Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Chicago, IL
USDA - Thu Dec 06, 12:08PM CST
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 06-DEC-2018                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV010                                                                       
WEATHER 7:00 A.M.: Mostly Cloudy 30                                            
YESTERDAY'S HIGH: 33                                                           
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 24 sz     
38.00 40 sz 25.00-27.00 cartons 4 5-lb containers CA 24 sz 25.00               
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons TX Texas Choice Marked Rio 
Star 36s 33.00 40s 29.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 23s 31.00-32.00 27s
31.00-32.00 occas lower 32s 32.00 40s 26.00-27.00 occas lower 56s 23.00 White  
27s 30.00 32s 28.00 36s 26.00                                                  
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and prices. 7/10 bushel       
cartons AZ Shprs 1st Grade 95s fineappear 50.00 115s fineappear 50.00 200s     
fineappear 35.00 Shprs Choice 95s 36.00 115s 35.00 140s 34.00 165s 33.00 200s  
31.00 CA Shprs 1st Grade 95s 38.00-40.00 115s 38.00-40.00 140s 38.00-40.00 165s
38.00 200s 38.00 MX Marked Choice 95s 34.00 115s 34.00                         
---LIMES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 110s           
15.00-17.00 fineappear 23.00 150s 15.00-17.00 fineappear 23.00 175s 15.00-17.00
fineappear 19.00 200s 15.00-16.00 230s 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 250s     
13.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 containers 17 2-lb bags MX Seeded Types         
20.00-24.00 mostly 21.00-23.00 35-36 lb cartons MX Seeded Types 400s 24.00     
---MISC CITRUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade      
Pummelo 14s 23.50 Sweet Lime jbo 35.00 4/5 bushel cartons JM                   
Uglifruit/Uniqfruit 32s 35.00 10 lb cartons NZ Meyer Lemon med 29.00 20 lb     
cartons AU Blood Orange Moro 58.50 22 lb cartons w/ stems/leaves CA Shprs 1st  
Grade Satsuma irreg sz 36.00 10 kg cartons UR Ortanique 45s 25.00              
---ORANGES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel
40s 31.00 48s 34.00-35.00 56s 32.00-35.00 mostly 32.00-34.00 fineappear 37.00  
72s 28.00-30.50 mostly 29.00-30.00 88s 24.00-28.00 mostly 25.00-27.00 113s     
19.00 138s 18.00 Shprs Choice Navel 72s 25.00-25.50 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. 
No. 1 Navel 40s 25.00 56s 28.00 Hamlin 64s 28.00 80s 24.00-28.00 mostly        
25.00-27.00 100s 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 125s 18.50-20.00 cartons 10    
4-lb film bags CA Shprs Choice Navel 72 size 30.00 88 size 30.00 cartons 10    
4-lb mesh bags FL U.S. No. 1 Hamlin 80 size 30.00 100 size 25.00-26.00         
---TANGERINES:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Honey 80s     
37.00 100s 35.00                                                               

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX lge     
fineappear 38.50 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge fineappear 24.50 PE       
med-lge 19.50                                                                  
---CRANBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 24 12-oz film bags WI 21.00-24.50   
mostly 22.50-24.50 cartons 12 2-lb film bags WI 32.50                          
---MISC BERRIES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids GU        
Blackberries med 11.00 fr cond 6.00 MX Blackberries lge fr cond 6.00-8.00      
fineappear 16.50 flats 8 12-oz containers with lids MX Blackberries med 12.00  
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red med     
22.50 fr cond 12.00 fineappear 34.50 flats 6 12-oz containers with lids MX Red 
med 14.00                                                                      
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET MEXICO AND CALIFORNIA HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.    
