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WA_FV103 WASHINGTON, DC 21-AUG-2014 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Thursday, August 21, 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 21-AUG-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. DELAWARE Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET CHEF SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS STEADY. Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00 Chef 11.00-12.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 12.00 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 21-AUG-2014 Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News, Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Rain & wet fields curtail harvest. Truck shortage limits movement. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons sz A 9.50-10.00 few lower sz B 12.50-15.50 mostly 13.50 occas lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 20.00-30.00 mostly 20.00 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-8.50 few lower sz B 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.00-15.00 few lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 3.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-4.50 sz B 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 CENTRAL WISCONSIN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Wet field conditions have curtailed harvest of new crop potatoes. Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 11.00-12.00 few lower 50s 11.00-12.00 few lower 60s 11.00-12.00 few lower 70s 11.00-12.00 few higher and lower 80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 90s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 sz B 10.00-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 50 lb sacks sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 sz B 9.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-12.50 Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 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 MODERATE. MARKET REDS LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 med 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher med 10.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 occas higher & lower med 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 occas lower non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 few lower occas higher 50s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 few lower occas higher 60s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 few lower occas higher 70s 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 few lower occas higher 80s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few lower occas higher 90s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few lower occas higher 100s 6.00-8.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 few lower occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 4.00-6.00 mostly 4.00-5.00 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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW JUMBO SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 12.00-13.00 occas higher & lower col 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 med 7.00 few 6.00 Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher med 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 occas higher SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW JUMBO LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 11.00-12.00 few lower jbo 8.00 med 6.00 SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW JUMBO SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col 13.00-15.00 col 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 jbo 10.00-12.00 med 8.00-9.00 occas higher & lower rpkr sz 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 14.00-15.00 med 12.00-13.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 11.00-12.00 med 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 occas lower TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT & WESTERN IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2014 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND BALED FAIRLY LIGHT, OTHERS GOOD. MARKET BARELY STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.50-5.00 mostly 4.50 occas higher & lower baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 4.00-4.50 mostly 4.00 occas higher & lower baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas higher & lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 40% 5-oz min 5.00-5.50 mostly 5.00 occas higher & lower 50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 50s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 60s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 70s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 80s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 90s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower 100s 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.00-7.50 occas lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00 occas lower 10 oz min 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 occas lower Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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