Wholesale Market Asian F&V Report - Boston, MA
BOSTON Terminal Prices as of 13-FEB-2018                                       
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (617) 387-4498     Fax:  (617) 389-1387                                
                                                                               

BH_FV057                                                                       
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MISC ASIAN VEGETABLES                                                          
---BAMBOO SHOOTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   50 lb cartons DR 200.00 China 22lb carton 
60.00 PR 200.00                                                                
---BEAN SPROUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb film bags MA 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00   
Repacked Enroute 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 cartons 12 12-oz packages MA 12.00-15.00
mostly 12.00-13.00                                                             
---BITTERMELON:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  30 lb cartons DR med 33.00-36.00 mostly 
36.00 Chinese Indian lge 40.00-46.00 mostly 46.00 FL Indian lge 40.00-46.00    
mostly 46.00 HD med 33.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 Chinese Indian lge 40.00-46.00    
mostly 46.00 MX med 33.00-36.00 mostly 33.00 Chinese lge 33.00-36.00 mostly    
36.00 Chinese                                                                  
---BOK CHOY:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  50 lb cartons CA 25.00-28.00 mostly 28.00  
TX 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00 Local Repack 22.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 WGA crates CA
26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00-27.00 1 3/4 bushel cartons FL 20.00-25.00 mostly 24.00
Few 10 lb cartons Local Repack Baby Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 14.00-18.00 
mostly 15.00 30 lb containers CA Baby Bok Choy Green Stem (Shanghai)           
22.00-28.00 mostly 24.00 occas high as 30.00 1.5 bushel cartons FL Baby Bok    
Choy Green Stem (Shanghai) 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00                            
---CHINESE CABBAGE:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  celery crates FL Long Type 12s      
16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb cartons CA Nappa 12s 22.00-25.00 mostly   
24.00 TX Nappa 12s 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 30 lb cartons Local Repack   
Nappa 12s 18.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 1 7/8 bushel cartons CA Nappa 12s 24.00 FL  
Nappa 12s 18.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 TX Nappa 12s 20.00 1.3 bushel crates MX     
Nappa 12s 20.00-24.00 mostly 20.00                                             
---CHINESE CHIVES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates CA 75.00-80.00 mostly 80.00 
30lb cartons per lb CA 3.00 30lb cartons                                       
---CHOY SUM:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CA Long Type 35.00 Short Type 35.00
---DAIKON:  MARKET  ABOUT STEADY.  1 1/9 bushel containers Local Repack Topped 
12s 19.00-24.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 40 lb cartons CA Topped 12s 22.00-24.00     
mostly 24.00 occas high as 27.00 With Tops 12s 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 FL     
Topped 12s 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00 With Tops 12s 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 TX  
With Tops 12s 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 celery crates FL Topped 12s 25.00       
---DONQUA (WINTER MELON): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb crates Local  
Repack 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 per lb Local Repack .75-.80 mostly .75         
---GAI CHOY (CHINESE MUSTARD): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons  
CA 25.00 MX 25.00 cartons per lb CA 1.00-1.25 mostly 1.00                      
---LONG BEANS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons per lb MX green  
3.00-4.00 mostly 4.00 white 3.00-4.00 mostly 4.00 20 lb cartons MX green 60.00 
one label 50.00 white 60.00 one label 50.00                                    
---LOTUS ROOT: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  cartons/crates per lb CQ       
2.50-3.00 mostly 2.50 20 kg containers CQ 70.00-100.00 mostly 75.00            
---MOAP (SMOOTH LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons/crates  
CA med 25.00-29.00 mostly 29.00 HD med 29.00-33.00 mostly 29.00 one label 25.00
MX med 24.00-25.00 mostly 24.00                                                
---MOQUA (FUZZY SQUASH):  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons HD sml 30.00-32.00     
mostly 30.00 med 30.00-36.00 mostly 32.00 40 lb cartons CA med 30.00-36.00     
mostly 35.00 MX med 30.00-36.00 mostly 30.00                                   
---OPO (LONG SQUASH):  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb containers HD 36.00-42.00 mostly  
42.00 Chinese variety 40 lb containers CA 36.00-42.00 mostly 42.00 Chinese     
variety HD 26.00-38.00 mostly 36.00 Indian variety 40.00-42.00 mostly 42.00    
Chinese variety MX 34.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 Chinese variety                    
---SINQUA (ANGLED/RIDGED LUFFA): OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb crates 
HD 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 35 lb crates DR 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 Indian    
variety 32.00 MX 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00                                      
---TINDORA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons DR AIR 44.00-45.00  
mostly 45.00 GU AIR 44.00-45.00 mostly 45.00 JM AIR 44.00-45.00 mostly 45.00   
one label best 80.00