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med 28.00 ord cond 4.00 fineappear 34.50  
FL med 28.50 fineappear 34.50 MX med fineappear 34.50 flats 4 2-lb containers  
with lids CA med 18.00                                                         

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 22.00-24.00 12s        
26.00-28.00 MX 9s 22.50 12s 28.00-29.00 oversized 1/2 cartons GU 6s (5 size)   
16.00-18.00 9s (6 size) 26.50                                                  
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons GU 4s 14.00 5s 15.00-16.00 6s 
13.00-14.50 MX 5s 14.50-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 6s 15.00-18.00 mostly         
16.00-17.00 8s 18.00 oversized 2/3 cartons MX 5s (4 size) 18.00                
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons per carton MX Red Flesh Seedless
Type 4s 32.00-33.00 few 22.00 5s 32.00 few 22.00-24.00 Local Repack Red Flesh  
Seedless Type 4s 34.00-36.00 5s 34.00-36.00 flat cartons GU Red Flesh Seedless 
Miniature 6s 20.00 MX Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 8s 12.00 24 inch bins per lb
MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 36s 260.00-280.00 mostly 268.00-270.00 45s          
260.00-275.00 mostly 265.00-270.00 60s 260.00                                  

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack MI U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious   
138s 20.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s 25.00-26.50 fineappear 29.00-31.00 72s 
26.00-28.00 fineappear 30.00-31.00 few 34.00 80s 24.00-26.00 88s 25.00-27.00   
fineappear 30.00-31.00 100s 26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 fineappear 32.00    
113s 25.00 125s 22.00 Golden Delicious 64s 32.00-36.00 mostly 33.00-35.00      
fineappear 37.00-39.00 72s 34.00-36.00 fineappear 38.00-39.00 80s 32.00-34.00  
fineappear 37.00 88s 32.00-35.00 mostly 33.00-34.00 fineappear 36.00-38.00 100s
28.00 fineappear 31.00-32.00 one label 36.00 113s 30.00 Fuji 56s 36.50 64s     
38.00 72s 29.00-31.00 80s 28.00 88s 26.00 fineappear 30.00 100s fineappear     
34.00 138s 26.00 Granny Smith 56s 24.00 64s 30.00 fineappear 34.00 72s 27.50   
fineappear 30.00 few 40.00 80s fineappear 30.00 few 40.00 88s 27.50-28.50      
fineappear 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 few 36.00 100s fineappear 30.00-34.00
mostly 31.00-33.00 few 42.00 Gala 64s 28.50-29.00 72s 26.00-29.00 mostly       
27.00-28.00 occas higher fineappear 32.00-34.00 80s 30.00 88s 26.00-29.00      
mostly 27.00-28.00 fineappear 31.00 100s 26.50-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00        
fineappear 31.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 113s 22.00-24.00 Braeburn 72s        
31.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 80s 34.00 88s 28.00 100s 31.00 Jonagold 80s     
33.00 Honeycrisp 64s 36.00 88s fineappear 52.00 100s fineappear 54.00 113s     
34.00 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 46.00 80s 45.00 fineappear 56.00 Smitten 72s   
30.00 U.S. ExFcy Granny Smith 72s 33.00 88s 31.00 100s 27.00 Jonagold 64s 30.00
Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 100s 42.00 WAFcy Fuji 125s 22.00 cartons cell pack NY    
U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 88s 24.00 100s 28.00 U.S. Fcy Mcintosh 72s 20.00 88s 20.00 
WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 68s fineappear 46.00 96s fineappear 42.00 cartons  
12 3-lb film bags MI U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 2 1/4" min 14.00 Gala 2 1/4"  
min 15.00 NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 2 1/2" min 20.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 2   
1/2" min 26.00-28.00 2 1/4" min 22.00-25.00 mostly 23.00-24.00 Golden Delicious
2 1/2" min 23.00-26.50 mostly 24.00-25.00 few high as 28.00 2 1/4" min 24.50   
Fuji 2 1/2" min 22.50-23.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 23.00-25.00 few 28.00 Gala 
2 1/2" min 24.00-26.50 mostly 25.00-26.00 2 1/4" min 22.00 bushel cartons loose
MI U.S. ExFcy Fuji 2 1/2" min 22.00                                            
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and prices. cartons 2 layer 
DR Various Greenskin Varieties 24s 22.00 MX Hass 32s 32.00 36s 32.00 fineappear
