Wholesale Market Subtropical 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_FV056                                                                       
Weather at 7:00am  Scattered Clouds   25   Yesterday's High   48               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
---ALOE LEAVES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 18.00-21.00  
mostly 21.00                                                                   
---BANANA FLOWERS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  35-40 lb containers MX     
38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00                                                       
---BATATAS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons FL lge 40.00-42.00  
mostly 42.00                                                                   
---BREADFRUIT: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR 32.00 one     
label 40.00 JM 32.00 one label 45.00                                           
---CALABAZA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons PN 28.00-30.00     
mostly 30.00 50 lb sacks CR 21.00-23.00 mostly 23.00 Sold loose at .75lb PN    
27.00-30.00 mostly 30.00 Sold Loose at .75 lb                                  
---CHAYOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CR 60s 24.00-27.00  
mostly 24.00 Dark Green 60s 26.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 MX 60s 18.00 Dark Green   
60s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00 cartons CR 24s 18.00                              
---COCONUTS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons DR Dry 24s         
33.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 Local Repack Water 10s 20.00-25.00 mostly 20.00 
Dry 24s 38.00-45.00 mostly 45.00 40 lb sacks FL Water 10s 22.00-25.00 mostly   
22.00 65-70 lb sacks DR Dry 40s 45.00-55.00 mostly 45.00 one label 42.00       
cartons TL Young Type 9s 17.00-22.00 mostly 18.00                              
---DRAGON FRUIT (RED PITAYA):  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons VN White Flesh 8s 
38.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 Red Flesh 8s 47.00-48.00 mostly 48.00 Yellow Flesh EC 
8ct carton 33.00                                                               
---GINGER ROOT:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons BR 51.00 CQ 23.00-25.00 mostly  
24.00 10 lb cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 15.00-20.00 mostly 20.00 5 lb   
cartons Repacked Local and Enroute 8.00-12.00 mostly 12.00                     
---JACKFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  36-40 lb cartons MX 2 count 45.00-50.00 mostly  
45.00 per lb MX 2 count 1.75-2.00 mostly 1.75                                  
---JICAMA: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  20 lb cartons MX 14.00-16.00 mostly
14.00 38-40 lb containers MX 22.00-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00                    
---LONGAN: OFFERINGS NO OFFERINGS.   10 lb cartons VN no offerings 20 lb       
cartons FL no offerings                                                        
---LYCHEE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   10 lb cartons MX lge 48.00 Few                   
---MALANGA: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CR Blanca med 30.00-32.00 mostly  
32.00 one label 24.00 40 lb cartons CR Lila med 30.00-33.00 mostly 32.00 one   
label 24.00 EC Blanca med 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 one label 24.00 Lila med    
30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 one label 24.00                                       
---MAMEY SAPOTE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   25 lb cartons FL 85.00 PR 80.00-85.00      
mostly 85.00                                                                   
---RAMBUTAN: OFFERINGS NO OFFERINGS.   5 kg cartons HD no offerings VN no      
offerings                                                                      
---SUGARCANE: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   40 lb bundles FL each flmwrpd 20.00-22.00     
mostly 22.00 Peeled Bag 34.00 Red each flmwrpd 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00        
---TARO:  MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons CQ Eddoes med 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 
EC Eddoes med 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 one label 26.00 HD Eddoes med           
32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 one label 26.00 40 lb cartons CR Eddoes med           
32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 one label 26.00 40 lb sacks MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) 
lge 15.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 45 lb sacks DR Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge   
30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 MX Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00
---TOMATILLOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX 12.00-16.00   
mostly 14.00 Local Repack 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 1 1/9 bushel cartons  
Local Repack 30.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 one label few 24.00                
---TUMERIC: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  30 lb cartons JM Orange Type 80.00
10 lb cartons JM Orange Type 27.00 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         
---YAMPI: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  36 lb cartons CR 58.00-60.00 mostly 
58.00                                                                          
---YAMS (NAMES): OFFERINGS LIGHT.   36 lb cartons CB Blanca 30.00-32.00 mostly 
32.00 one label 24.00 Hespino 30.00-32.00 mostly 32.00 CR Blanca 28.00-32.00   
mostly 32.00 occas low as 24.00 40 lb cartons MX Blanca 26.00-30.00 mostly     
28.00 45 lb cartons JM Yellow 50.00-56.00 mostly 50.00                         
---YUCA (CASSAVA):  MARKET STEADY.  WAXED 36 lb cartons CR med-lge 22.00-24.00 
mostly 22.00                                                                   

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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