Wholesale Market Fruit Report - Chicago, IL
CHICAGO Terminal Prices as of 12-FEB-2019                                      
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               
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HX_FV010                                                                       
                                                                               
WEATHER AS OF 7:00 A.M.  CLOUDY  33   YESTERDAY'S HIGH  32                     
                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---CLEMENTINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flat cartons 10 3-lb mesh bags CA 28 sz     
32.00 occas lower 36 sz 32.00 occas lower cartons 4 5-lb containers CA med     
20.00                                                                          
---GRAPEFRUIT:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons MX No Grade Marks    
Flame 23s 24.00 27s 24.00 40s 20.00-21.00 TX Texas Fancy Rio Red 32s 30.00 4/5 
bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 23s 31.00 27s 31.00 few 35.00 32s 29.00 36s     
27.00 few 31.00 40s 22.00-23.00 one label 29.00 White 27s 27.50-28.00 36s 26.00
---LEMONS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 95s   
36.00-37.00 115s 36.00 140s 35.00 200s 32.00 Shprs Choice 95s 26.50-28.00      
mostly 26.50-27.00 115s 26.50-28.00 mostly 26.50-27.00 140s 26.50 165s 32.00   
200s 30.00 MX No Grade Marked 95s 22.00 115s 22.00                             
---LIMES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  10 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 36s 12.00 42s  
12.00 40 lb cartons MX Seedless Type 110s 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00       
fineappear 26.00 150s 20.00-23.00 mostly 22.00-23.00 fineappear 24.00-26.00    
175s 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 fr qual 23.00 200s 26.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 230s 
25.00-28.00 mostly 26.00-28.00 few 24.00 250s fineappear 26.00-28.00 containers
17 2-lb bags MX Seeded Types 23.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-26.00 occas lower        
---MISC CITRUS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Blood Orange 
Moro 88s 20.00 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Pummelo 12s 29.00 14s    
27.00 DR Sweet Lime col 40.00-42.00 few 36.00 mam 38.00-40.00 few 36.00 4/5    
bushel cartons DR Sour Orange irreg sz 28.00 JM Uglifruit/Uniqfruit 14s 32.00  
10 lb cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Meyer Lemon lge 26.00-27.00 22 lb cartons w/  
stems/leaves CA Shprs 1st Grade Satsuma irreg sz 28.00-30.00 few 32.00 cartons 
18 1-lb film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade Meyer Lemon 115s 19.00                    
---ORANGES:  MARKET ORGANIC HIGHER, CONVENTIONAL ABOUT STEADY.  7/10 bushel    
cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 48s 28.00-29.00 56s 26.00-29.00 mostly        
26.00-27.00 72s 24.50-25.00 88s 19.50-22.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 113s 19.00-20.00
138s 18.00-18.50 Cara Cara 48s 36.00 56s 38.00 few 34.00 72s 36.00 Shprs Choice
Navel 113s 16.50-18.50 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Navel 64s 22.00-23.00  
Hamlin 64s 20.00-22.00 mostly 20.00-21.00 few 23.00 80s 20.00-22.00 mostly     
20.00-20.50 one label 24.00 100s 20.00-21.00 few 16.50-18.00 125s 16.50-18.00  
mostly 17.00-18.00 few 15.00 Pineapple 125s 18.00 1/2 cartons CA Shprs 1st     
Grade Navel Cara Cara 88s 17.00 cartons 10 4-lb film bags CA Shprs Choice Navel
72 size 27.00 88 size 26.00-28.00 cartons 10 4-lb mesh bags FL U.S. No. 1      
Hamlin 80 size 25.50-26.00 Mid-Season 80 size 26.00                            
---TANGELOS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Minneola
56s 34.00 64s 34.00 80s 30.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 Shprs Choice Minneola 64s     
28.00                                                                          
---TANGERINES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. No. 1 Honey   
56s fineappear 40.00 64s fineappear 40.00 fr appear 26.00 80s 30.00 fineappear 
40.00 120s 28.00-30.00 fineappear 32.00-34.00 150s 25.00-26.00 fineappear      
