30.00 fr qual 24.00 40s ord cond 10.00 48s       
26.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas high as 32.00and low as 24.00 ord cond    
10.00 fr qual 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 60s 30.00 fr qual 23.00 flats 2   
layer DR Various Greenskin Varieties 18s 32.00 20s 32.00                       
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons containerized CB lge 16.00-18.00    
mostly 17.00-18.00 CR lge 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 EC lge 15.00-18.00    
mostly 17.00-18.00 40 lb cartons institutional pack EC petite 16.00-18.00      
mostly 17.00-18.00 HD petite 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 15 lb cartons EC   
Baby sml 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00                                              
---CHERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 kg cartons bagged AG jbo 48.00-50.00    
mostly 49.00-50.00                                                             
---FRUITS OTHER:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears Shinko 10s    
19.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 Cactus Pears red 20s 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 36s     
17.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 11 lb cartons loose CA ExFcy Dates Medjool lge 60.00  
cartons 1 layer FL Carambola - Star Fruit 16s 21.00 25s 16.00 WA Apple Pears   
Olympic 16s 16.00 cartons 24 10-oz cups pitted CA Dates 43.00 10 lb cartons FL 
Passion Fruit Purple 10s 42.00 40 lb crates MX Cactus Pears Red 30s            
insufficient to quote White 30s insufficient to quote flats 12 8-oz containers 
with lids MX Figs Black Mission med-lge 45.00 containers film wrapped CA Edible
Flowers Mixed Blooms 96s 12.00 TW Edible Flowers Orchid-Dendrobium 50s         
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 96s 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 flats 8 16-oz containers 
with lids MX Figs Black Mission med-lge 48.00 20 lb cartons FL Guava Green     
giant 65.00-70.00 mostly 69.00                                                 
---GRAPES:  MARKET PERU SWEET CELEBRATION HIGHER, PERU SUGRAONE LOWER; OTHERS  
ABOUT STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged CL White Seedless Type lge-exlge        
30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 Sweet Celebration exlge 30.00 PE Thompson Seedless    
exlge 30.00-32.00 mostly 31.00 Sugraone exlge 38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00 Black   
Seedless exlge 33.00 Red Globe exlge 30.00 Sweet Celebration exlge 30.00-34.00 
mostly 32.00-33.00                                                             
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET ITALY 33S TRAY, 25 SZ AND 36 SZ LOOSE HIGHER; OTHERS     
ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer CL Hayward 33s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 GR   
Hayward 33s 8.00-8.50 IT Hayward 33s 11.00 36s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 9 kg    
(19.8 lb) containers loose CL Hayward 36 sz 20.00-23.00 mostly 21.00-22.00 GR  
Hayward 25 sz 24.00 30 sz 22.00 39 sz 20.00 IT Hayward 25 sz 26.00 27 sz       
18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 30 sz 21.00-22.00 mostly 21.00 33 sz 18.00-22.00
mostly 20.00-21.00 36 sz 24.00 39 sz 21.00                                     
---MANGOES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer PE Kent 6s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 7s 
8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 8s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 10s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 40 lb 
cartons PR Green Cooking Type med insufficient to quote                        
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow  
Flesh Varieties 44s 26.00 48s 27.00 24 lb cartons loose CL Various Yellow Flesh
Varieties 60s 26.00                                                            
---PAPAYA:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons FL Green Cooking Type lge 24.00 3.5  
kg containers BR Solo Type Golden 9s 16.00 10s 16.00 35-40 lb cartons GU       
Maradol Type 12s 32.00 Tainung 8s 32.00 10s 28.00-32.00 mostly 29.00-30.00     
Green Cooking Type lge 32.00 MX Maradol Type 9s 40.00 12s 42.00 Tainung 12s    
28.00                                                                          
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow     
Flesh Varieties 40s 26.00 44s 26.00                                            
---PEARS:  MARKET WA D'ANJOU 80S, COMICE 35S LOWER; OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  4/5  
bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One Bartlett 70s 40.00 80s 40.00 120s 34.00 135s
32.00 150s 32.00 D'Anjou 80s 37.00 90s 38.00 100s 38.00 150s 32.00 Bosc 70s    
fineappear 70.00 80s 37.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 fineappear 80.00 90s       
37.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 fineappear 90.00 100s 38.00 120s 36.00 WA U.S.  
One Bartlett 70s 36.00 90s 38.00 D'Anjou 70s 39.00-42.00 mostly 40.00-41.00    
occas low as 34.00 80s 34.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 90s 37.00-39.00 mostly   
38.00 100s 34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-36.00 120s 31.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 135s   
28.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00 150s 28.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 Bosc 70s    
37.00-38.00 mostly 37.00 80s 37.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-39.00 90s 36.00-40.00    
mostly 38.00 100s 35.00-38.00 mostly 36.00-37.00 120s 34.00-36.00 mostly 35.00 
Taylors Gold 50s 27.00 2/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One Comice 40s 25.00 
45s 26.00 French Butter 50s 25.00 ORExFcy Forelle 55s 35.00 60s 35.00 81s 38.00
90s 38.00 108s 38.00 Stark Crimson 40s 28.00 WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou 30s 25.00 
35s 25.00 40s 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 45s 21.00 120s 31.00 Comice 35s   
22.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 Stark Crimson 40s 24.00                               
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Fuyu 18s 13.00 SP Triumph 
10s 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00                                                   
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  26 lb cartons CR golden ripe 5s 11.00-12.00    
mostly 11.00 6s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 7s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 8s        
10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 PN golden ripe 5s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 7s   
11.50-12.00 mostly 12.00 8s 11.00                                              
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB Green lge 28.00 EC Green med   
28.00 GU Green med 22.00 Yellow med 28.00-29.00 mostly 28.00                   
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   24 lb cartons loose CL Various Black Varieties 60s
27.00 cartons 2 layer CL Various Black Varieties 56s 29.00 cartons 2 layer tray
pack CL Various Black Varieties 44s 28.00                                      

ORGANIC                                                                        

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 80s 34.00 Fuji 80s 45.00 
Granny Smith 80s 45.00 Gala 100s 36.00 Braeburn 80s 45.00 Pinova (Sonata) 80s  
36.00                                                                          
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons containerized CR lge 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-27.00  
---PEARS: 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One Bosc 80s 49.00