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WA_FV103 WASHINGTON, DC 1-OCT-2014 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Wednesday, October 1, 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 01-OCT-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. LONG ISLAND NEW YORK Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 9.50-10.00 occas 9.00 50 lb sacks sz A 7.00 few low as 6.00 lge 8.50-9.50 occas higher and lower Yellow Type U.S. One tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 20.00-21.00 mostly 20.00 MICHIGAN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-11.00 occasional higher and lower rpkr sz 8.00-9.00 few higher, occasional low as 7.00 NEW YORK 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 50 lb sacks med 2 1/4"min 9.00-10.00 few 11.00 2" min 8.00-9.00 few 10.00 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 01-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 MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks med 7.00-9.00 master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.50-11.00 ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT 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 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 few higher 50s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 few higher 60s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 few higher 70s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 few higher 80s 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00 90s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 100s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-10.50 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 sz B 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.50-15.00 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 sz B 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 jbo 6.00-6.50 occas higher med 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50 occas lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 med 8.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 med 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher & lower ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. 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 lower non sz A 3.00-4.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 5.00-6.00 occas higher non sz A 4.00-5.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower 50s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 60s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 70s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 80s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 90s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower 100s 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 3.00-5.00 mostly 3.50-4.50 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 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 col 7.50-8.00 mostly 8.00 jbo 6.50-7.00 mostly 6.50 med 4.50-5.00 mostly 5.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00 occas lower med 10.00 occas lower Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00 ocas higher & lower med 6.00 occas higher & lower 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: SUPPLY VERY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-10.00 mostly 9.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 9.50-10.00 occas lower sz B 15.50-18.50 mostly 16.50-17.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-30.00 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-8.50 occas lower sz B 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.00-15.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 3.50-4.00 sz B 9.00-10.00 NEBRASKA 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 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 50s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 60s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 70s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 80s 8.00-9.00 90s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 100s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Truck shortage limits movement. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-16.00 fair appearance 11.00-13.00 sz B 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 fair appearance 13.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 28.00-36.00 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-7.00 occas higher & lower Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.00-21.00 mostly 18.00 occas higher fair appearance 10.00-14.00 occas higher sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 28.00-36.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-7.00 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 fair appearance 8.00-16.00 sz B 10.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-36.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-7.00 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 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 19.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 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 LIGHT. MARKET BALED & CARTONS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS 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 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 50s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 60s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 70s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 80s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 90s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 100s 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00 U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 6.50-7.00 occas lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-12.00 occas lower 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, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Harvest curtailed by wet fields. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-4.75 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-8.75 50s 8.00-8.75 60s 8.00-8.75 70s 8.00-8.75 80s 7.50-8.00 90s 6.75-7.00 100s 6.00-6.75 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 6.00-7.00 10 oz min 7.75 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 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 3.00-4.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-5.00 50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher 50s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher 60s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher 70s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 occas higher 80s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-7.00 occas higher 90s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas higher 100s 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-6.00 10 oz min 6.00-7.50 Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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