Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 16-APR-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV010                                                                       
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.    SNOW SHOWERS 31    YESTERDAY'S HIGH   39            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 21 sz     
36.00 32 sz 37.00 40 sz 34.00 cartons 4 5-lb containers CA 21 sz 24.00 2.3 kg/5
lb containers MR 24s 4.50-5.00                                                 
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET FLORIDA RED 40S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
7/10 bushel cartons TX Texas Choice Marked Rio Star 23s 20.00 32s 19.00 36s    
19.00 40s 17.00 48s 17.00 56s 17.00-18.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red   
27s 28.00-28.50 mostly 28.00 32s 26.50-27.00 40s 23.00-25.00 mostly 24.50-25.00
56s 22.00 Star Ruby 23s 28.50 27s 28.50 32s 27.50 40s 22.50 White 32s          
24.00-25.00 8 5-lb film bags FL U.S. One Red 48 sz 27.00-28.00 TX Texas Fancy  
Marked Rio Star 48 sz 22.00                                                    
---LEMONS:  MARKET CALIFORNIA SLIGHTLY HIGHER, MEXICO ABOUT STEADY.  7/10      
bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 115s 38.00 200s 37.50 Shprs Choice 95s       
30.00-31.00 mostly 30.00 115s 30.00-33.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 140s 32.00-33.00  
165s 33.00-34.00 MX Marked Choice 75s 25.00-27.50 mostly 26.00-27.00 95s       
24.50-27.50 mostly 25.00-26.00                                                 
---LIMES:  MARKET 10-LB HIGHER, 110-175S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, 200-250S SLIGHTLY    
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 17.00 40 lb    
cartons MX Seedless Type 110s 55.00-56.00 150s 55.00-56.00 175s 56.00-58.00    
200s 50.00-54.00 mostly 50.00-53.00 230s 38.00-40.00 250s 35.00 containers 17  
2-lb bags MX Seeded Types 33.00                                                
---MISC CITRUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange 
Moro 88s 18.00 7/10 bushel cartons CA Sweet Lime mam 36.00 jbo 34.00 Shprs 1st 
Grade Blood Orange Moro 88s 39.00 4/5 bushel cartons JM Uglifruit/Uniqfruit 14s
21.00-23.00 10 lb cartons CA Kumquats sml 37.00-37.50 Meyer Lemon med          
23.00-24.00 cartons 18 1-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Meyer Lemon med 18.00 
15 kg containers IT Blood Orange Tarocco sz 7 20.50                            
---ORANGES:  MARKET SHIPPERS FIRST GRADE 88S & 113S, CHOICE 88S HIGHER, OTHERS 
ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 48s 26.00-28.00 few
25.00 56s 25.00-26.00 mostly 25.00 few 28.00 72s 28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00
88s 29.00 113s 31.00 Cara Cara 48s 32.00 56s 35.00 72s 26.00 Shprs Choice Navel
72s 23.00 88s 24.00-24.50 113s offerings insufficient to quote 138s 26.00-26.50
MX No Grade Marks Valencia 72s 19.00-20.00 88s 19.00-20.00 113s 19.00-20.00 4/5
bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 64s 23.50-24.00 one label 27.00 80s      
22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 100s 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 1/2 cartons CA    
Shprs 1st Grade Navel Cara Cara 72s 19.00 cartons 12 3-lb bags CA Shprs 1st    
Grade Navel Cara Cara 72s 19.00 cartons 10 4-lb film bags CA Shprs Choice Navel
72 size 31.00-32.00 FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 64 size 25.00-28.00 mostly          
26.00-28.00 80 size 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.50-26.00                             
---TANGELOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Minneola
48s 30.00 56s 30.00 64s 30.00 80s 28.00                                        
---TANGERINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 bushel cartons CA Golden Nugget jbo 28.00
cartons 10 3-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade W. Murcott Afourer 24 size        
38.00-38.50                                                                    

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 1-pt cups with lids CL lge         
24.00-24.50 fr cond 5.00-8.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CL lge 28.00-29.00  
MX lge 34.00                                                                   
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids CB AIR        
Gooseberries 25.50 Red Currants offerings insufficient to quote MX Blackberries
lge 24.00-26.00 fineappear 28.50                                               
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red lge     
36.00-38.50 fineappear 42.00-42.50                                             
---STRAWBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA       
med-lge 27.00-29.00 flats 4 2-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 22.00-22.50   

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 14.00-15.00 12s 18.00  
holdovers 12.00-14.00 15s 18.00 oversized 1/2 cartons GU 6s (5 size) holdovers 
11.00 9s (6 size) 13.50 one label high as 18.00 holdovers 10.00                
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET GUATEMALA LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons GU 4s 
11.00-12.00 5s 11.00-12.00 yellow 6s 12.00 8s 11.00 HD 5s 15.00 6s 16.00       
oversized 2/3 cartons GU 5s (4 size) 13.00-14.00 HD 5s (4 size) 15.00          
---MISC MELONS: OFFERINGS NONE.                                                
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET MEXICO SEEDLESS CARTONS LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
cartons per carton FL Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s 35.00 5s 35.00 MX Red Flesh   
Seedless Type 5s 34.50-35.00 flat cartons GU Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 6s   
18.00 MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 9s fr cond 9.00 24 inch bins FL Red Flesh
Seedless Type 45s 300.00 60s 300.00 HD Red Flesh Seedless Type 60s 240.00 MX   
Red Flesh Seeded Type 35s 150.00                                               

