Miami Shipping Point Prices
USDA - Thu May 16, 10:01AM CDT
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 16-MAY-2019                                   
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (305) 373-2955     Fax:  (305) 373-3562                                 
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                
                                                                               
MH_FV156              Issued twice weekly    --   Monday and Thursday           

WEATHER:
Linhares,Brazil               Mostly Cloudy       69- 82F  21- 28C
Guapiles, Costa Rica          Sunny               72- 87F  22- 31C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala      Cloudy              61- 89F  16- 32C       
Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep. Haze                73- 91F  23- 32C
San Pedro Sula, Honduras      Mostly Cloudy       77- 96F  25- 36C 
Ica, