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WASHINGTON, DC 23-FEB-2018 WA_FV103 Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Friday, February 23, 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 23-FEB-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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. 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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. 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 mostly 13.50-14.00 MICHIGAN Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY MEDIUM LIGHT, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Remaining supplies in few hands. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.50 occasional higher rpkr sz 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few higher ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Goldrush and Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas 12.25 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-12.50 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 10 lb film bags loose sz A 1.70-2.00 few best size high as 2.45, 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 MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks jbo 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 med 2 1/4"min 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00-10.00 med 9.00-10.00 IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 23-FEB-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 MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.50 occas higher ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. 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 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 50s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 60s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 70s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 80s 11.50-15.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 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 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.50-14.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 10.25-14.00 mostly 11.00-13.00 sz B 17.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 9.25-13.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 sz B 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 9.00-10.00 jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 med 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.25-4.50 occas lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 14.00-17.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 med 12.00-13.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.50 occas higher med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 ---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 50S-80S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas higher & lower baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas higher & lower 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.75-12.00 80s 9.00-10.00 few high as 12.00 90s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas lower 100s 8.00-10.50 mostly 8.00-9.25 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower FLORIDA Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2018 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.25-15.00 mostly 14.50 sz B 22.00-24.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.75-40.75 mostly 40.50-40.75 50 lb sacks sz A 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.75 sz B 20.50-22.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.50-26.00 sz B 40.00-44.50 mostly 42.00-44.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-10.75 sz B 14.50-16.75 Round White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 21.50-26.50 mostly 22.50-24.00 sz B 22.00-22.50 50 lb sacks sz A 19.75-24.75 mostly 20.75-22.50 sz B 20.50-20.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 38.50-56.50 mostly 38.50-40.50 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.50-20.00 sz B 12.50-18.00 mostly 12.50-14.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-50.75 mostly 50.50-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 16.75-18.50 sz B 10.75-16.50 mostly 10.75-12.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 32.50-40.00 mostly 32.50 sz B 20.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.75-12.75 mostly 10.75 sz B 6.75-10.50 mostly 6.75-8.75 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 LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 occas lower col 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas lower jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 med 4.00-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 16.00-17.00 occas lower med 14.00-16.00 mostly 14.00 occas lower Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 6.00 MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2018 Season ---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MEDIUM WHITE AND REDS MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET MEDIUM WHITE AND REDS HIGHER, OTHERS LOWER. Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-12.00 col 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 jbo 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 White 50 lb sacks jbo 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 med 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 med 7.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 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 LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas lower sz B 18.00-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00 occas lower & higher 50 lb sacks sz A 7.50-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas lower sz B 16.50-18.00 mostly 17.00-17.50 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 12.00-16.00 mostly 14.00-15.00 occas lower sz B 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 5.00-5.50 occas higher & lower sz B 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.50 occas lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00-11.50 occas higher sz B 7.00-8.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher sz B 8.00-10.00 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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. 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 10.00-14.50 50s 12.00-14.50 60s 12.00-14.50 70s 12.00-14.50 80s 11.00-13.50 90s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 100s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-6.50 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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 fair appearance 9.00-13.00 occas lower sz B 16.00-18.00 fair appearance 12.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-8.00 mostly 6.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00 fair appearance 9.00-14.00 sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00 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 MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 15.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 50s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 60s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 70s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 80s 11.00-12.00 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 mostly 6.50 occas lower 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00 occas lower U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-10.50 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-14.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.00 UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis ONIONS AND POTATOES 2017 Season ---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET CARTONS LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-6.25 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 50s 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 70s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00 80s 10.00-14.00 mostly 10.00 90s 9.00-13.00 mostly 9.50 100s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 6.00-7.00 10 oz min 7.00-8.00 Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50 50s 8.50-10.00 mostly 8.50 60s 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.50 70s 9.50-11.00 mostly 9.50 80s 9.50-10.00 mostly 9.50 90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 100s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 4.00-6.50 mostly 5.00-6.00 10 oz min 5.00-8.00 mostly 7.00 Market News   National Potato and Onion Report
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