30.00-32.00 Sunburst 80s 35.00 Tango 80s 37.00-37.50                           

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES:  MARKET LOWER.  flats 12 1-pt cups with lids MX lge 16.00 PE   
lge 16.00 flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 21.50-22.50 Local Repack lge fr  
qual 14.00                                                                     
---MISC BERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX            
Blackberries lge 18.00-21.00 mostly 20.00-21.00                                
---RASPBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red lge     
28.00-29.00 mostly 28.50 fr cond 18.00 fineappear 32.50                        
---STRAWBERRIES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   flats 8 1-lb containers with lids FL       
med-lge 28.00 MX med-lge fr qual 22.00 fineappear 42.00 flats 4 1-lb containers
with lids CA With Stems exlge 32.50 FL With Stems exlge 32.00                  

MELONS                                                                         
---CANTALOUPS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  1/2 cartons GU 9s 8.00 12s 8.00 15s 8.00 
HD 9s 13.00-14.00 occsas higher 12s 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 oversized 1/2     
cartons CR 9s (6 size) 12.00 HD 6s (5 size) 12.00-13.00 occas higher 9s (6     
size) 13.00-15.00                                                              
---HONEYDEWS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  2/3 cartons CR 5s 25.00-26.00 6s          
26.00-27.00 HD 6s 26.50-28.00 8s 28.00 MX 5s 30.00 oversized 2/3 cartons HD 5s 
(4 size) 28.00                                                                 
---WATERMELONS:  MARKET MEXICO LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  cartons per carton 
HD Red Flesh Seedless Type 5s 42.00 MX Red Flesh Seedless Type 4s 46.00 5s     
46.00 flat cartons per carton GU Red Flesh Seedless Miniature 9s 18.00 MX Red  
Flesh Seedless Miniature 9s 22.00-22.50                                        

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons tray pack MI U.S. ExFcy Golden       
Delicious 138s 20.00 WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 64s 25.00-28.00 mostly           
26.00-27.00 fineappear 29.00-31.00 72s 26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00          
fineappear 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00 80s 24.00-26.00 88s 25.00-27.00      
fineappear 30.00-31.00 100s 26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 fineappear 32.00    
113s 25.00 125s 22.00 Golden Delicious 64s 32.00-36.00 mostly 33.00-35.00      
fineappear 37.00-41.00 mostly 38.00-40.00 72s 34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00-37.00   
fineappear 42.00 80s 32.00-34.00 fineappear 38.00 88s 32.00-35.00 mostly       
33.00-34.00 fineappear 36.00-41.00 mostly 37.00-39.00 100s 28.00 fineappear    
31.00-32.00 one label 37.00 113s 30.00 Fuji 56s 36.50 64s fineappear 38.00 72s 
29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00-31.00 fineappear 43.00 80s 28.00 88s 26.00 fineappear 
30.00-32.00 100s fineappear 34.00 138s 26.00 Granny Smith 56s 24.00 64s 30.00  
fineappear 34.00 72s 27.50 fineappear 30.00 few 41.00 80s 49.50 fineappear     
30.00 few 50.00 88s 27.50-28.50 fineappear 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 few  
36.00 100s 35.00-37.00 fineappear 30.00-34.00 mostly 31.00-33.00 few 40.00 Gala
64s 28.50-29.00 72s 26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00 occas higher fineappear     
32.00-34.00 80s 30.00 fineappear 33.00-34.00 88s 26.00-29.00 mostly 27.00-28.00
fineappear 31.00-33.00 100s 26.50-30.00 mostly 27.00-29.00 fineappear          
32.00-34.00 113s 22.00-24.00 Braeburn 72s 31.00-34.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 80s   
34.00 88s 28.00 100s 31.00 125s 22.00 Jonagold 64s 30.00 80s 33.00 Honeycrisp  
56s 32.00 64s 32.00 72s 36.00-38.00 80s 36.00-38.00 fineappear 51.00 88s 36.00 
Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 72s 46.00 80s 45.00 fineappear 56.00 88s 38.00-39.00 100s
42.00 Smitten 72s 30.00 U.S. ExFcy Granny Smith 72s 33.00 100s 27.00 WAFcy Fuji
125s 22.00 cartons cell pack NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 88s 24.00 100s 28.00 U.S.  