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious   
56s 21.00 64s 24.00-26.00 few 22.50 72s 24.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 few 26.50     
fineappear 31.00 88s 24.00-26.00 few 26.50 fineappear 28.00 100s 24.00-26.50   
mostly 26.00 fineappear 28.00 113s 24.00-24.50 125s 22.00-23.00 mostly 22.00   
138s 22.00 Golden Delicious 56s 27.00-27.50 64s fineappear 38.00 72s fineappear
39.00 88s 32.00 fineappear 39.00 100s 28.00 fineappear 34.00-35.00 113s 32.00  
Fuji 64s 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00 72s 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00 80s 
28.00 88s 31.00 fineappear 33.00-34.00 100s 28.00-29.00 few 26.00 Granny Smith 
64s 28.00-29.00 72s 28.00-29.00 fineappear 48.00 88s 30.00-32.00 fineappear    
40.00 one label 48.00 100s 30.00 fineappear 36.00-37.00 Gala 64s 28.00-29.00   
72s 30.00-33.00 fineappear 38.00 80s 28.50 88s 30.00-33.00 fineappear          
38.00-40.00 100s 26.50-30.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 Braeburn 64s 34.00 72s         
29.00-30.00 80s 32.00 100s 30.00 Honeycrisp 72s 60.00 88s fineappear           
71.00-74.00 mostly 72.00-73.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 88s 50.00 100s 39.00-40.00
U.S. ExFcy Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 100s 28.00 WAFcy Honeycrisp 88s 38.00 100s    
30.00 cartons cell pack NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 88s 22.50 U.S. Fcy Mcintosh 72s 
18.00 80s 18.00 88s 18.00 WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 60s fineappear 35.00 96s 
fineappear 42.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags MI U.S. ExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2"  
min 21.00 2 1/4" min 14.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/4" min 14.00 Gala 2 1/4" min   
15.00 Honeycrisp 2 1/2" min 26.00 NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 2 1/2" min 19.00-20.00
WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 24.00-26.00 2 1/4" min 22.00 Golden        
Delicious 2 1/2" min 24.00 Fuji 2 1/2" min 26.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min       
24.00-26.00 occas lower Gala 2 1/2" min 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 2 1/4"  
min 22.00 bushel cartons loose MI U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 3" min 22.00     
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET MEXICO 36S HIGHER, ORGANIC ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS SLIGHTLY  
HIGHER.  cartons 2 layer DR Various Greenskin Varieties 24s fr qual 16.00 MX   
Hass 32s 42.00-44.00 fr qual 37.25 36s 42.00-44.00 few 39.00 fr qual 37.25 40s 
42.00-44.00 occas lower fr qual 37.25 fineappear 52.00 48s 42.00-44.00 fr qual 
37.25 fineappear 52.00 60s 38.00-40.00 mostly 39.00 fineappear 43.00 70s       
34.00-36.00 mostly 36.00 84s 25.00-26.00                                       
---BANANAS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB 17.00-18.00 fr qual        
16.00-16.50 CR 17.00-18.00 fr qual 16.00-16.50 GU 17.00-18.00 fr qual          
16.00-16.50 HD 17.00-18.00 fr qual 16.00-16.50 MX 17.00-18.00 fr qual          
16.00-16.50 35 lb cartons CR Burro 32.00 occas lower 20 lb cartons CB Manzano  
20.00-21.00 few 18.00 occas lower EC Red 21.00 15 lb cartons CR Baby 20.00     
occas lower EC Baby 20.00 occas lower                                          
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CL Apple Pears Hosui
14s 15.00 15s 14.00 FL Carambola - Star Fruit 16s offerings insufficient to    
quote 25s offerings insufficient to quote 15 lb cartons loose CA ExFcy Dates   
Medjool lge 56.00 cartons 1 layer tray pack WA Kiwano 12s 55.00 flats 1 layer  
CA Cactus Pears Red 20s 16.50 cartons 2 layer CA Apple Pears Hosui 24s 26.00   
32s 26.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Quince Pineapple 28s 35.00 cartons 24   
10-oz cups pitted CA Dates Deglet Nour 45.00 ExFcy Dates Medjool lge 45.00     
cartons 24 9-oz packages CA Figs Black Mission 60.00 Calimyrna 60.00 18 kg     
containers CQ Apple Pears Yali 80s 28.00 10 lb cartons FL Guava 29.00-31.00    
occas lower 13 lb cartons MX Guava 22.00-23.00 16 lb cartons MX Guava          
19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 20 lb cartons FL Guava med 64.00 (Thai type) MX 
Guava 23.00-24.00                                                              
---GRAPES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged CL Thompson Seedless 
jbo 36.00-38.00 exlge 28.00-30.00 med-lge 25.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 few   
24.00 Flame Seedless lge 24.00 Crimson Seedless exlge fineappear 33.00 med-lge 
24.00-24.50 mostly 24.00 few 26.00 Black Seedless exlge 27.00-30.00 Red Globe  
jbo 23.00-25.00 med-lge 20.00-21.00 Autumn Royal exlge 28.50 med-lge 25.00     
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer CA Hayward 33s 11.00-14.00  
mostly 12.00-13.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Hayward 32.00 6 kg containers  
loose IT Yellow Flesh 36 sz 30.00 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose IT Hayward 25
sz 29.00 33 sz 24.00-25.00 36 sz 23.00 39 sz 24.00-25.00                       
---MANGOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer MX Haden 7s 6.00-7.00 mostly  
6.50 8s 6.00-6.50 occas higher 9s 6.00-6.50 occas higher Tommy Atkins 7s 8.00  
8s 7.50 few 8.00 9s 7.00 10s 7.00 Ataulfo 12s 8.50-9.00 few 8.00 14s 8.00-8.50 
16s 8.00 18s 7.50-8.00 20s 7.00-8.00 50 lb cartons PE Green Cooking Type med   
70.00                                                                          
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow  
Flesh Varieties 36s 24.00 9 kg containers loose CL Various Yellow Flesh        
Varieties 34 sz 28.00 36 sz 28.00                                              
---PAPAYA:  MARKET MEXICO HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons HI AIR   
Solo Type Yellow Flesh 8s 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 9s 24.00-27.00 mostly 
25.00-26.00 occas higher 10s 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 occas higher 40 lb 
cartons BZ Green Cooking Type 22.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 3.5 kg containers BR AIR
Solo Type Red Flesh 9s 17.00 Yellow Flesh 8s 13.00 35-40 lb cartons MX Maradol 
Type 6s 28.00-29.00 occas higher 8s 28.00-29.00 occas higher 9s 28.00-29.00    
occas higher                                                                   
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer tray pack FL Various Yellow     
Flesh Varieties 24s 22.00-22.50 cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow    
Flesh Varieties 36s 23.50 40s 21.50-23.50 9 kg containers loose CL Various     
Yellow Flesh Varieties 34 sz 30.00-32.00 36 sz 30.00-32.00 40 sz 34.00 42 sz   
34.00                                                                          
---PEARS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One D'Anjou
80s 31.00 90s 31.00 Bosc Golden 80s 43.00 90s 41.00 WA U.S. One Bartlett 90s   
46.00 100s 46.00 D'Anjou 80s 36.00 100s 35.00 135s 32.00 Bosc 80s 34.50        
fineappear 44.00 WAFcy Bosc 70s 32.00 90s 30.00 100s 30.00 2/5 bushel cartons  
WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou 30s 22.00 45s 19.00 Comice 35s 28.00 18 kg containers  
AG Bartlett 80 sz 36.50 90 sz 34.50 100 sz 32.50 18 kg cartons tray pack CL    
Summer Bartlett 70 sz 37.00 90 sz 37.00                                        
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 6s        
12.00-12.50 occas higher 7s 12.00-12.50 MX golden ripe 6s 11.00-13.00 mostly   
12.00 7s 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 8s 11.00-13.00 occas higher                  
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB green 26.00 yellow 28.00 occas 
lower EC green 26.00 yellow 28.00 occas lower GU green 26.00 yellow 28.00 occas
lower                                                                          
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Autumn Pride 40s     
26.00 Larry Anne 30s 26.00 40s 26.00 Marked Black Plum 40s 20.00-21.00 9 kg    
containers loose CL Larry Anne 50 sz 26.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CL        
Interspecific Type Dapple Dandy 50s 22.00                                      