44.00 40s 30.00 fineappear 41.00 48s 28.00-30.00 fineappear 40.00 60s          
26.00-28.00 fineappear 35.00 70s 24.00-27.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 fineappear     
31.00 84s 23.00 cartons 1 layer FL U.S. Comb Various Greenskin Varieties 18s   
30.00                                                                          
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB 16.00-17.00 fr qual 13.00-15.00  
CR 15.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00 GU 15.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00 HD       
15.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00 MX 15.00-17.00 fr qual 12.00-14.00 35 lb       
cartons CR Burro 32.00 occas lower 20 lb cartons CB Manzano 18.00-20.00 mostly 
19.00-20.00 occas lower EC Red 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 occas lower 15 lb      
cartons CR Baby 15.00-16.00 occas lower EC Baby 15.00-16.00 GU Baby 13.00      
---CHERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   5 kg cartons bagged CL Bing jbo 58.00     
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears Hosui
14s 18.00 16s 18.00 Shinko 16s 17.00 11 lb cartons loose CA ExFcy Dates Medjool
lge 50.00 cartons 1 layer FL Carambola - Star Fruit 20s 16.00-18.00 25s 16.00  
30s 16.00-16.50 15 lb cartons loose CA ExFcy Dates Medjool lge 58.50 cartons 1 
layer tray pack FL Passion Fruit Purple 20s 35.00 22s 35.00 25s 35.00 NZ Kiwano
12s 58.50 cartons 2 layer CA Apple Pears Hosui 28s 32.00 32s 29.00 36s 30.00   
40s 28.00 Shinko 32s 27.00 40s 26.00 cartons 2 layer tray pack CA Quince       
Pineapple 28s 38.00 30s 32.00-34.00 32s 32.00-34.00 cartons 24 10-oz cups      
pitted CA Dates Deglet Nour 46.00 ExFcy Dates Medjool lge 45.00 flats 12 1-pt  
baskets CA Figs Sierra 43.00 cartons 24 9-oz packages CA Figs Black Mission    
60.00-62.00 Calimyrna 62.00 18 kg containers CQ Apple Pears Yali 80s 48.00 10  
lb cartons FL Guava 29.00-31.00 occas lower 13 lb cartons MX Guava 26.00 16 lb 
cartons MX Guava 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 few higher and lower 20 lb     
cartons MX Guava 23.00-24.00                                                   
---GRAPES:  MARKET STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged PE Red Globe exlge 28.00   
lge-exlge 24.00-26.50 19 lb containers bagged BR Concord Seedless exlge 18.00  
CA White Seedless Type lge-exlge 19.00-22.00 mostly 19.00-21.00 med-lge        
14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 Red Seedless exlge 14.00-16.50 mostly 16.50     
fineappear 27.00-28.00 Black Seedless exlge fineappear 27.00-28.00 lge-exlge   
22.00-24.00 med-lge 20.00 Red Globe exlge fineappear 24.50 lge-exlge           
19.50-21.00 mostly 19.50-20.50 Autumn King lge-exlge 22.00-24.00 fineappear    
26.00-28.00 Autumn Royal lge-exlge 26.00 med-lge 22.00-23.00 Scarlet Royal     
exlge 22.00-24.00 lge-exlge 19.00-20.50 Sweet Celebration exlge 19.00 21 lb    
containers bagged CA Red Globe exlge 24.00-25.00 16 lb lugs wrapped IT Vittoria
med-lge 28.50                                                                  
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 1 layer IT Hayward 33s 10.00-13.00 mostly 
11.00-12.00 36s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 20 lb cartons loose CA Hayward  
25 sz 22.00 36 sz 20.00 cartons 20 1-lb film bags CA Hayward 32.00 6 kg        
containers loose NZ Yellow Flesh 27 sz 31.00 42 sz 26.00 9 kg (19.8 lb)        
containers loose GR Hayward 23 sz 22.00 25 sz 22.00 36 sz 22.00 45 sz 20.00 IT 
Hayward 30 sz 24.00 33 sz 19.50-20.00 36 sz 18.00-19.00 39 sz 18.00-19.00      
---MANGOES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer BR Tommy Atkins 6s 11.00 7s   
11.00 8s 10.00-11.00 9s 10.00-11.00 10s 7.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 12s       
7.00-11.00 mostly 8.00-10.00 EC Ataulfo 14s fineappear 11.00-12.00 18s         
8.00-9.00 22s 9.00 24s 9.00-9.50 40 lb cartons PE Green Cooking Type 45.00 PR  
Green Cooking Type 90.00                                                       
---PAPAYA:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons HI AIR Solo Type Yellow Flesh 6s     
30.50 8s 30.50 9s 30.50 40 lb cartons BZ Green Cooking Type 22.00-24.00 few    