Fcy Mcintosh 72s 20.00 WA WAExFcy Golden Delicious 68s fineappear 46.00 96s    
fineappear 42.00 cartons 12 3-lb film bags MI U.S. ExFcy Golden Delicious 2    
1/4" min 14.00 Gala 2 1/4" min 15.00 NY U.S. ExFcy Mcintosh 2 1/2" min 20.00 WA
WAExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 26.00-28.00 2 1/4" min 22.00-25.00 mostly     
23.00-24.00 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min 23.00-26.50 mostly 24.00-25.00 few high
as 32.00 2 1/4" min 24.50 Fuji 2 1/2" min 22.50-23.00 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min  
23.00-25.00 few 28.00 fineappear 34.00 Gala 2 1/2" min 24.00-26.50 mostly      
25.00-26.00 2 1/4" min 22.00 bushel cartons loose MI U.S. ExFcy Fuji 2 1/2" min
22.00                                                                          
---AVOCADOS:  MARKET ORGANIC 48S SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS LOWER, CONVENTIONAL   
ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 2 layer DR Various Greenskin Varieties 24s 30.00-32.00  
MX Hass 32s fr qual 21.00-21.75 36s 30.00-32.00 fr qual 21.75-24.00 mostly     
23.00-24.00 40s 30.00-32.00 fr qual 23.00-24.00 mostly 24.00 48s 32.00 few     
34.00 occas 28.75 fr qual 22.75-25.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 few 20.00 60s         
28.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 few 26.00 fr qual 20.00-22.00 70s 26.00 fr qual 
20.00-21.00 fineappear 28.75-30.00 flats 2 layer FL U.S. Comb Various Greenskin
Varieties 20s 20.00 cartons loose MX Hass 84s 18.00                            
---BANANAS:  MARKET STEADY.  40 lb cartons CB 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 fr
qual 13.00-15.00 CR 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher fr qual        
13.00-15.00 GU 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 occas higher fr qual 13.00-15.00 
HD 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 fr qual 13.00-15.00 MX 16.00-18.00 mostly    
16.00-17.00 fr qual 13.00-15.00 35 lb cartons CR Burro 32.00 20 lb cartons CB  
Manzano 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 EC Red 21.00-23.00 mostly 22.00 15 lb   
cartons CR Baby 15.00-16.00 few 12.00-14.00 EC Baby 15.00-16.00 few 12.00-14.00
GU Baby 13.00                                                                  
---FRUITS OTHER: OFFERINGS FAIRLY LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer CA Apple Pears      
Shinko 14s 17.50 16s 17.50 FL Carambola - Star Fruit 25s 20.00 few high as     
25.00 30s 20.00 few high as 25.00 15 lb cartons loose CA Dates Medjool jbo     
58.50 cartons 1 layer tray pack FL Passion Fruit Purple 20s 33.00-35.00 occas  
higher 22s 33.00-35.00 occas higher 25s 33.00-35.00 occas higher 32s           
33.00-35.00 occas higher 36s 33.00-35.00 occas higher NZ Kiwano 12s 58.50      
cartons 24 10-oz cups pitted CA Dates Deglet Nour 25s 46.00 cartons 24 9-oz    
packages CA Figs Black Mission 62.00 Calimyrna 62.00 18 kg containers CQ Apple 
Pears Yali 80s 38.00 13 lb cartons MX Guava 16.00 16 lb cartons MX Guava       
20.00-22.00 20 lb cartons FL Guava 62.00-65.00 (Thai type) MX Guava 23.00-24.00
---GRAPES:  MARKET CRIMSON SWEET JUMBO SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.   
