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WA_FV103 WASHINGTON, DC 30-OCT-2014 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Thursday, October 30, 2014 Provided by: USDA AMS Fruit and Vegetable Market News Released by: Market News Customer Service Center - Fresno, CA Phone: (559) 487-5178 Fax (559) 487-5199 Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis excludes all charges for freight. Basis of Sale Definitions: Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer. BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 30-OCT-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 6.50-8.50 Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" min 8.00-9.50 LONG ISLAND NEW YORK Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 8.50-9.50 occas lower 50 lb sacks sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 lge 6.50-7.50 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 13.00-14.00 MICHIGAN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 8.00-9.00 few best 9.50-10.00 rpkr sz 6.00-7.00 few best 8.00-9.00 ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 10 lb film bags loose sz A 1.50-1.95 Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 7.00-8.00 10 lb open-window sacks loose sz A 1.50-1.95 occas higher NEW YORK Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY HEAVY. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 med 2 1/4"min 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 2" min 6.00-7.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 8.50-9.50 few low as 7.50 med 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 30-OCT-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. CENTRAL WISCONSIN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Globe Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks med 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.00-8.00 master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 9.50-10.50 mostly 9.50 ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher & lower 50s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher & lower 60s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher & lower 70s 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas higher & lower 80s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas lower 90s 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas higher & lower 100s 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas higher & lower Round Red U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-10.00 sz B 15.50-16.50 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00 sz B 14.00-15.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00 jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 med 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00 few lower med 8.00-10.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 med 4.00-4.50 occas higher ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.00-5.00 occas higher & lower non sz A 3.50-4.00 occas higher & lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 5.00-6.00 occas higher non sz A 4.50-5.00 occas higher & lower 50 lb cartons 40s 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher 50s 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher 60s 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher 70s 6.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher 80s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas higher & lower 90s 5.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher 100s 5.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 3.50-6.00 mostly 3.50-4.50 occas higher IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 7.50-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 occas lower col 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower jbo 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas lower med 4.00-4.50 occas lower White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00 occas lower med 10.00 occas lower Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND SIZE A MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD AT SLIGHTLY LOWER PRICES. MARKET SIZE A LOWER, OTHERS SLIGHTLY LOWER. Truck shortage limits movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.00 mostly 8.50 some lower occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 8.50-9.00 mostly 8.50 some lower occas higher sz B 16.00-16.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-30.00 mostly 25.00-26.00 50 lb sacks sz A 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 some lower occas higher sz B 14.50-15.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 some lower occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 3.50-5.00 mostly 3.50-4.50 sz B 8.00-9.00 NEBRASKA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas lower 50s 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 60s 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 70s 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 80s 8.00-8.50 90s 8.00-8.25 mostly 8.00 100s 8.00-8.25 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.00 NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Rain & wet fields curtails harvest. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.00-16.00 fair appearance 10.00-13.00 occas lower sz B 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 14.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00 mostly 34.00-35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-7.00 Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 fair appearance 11.00-14.00 sz B 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-7.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 12.00-14.00 sz B 12.00-14.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RUSSET BALED, BULK & CARTON 40-70S LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.50-9.00 occas lower 50s 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher 60s 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher 70s 8.50-9.00 80s 8.00 occas higher 90s 8.00 occas lower 100s 8.00 occas lower U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-8.00 U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.00 50 lb sacks sz B 16.50-18.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTONS VERY GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET CARTONS SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 10.25-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas lower 50s 10.25-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas lower 60s 10.25-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas lower 70s 10.25-11.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas lower 80s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas higher 90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 occas lower 100s 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas higher 10 oz min 7.50-9.00 mostly 7.50-8.50 occas higher & lower Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.50-4.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.50-10.00 occas lower 50s 9.50-10.00 occas lower 60s 9.50-10.00 occas lower 70s 9.50-10.00 occas lower 80s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 90s 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 100s 6.50-7.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-6.00 occas higher 10 oz min 6.50-7.00 occas higher Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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