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WASHINGTON, DC 16-JAN-2018 WA_FV103 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 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 16-JAN-2018 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 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. Truck shortage slowing movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.50-9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 9.00-9.50 occas higher Round White U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags 2" min 9.00-9.50 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 2 1/4" min 11.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 2" min 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas 11.00-11.25 10 lb sacks loose 2" min 1.80-1.90 occas higher CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. Truck shortage slowing movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.50-9.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 9.50-10.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 13.00-14.00 MICHIGAN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.00 some prior commitments 7.00-8.00 rpkr sz 8.00-9.00 few higher and lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00 few 9.00 med 8.00-9.00 ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE FOR RUSSETS, ROUND WHITES LIGHT. Goldrush and Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few 12.00-12.25, occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 few higher, 10 lb film bags loose sz A 1.60-1.80 mostly 1.70-1.80 few higher, occas lower Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.50-16.00 NEW YORK Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND VERY GOOD. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks jbo 11.00-13.00 occasional lower med 2 1/4"min 8.00-9.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 16-JAN-2018 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 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Truck shortage has curtailed movement. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.50 occas higher ---POTATOES: DEMAND RUSSET EXCEEDS OFFERINGS, OTHERS MODERATE. Truck shortage has curtailed movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.25 mostly 7.50-8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.50-9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 50s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 60s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 70s 12.00-15.50 mostly 14.00-15.00 80s 11.50-15.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 few higher sz B 16.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 few higher sz B 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A supplies in too few hands to quote COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND REDS MODERATE, OTHERS GOOD. Truck availability limiting sales and movement. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 med 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00 occas lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-18.00 occas lower med 15.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas higher med 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 50S-70S FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. Truck availability limiting sales and movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00 few high as 11.00 50s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 few high as 12.00 60s 10.50-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 few high as 12.00 70s 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 few high as 12.00 80s 9.50-11.00 few high as 12.00 90s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 100s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Rail and truck availability limiting sales and movement. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 10.50-12.00 mostly 12.00 col 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 jbo 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas higher med 5.00-6.00 occas lower White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-18.00 med 14.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 med 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas lower MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY) Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Truck availability limiting sales and movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 occas higher sz B 18.50-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.00 few lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00 occas lower & higher 50 lb sacks sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas higher sz B 17.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-17.50 few lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 occas higher sz B 31.00-33.00 mostly 31.50-32.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 6.00-6.25 mostly 6.00 occas higher sz B 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.25-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.25 occas higher & lower 50 lb cartons sz A 10.25-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.25 occas higher & lower sz B 7.50-9.50 mostly 8.00-9.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.50-17.00 mostly 15.00-17.00 occas lower & higher Russet U.S. One ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 18.00-20.00 occas higher Round Red U.S. One ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 21.00-22.00 Yellow Type U.S. One ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 22.00 NEBRASKA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Truck shortage limiting sales and movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-9.50 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-14.50 mostly 12.00-12.50 50s 12.00-14.50 60s 12.00-14.50 70s 12.00-14.50 80s 11.50-14.50 90s 11.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 100s 11.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-9.00 NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Truck shortage limiting movement. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 9.00-16.00 sz B 16.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance 12.00-18.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occas higher & lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 fair appearance 10.00-17.00 sz B 12.00-18.00 mostly 14.00 occas lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 occas higher & lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas higher 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 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas lower SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. Truck shortage limiting sales and movement. Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 50s 13.00-13.50 mostly 13.00 60s 13.00-13.50 mostly 13.00 70s 13.00-13.50 mostly 13.00 80s 11.50-12.00 mostly 12.00 90s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00 U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-10.50 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-13.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-11.50 UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40-60S GOOD. OTHERS MODERATE,. Rail and truck shortage lmiting sales and movement. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.75 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-8.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 50s 9.50-10.50 mostly 10.00 60s 11.50-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 occas lower 70s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 occas lower 80s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 occas lower 90s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 few lower 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower 10 oz min 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 occas lower baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 50s 9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 60s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 70s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 80s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-11.50 90s 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 100s 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 10 oz min 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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