18 lb containers bagged PE Thompson Seedless exlge 40.00 lge 36.00-38.00       
med-lge 35.00-36.00 Sugraone exlge 38.00-40.00 med-lge 33.00-34.00 Flame       
Seedless lge 25.00-26.00 mostly 26.00 Crimson Seedless jbo 34.00-36.00 exlge   
30.00-32.00 lge 26.00-29.00 mostly 26.00 Red Seedless jbo 36.00-37.00 (Jack    
Salute) exlge 34.00-35.00 (Jack Salute) Black Seedless exlge 33.00-34.00 lge   
30.00 Red Globe jbo 30.00-32.00 exlge 32.00 med-lge 23.00 Sweet Celebration jbo
34.00-36.00                                                                    
---KIWIFRUIT:  MARKET ORGANIC HIGHER, CONVENTIONAL ABOUT STEADY.  flats 1 layer
IT Hayward 33s 11.00 9 kg (19.8 lb) containers loose GR Hayward 23 sz 23.00 25 
sz 23.00 33 sz 23.00-23.50 36 sz 21.50-23.00 IT Hayward 30 sz 24.00 33 sz      
19.50-20.00 36 sz 18.00-19.00 39 sz 18.00-19.00                                
---MANGOES:  MARKET ORGANIC HIGHER, ATAULFO LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  flats 
1 layer MX Tommy Atkins 8s 10.50-11.00 Ataulfo 16s 11.00-12.00 few 9.00-10.00  
PE Kent 7s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 8s 8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas     
higher 9s 8.50-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas higher 10s 8.50-9.00 occas higher 12s    
8.50-9.00 Ataulfo 12s 12.00-13.00 occas higher 14s 12.00-13.00 occas higher    
---NECTARINES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow  
Flesh Varieties 40s 28.00-29.00 occas lower 48s 28.00-29.00 9 kg containers    
loose CL Various Yellow Flesh Varieties 34 sz 37.00 36 sz 37.00                
---PAPAYA:  MARKET STEADY.  10 lb cartons HI AIR Solo Type Yellow Flesh 6s     
28.00-30.00 8s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00 9s 28.00-30.00 mostly 29.00-30.00
40 lb cartons BZ Green Cooking Type 22.00 few 18.00 3.5 kg containers BR AIR   
Solo Type Golden 9s 14.00 Red Flesh 8s 17.00 35-40 lb cartons MX Maradol Type  
6s 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 occas higher 8s 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 occas     
higher 9s 32.00-34.00 mostly 34.00 occas higher                                
---PEACHES: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Various Yellow     
Flesh Varieties 40s 28.00-29.00 44s 23.00-24.00 marked treeripe CL Various     
Yellow Flesh Varieties 40s 34.00 44s 34.00                                     
---PEARS:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  4/5 bushel cartons wrapped OR U.S. One        
Bartlett 90s 34.00 D'Anjou 80s 30.00-32.00 90s 30.00 Bosc 80s 34.00-36.00 90s  
33.00-35.00 ORFcy Bartlett 90s 25.00 Bosc 90s 27.00 WA U.S. Fcy D'Anjou 80s    
27.00 Bosc 80s 26.00 U.S. One Bartlett 80s 36.00 few low as 31.00 90s          
32.00-34.00 D'Anjou 70s 29.00 80s 30.00 90s 30.00 100s 32.00 150s 25.00 Bosc   
90s 28.00 135s 23.00 2/5 bushel cartons OR U.S. One Comice 30s 24.00-25.00 40s 
22.00 45s 19.00-20.00 50s 17.00 ORExFcy Forelle 65s 32.00 Seckel 65s 28.00 WA  
U.S. One Red D'Anjou 35s 19.00 50s 19.00 Forelle 65s 28.00 WAExFcy Forelle 65s 
30.00                                                                          
---PERSIMMONS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 1 layer SP Triumph 9s 9.00 10s 9.00  
12s 9.00                                                                       
---PINEAPPLES:  MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 5s        
