Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Terminal Prices as of 16-MAY-2018                                     
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
Phone:  (803) 737-4497     Fax:  (803) 737-9867                                
                                                                               

CA_FV010                                                                       
WEATHER AT 7 am Patchy Fog 72                                                  
YESTERDAY'S HIGH 81                                                            
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Star Ruby  
36s 27.00 40s 23.00-27.00                                                      
---LEMONS:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice 115s           
36.00-40.00 140s 36.00-40.00 mostly 37.00-40.00 165s 37.00-42.00 mostly        
38.00-42.00 200s 36.00-40.00 mostly 38.00-40.00 Uncl (Standard) 95s 30.00 115s 
32.00 140s 32.00                                                               
---LIMES:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons GU Seedless Type 48s 12.00 40 lb      
cartons CB Seedless Type 150s 49.00 MX Seedless Type 175s 39.00-45.00 200s     
35.00-38.00 PE Seedless Type 200s 49.00                                        
---ORANGES:  MARKET STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs Choice Navel 56s     
32.00-33.00 72s 32.00 88s 34.00 Cara Cara 48s 30.00 56s 30.00 Valencia 88s     
33.00-36.50 few lower 113s 36.50 MX No Grade Marks Valencia 72s 30.00-33.00 88s
31.00-33.00 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 56s 20.00 64s 20.00 80s  
20.00-24.00 100s 20.00-23.00 125s 20.00-23.00 cartons 12 3-lb bags CA Shprs 1st
Grade Navel 88 size holdovers 25.00 cartons 10 4-lb sacks CA Shprs 1st Grade   
Navel 72 size 38.00 cartons 10 4-lb mesh bags FL U.S. No. 1 Valencia 64 size   
24.00                                                                          

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids FL med-lge 35.00 
flats 12 6-oz cups with lids FL med-lge 25.00-28.00                            
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with lids 
MX Blackberries lge 20.00                                                      
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  flats 12 6-oz cups with  
lids MX Red lge fineappear 32.00                                               
---STRAWBERRIES:  MARKET SC SLIGHTLY HIGHER; CA PREFERRED VARIETIES SLIGHTLY   
LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  flats 8 1-lb containers with lids CA med-lge 17.00      
Preferred Varieties lge-exlge fineappear 20.00-21.00 GA med-lge 15.00 NC       
med-lge 16.00 SC med-lge 15.00-17.00                                           

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 13.00-16.00 12s 13.00-14.00  
HD 12s 16.00 oversized 1/2 cartons GU 9s (6 size) 15.00-16.00 24 inch bins FL  
Athena Type 120s 260.00 140s 265.00 180s 225.00-230.00                         
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET STEADY.  2/3 cartons HD 5s 16.00 6s 15.00-16.00 MX 6s    
13.00                                                                          
---WATERMELONS: OFFERINGS SEEDLESS VERY LIGHT; SEEDED MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT   
STEADY.  per melon FL Red Flesh Seeded Type 15-19 lb 3.00 20-24 lb 4.00 25-28  
lb 5.00-5.50 30-32 lb 5.50-6.00 Red Flesh Seedless Type Round Varieties 12-14  
lb 3.00 15-18 lb 4.00 20-24 lb 5.00-6.00 24-28 lb 6.00 24 inch bins FL Red     
Flesh Seeded Type 28s 150.00 35s 150.00 45s 150.00 Red Flesh Seedless Type     
Round Varieties 36s 215.00 45s 215.00 60s 215.00                               

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s     
30.00 72s 28.00 88s 25.00-28.50 100s 25.00-29.00 113s 28.00 125s 28.00 Golden  
Delicious 64s 33.00 72s 40.00 88s 36.00 Gala 72s 33.00 88s 35.00 Honeycrisp 64s
50.00 72s 50.00 U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 80s 28.00 88s 28.00-32.00 100s     
32.00 Fuji 72s 33.00 88s 33.00-34.00 100s 27.00 Granny Smith 72s 33.00 88s     
33.00-35.00 100s 30.00 113s 30.00 Gala 88s 27.00 Ambrosia 80s 46.00 Pink       
Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 48.00 80s 48.00 100s 39.00 U.S. One Honeycrisp 88s 57.00  
cartons 12 3-lb film bags VA U.S. One Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 26.00 Golden    
Delicious 2 1/4" min 28.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 28.00 Gala 2 1/4" min 28.00 
bushel cartons loose PA U.S. One Red Delicious 2 3/4" min 16.00 VA U.S. One    
Fuji 2 3/4" min 19.00 18 kg cartons tray pack NZ MKD ExFcy Royal Gala 80s 35.00
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 2 layer MX Hass 48s 43.00 60s 39.00-48.00
mostly 39.00-42.00                                                             
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons GU green fr qual 13.00 yellow fr    
qual 13.00 HD green fr qual 13.00 yellow fr qual 13.00 40 lb cartons bagged MX 
Baby yellow 25.00 40 lb cartons containerized CR green 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00
yellow 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 GU green 17.00-21.00 mostly 17.00 yellow       
17.00-21.00 mostly 17.00 HD green 17.00-21.00 mostly 17.00 yellow 17.00-21.00  
mostly 17.00 20 lb cartons CB Manzano yellow 16.00 MX Red 24.00                
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  16 lb cartons MX Guava  
Green sml 21.00                                                                
---GRAPES:  MARKET STEADY.  18 lb containers bagged CL Thompson Seedless exlge 
36.00-41.00 Crimson Seedless med 21.00-25.00 Red Globe exlge 25.00 lge 24.00   
holdovers 20.00-21.00 Perlon lge-exlge 26.00                                   
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET 9 KG CNTRS CHILE SLIGHTLY LOWER; OTHERS STEADY.  flats 1 
layer IT Hayward 39s 14.00 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose CL Hayward 39 sz    
28.00-32.00 IT Hayward 39 sz 28.00 few lower                                   
---MANGOES:  MARKET STEADY.  4 kg containers GU Tommy Atkins 10s 9.00 MX Tommy 
Atkins 9s 7.00 few higher Ataulfo 14s 9.00 16s 8.00                            
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  25 lb cartons loose CA    
Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 88 sz fr qual 18.00                             
---PAPAYA: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  35 lb cartons MX Maradol Type 
12s 34.00                                                                      
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 bushel cartons SC       
Various Yellow Flesh Varieties no sz marked fr qual 17.00-20.00 1/2 bushel     
baskets SC Various Yellow Flesh Varieties no sz marked 27.00-28.00 mostly 27.00
few 22.00 25 lb cartons loose CA Various White Flesh Varieties 88 sz 18.00     
---PEARS:  MARKET STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One D'Anjou 100s 
37.00 110s 39.00 WAFcy D'Anjou 90s 33.00 18 kg containers wrapped AG Williams  
100 sz 26.00-30.00 mostly 26.00                                                
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 6s 11.00-11.50  
7s 11.00-12.00 ONE LABEL BEST 16.00 MX golden ripe 6s 11.00-12.00 7s 11.00     
---PLANTAINS: OFFERINGS LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  50 lb cartons EC Green 25.00 GU 
Green 24.00                                                                    
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS VERY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  9 kg containers loose CL       
Angeleno 58s 24.00 60 sz 23.00 Marked Red Plum 56 sz 24.00                     

ORGANIC                                                                        

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons containerized HD green 23.00