20.00 3.5 kg containers BR AIR Solo Type Golden 8s 13.00 9s 13.00 Red Flesh 8s 
17.00 35-40 lb cartons MX Maradol Type 6s 21.00-23.00 8s 21.00-23.00 9s        
21.00-23.00                                                                    
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One Bartlett 80s 
36.00 90s 33.00 D'Anjou 80s 31.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 90s 31.00-32.00 Bosc
80s 34.00-36.00 90s 33.00-34.00 WA U.S. Fcy Bosc 80s 26.00 U.S. One Bartlett   
90s 31.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 150s 23.50 D'Anjou 80s 32.00 90s 32.00 100s 
32.00 Bosc 90s 28.00-30.00 135s 23.00 WAFcy Bartlett 70s 20.00 90s 23.00 2/5   
bushel cartons OR U.S. One Comice 30s 24.00 40s 22.00 50s 17.00 ORExFcy Forelle
65s 38.00 Stark Crimson 40s 17.00 WA U.S. One Red D'Anjou 50s 19.00 7-8 kg     
containers NZ Taylors Gold 28s 22.00 35s 21.00-22.00 9 kg containers AG Forelle
35s 23.00 40s 20.00 45s 18.00-18.50 CL Forelle 45s 18.00                       
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Fuyu 21s 20.00       
Hachiya 18s 20.00-22.00 22s 20.00 25 lb cartons loose CA Fuyu lge 30.00 med    
28.00 sml 26.00                                                                
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 5s 11.00-13.00  
6s 11.00-13.00 7s 11.00-13.00 8s 10.00 one label 15.00 MX golden ripe 6s       
10.00-12.00 7s 10.00-12.00 one label 14.00 8s 8.00-10.00                       
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons CB green 25.00-26.00 yellow       
27.00-28.00 EC green 25.00-26.00 yellow 27.00-28.00                            
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   28 lb cartons loose CA Marked Black Plum 30-35 sz 
25.00 Marked Red Plum 25 sz 26.00 30-35 sz 22.00 few 29.00 40-45 sz 20.00 few  
27.00                                                                          
---POMEGRANATES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer CA Wonderful 22s 28.00 26s 
29.00-30.00 occas lower 28s 29.00-30.00 occas lower 30s 25.00-28.00 mostly     
25.00-27.00 occas lower 32s 25.00-26.00 occas lower 36s 25.00-26.00 cartons 1  
layer CA Wonderful 10s 15.00 16s 15.00                                         

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---LEMONS: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 140s 60.50 cartons 18 2-lb   
film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade 54.50                                             
---ORANGES: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Navel 72s 56.50                

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 32.50                      
---MISC BERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Blackberries lge 20.50        
fineappear 32.50                                                               
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red med fineappear 34.50       
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 12 8.8-oz containers with lids CA med fineappear 40.50  
flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med 36.50-38.50                           

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 100s 42.50 Gala 100s  
36.50 Braeburn 80s 46.50 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 100s 76.50 cartons 12 3-lb film 
bags WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 80s 38.50 Granny Smith 80s 42.50 Gala 80s     
32.50 Braeburn 80s 36.50-46.50 Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 80s 48.50                 
---AVOCADOS: cartons 2 layer MX Hass 48s 54.50 60s 56.50 70s 46.50 cartons 15  
1.25 (4 count) mesh bags MX Hass 58.50                                         
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB 24.00-26.00 EC 24.00-26.00 MX 24.00-26.00         
---GRAPES: 19 lb containers bagged CA White Seedless Type exlge 40.50 Red      
Seedless exlge 34.00-36.00 Black Seedless exlge 40.00                          
---KIWIFRUIT: 20 lb cartons loose CA Hayward 33 sz 36.50 cartons 20 1-lb film  
bags CA Hayward 38.50                                                          
---PEARS: 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One Bartlett 100s 49.50 D'Anjou   
100s 42.50 Bosc 100s 48.50 18 kg containers AG Bartlett 70s 28.00