11.00-12.00 few 10.50 6s 11.00-12.00 few 10.50 occas higher 7s 11.00-12.00 few 
10.50 occas higher 8s 10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 few 11.50 MX golden ripe 6s     
12.00-12.50 7s 12.00-12.50 8s 12.00-12.50 occas higher cartons GU golden ripe  
5s 11.00-12.00 6s 11.00-12.00 7s 11.00-12.00 8s 10.00-11.00                    
---PLANTAINS:  MARKET LOWER.  50 lb cartons CB green 24.00-26.00 occas lower   
yellow 28.00-30.00 occas lower EC green 24.00-26.00 occas lower yellow         
28.00-30.00 occas lower                                                        
---PLUMS: OFFERINGS LIGHT.   cartons 2 layer tray pack CL Marked Black Plum 50s
23.00 Marked Red Plum 50s 25.00                                                

ORGANIC                                                                        

CITRUS FRUITS                                                                  
---GRAPEFRUIT: 4/5 bushel cartons FL U.S. One Red 36s 42.50 10 4-lb film bags  
FL U.S. One Red 42.50                                                          
---LEMONS: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade 140s 56.50 cartons 18 2-lb   
film bags CA Shprs 1st Grade 52.50                                             
---LIMES: 10 lb cartons MX Seeded Types 36s 20.50 ctns 15 1-lb 24.50           
---ORANGES: 7/10 bushel cartons CA Shprs 1st Grade Navel 56s 52.50 cartons 10  
4-lb mesh bags CA Shprs Choice Navel 64 size 48.50                             

BERRIES                                                                        
---BLUEBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX lge 24.50 fineappear 28.50     
---MISC BERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Blackberries lge 30.00        
---RASPBERRIES: flats 12 6-oz cups with lids MX Red med 44.50                  
---STRAWBERRIES: flats 8 1-lb containers with lids MX med-lge offerings in too 
few hands to establish a market                                                

NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
---APPLES: cartons tray pack WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 88s 36.50 Golden         
Delicious 88s 48.50 Granny Smith 88s 50.50 Gala 88s 39.50 Braeburn 88s         
offerings insufficient to quote Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 88s 56.60 cartons 12 3-lb
film bags WA WAExFcy Red Delicious 2 1/2" min 36.50 Golden Delicious 2 1/2" min
40.50 Granny Smith 2 1/2" min 38.50 Gala 2 1/2" min 34.50 Braeburn 2 1/2" min  
offerings insufficient to quote Pink Lady/Cripps Pink 2 1/2" min 50.50         
---AVOCADOS: cartons 2 layer MX Hass 48s 36.50-38.75 60s 32.50 70s 32.50       
cartons 15 1.25 (4 count) mesh bags MX Hass 32.50                              
---BANANAS: 40 lb cartons CB 24.00-26.00 EC 24.00-26.00 MX 24.00-26.00         
---KIWIFRUIT: 20 lb cartons loose CA Hayward 33 sz 38.50 cartons 20 1-lb film  
bags CA Hayward 40.50                                                          
---MANGOES: flats 1 layer PE Kent 10s 12.00                                    
---PAPAYA: 35-40 lb cartons MX Maradol Type 10s 38.50 11s 38.50 12s 38.50      
---PEARS: 4/5 bushel cartons wrapped WA U.S. One D'Anjou 90s 44.50 Bosc 90s    
49.50                                                                          
---PINEAPPLES: cartons 1 layer CR golden ripe 7s 26.50