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: flat cartons 15 2-lb mesh bags CA 24 sz 54.00                  
---GRAPEFRUIT: 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 40s 38.50                    
---LEMONS: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 115s 60.50 reusable plastic  
cntrs 18 2-lb mesh bags CA Shprs 1st Grade 62.50                               
---LIMES: 10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 22.50                             
---ORANGES: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 56s 49.50 cartons 10  
4-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 72 size offerings insufficient to quote

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 38.50                      
---MISC BERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Blackberries lge 30.50        
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red lge 54.50                  
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge fineappear       
38.50-40.00 MX med-lge 32.00-32.50 flats 4 2-lb containers with lids CA med-lge
fineappear 32.50                                                               

MELONS                                                                         
---WATERMELONS: flat cartons MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 9s 24.50          

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 100s 32.00 cartons 12    
3-lb film bags WA WAExFcy Gala 2 1/2" min 28.00                                
---AVOCADOS: cartons 2 layer MX Hass 48s 50.25 60s 44.50 70s 42.50 cartons 15  
1.25 (4 count) mesh bags MX Hass 42.50                                         
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB 26.00 EC 26.00 MX 26.00                           
---KIWIFRUIT: 20 lb cartons loose CA Hayward 33 sz 38.50 cartons 20 1-lb film  
bags CA Hayward 40.50                                                          
---MANGOES: flats 1 layer PE Kent 9s 9.50                                      
---PEARS: 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One Bartlett 90s 44.50            
---PINEAPPLES: cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 7s 24.50