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WASHINGTON, DC 3-MAY-2016 WA_FV103 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Tuesday, May 3, 2016 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. 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 03-MAY-2016 Provided by: Specialty Crops 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 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Round White supplies in few hands. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 some low as 6.00, occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 4-9 oz 6.50-7.50 occas lower Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" min 6.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50 occas low as 6.00 CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Includes Burbanks, Innovators and Goldrush Russet Norkotah U.S. No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower MICHIGAN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 10 lb film bags loose sz A 1.50-1.95 mostly 1.60-1.90 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 03-MAY-2016 Provided by: Specialty Crops 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 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTONS 40S-80S EXCEEDS OFFERINGS, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET CARTONS 40S-8OS HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.50-7.50 mostly 6.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 50s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 60s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 70s 10.50-13.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 80s 9.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.50 90s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 100s 8.00-11.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 50s 10.00 60s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 70s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 80s 8.00-9.00 90s 6.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 100s 6.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 4.50-5.50 FLORIDA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2016 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND ROUND RED GOOD, RED SIZE A GOOD AT LOWER PRICES, ROUND WHITE FAIRLY GOOD, YELLOW TYPE VERY GOOD. MARKET ROUND RED SIZE A LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 19.75-21.75 50 lb cartons sz A 16.75-18.75 sz B 17.00-20.25 mostly 20.25 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-40.75 mostly 30.00-35.75 50 lb sacks sz A 16.75-18.75 sz B 15.50-18.75 mostly 18.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 34.50-36.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 8.50-12.75 mostly 8.50-10.00 sz B 7.50-12.75 mostly 9.00-9.50 Round White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.25-22.00 mostly 20.25 sz B 18.00-18.25 mostly 18.25 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-40.75 50 lb sacks sz A 18.75-20.50 mostly 18.75 sz B 16.50-16.75 mostly 16.75 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-10.75 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 22.00-22.25 mostly 22.25 sz B 14.25-16.00 mostly 14.25 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-40.75 50 lb sacks sz A 20.50-20.75 mostly 20.75 sz B 12.75-14.50 mostly 12.75 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-12.75 IMPERIAL VALLEY CALIFORNIA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2016 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 few higher col 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00 jbo 9.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 med 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 med 14.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 med 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 KERN DISTRICT CALIFORNIA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2016 Season ---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND LONG WHITE MODERATE, OTHERS VERY GOOD. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00 sz B 20.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-40.00 mostly 40.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 8.00-11.00 Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 occas lower sz B 10.00-14.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-40.00 mostly 35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 7.00-11.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00-24.00 mostly 22.00 sz B 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-40.00 mostly 35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 8.00-13.00 mostly 8.00 FIRST REPORT KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA AND OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTONS MODERATE ON LIGHT OFFERINGS, OTHERS VERY LIGHT. MARKET CARTONS HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 50s 9.50-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 60s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 70s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 80s 10.00-13.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 90s 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 100s 8.00-11.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.00-4.50 10 oz min 5.00-6.00 LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2016 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col 14.00-15.00 occas lower col 12.00-14.00 jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 med 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 16.00-18.00 med 14.00-18.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 med 12.00 occas lower MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wide range in appearance. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 50 lb cartons sz A 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 sz B 14.50-16.50 mostly 15.50 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 sz B 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 occas lower sz B 23.00-27.00 mostly 25.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 3.00-4.00 mostly 3.00-3.50 sz B 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: SUPPLY YELLOW TYPE VERY LIGHT. DEMAND CARTONS GOOD ON LIGHT OFFERINGS, BULK FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.25-5.50 mostly 5.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.25-6.50 mostly 6.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas higher 50s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.50 60s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.50 70s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.50 80s 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.50 90s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 100s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.00-17.00 mostly 17.00 UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2015 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40-80S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 occas higher 50s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 occas higher 60s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 occas higher 70s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.50 occas higher 80s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50 occas higher 90s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 100s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 4.00-6.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 10 oz min 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas lower VIDALIA DISTRICT GEORGIA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2016 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet U.S. One 40 lb cartons jbo 13.00-17.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher & lower Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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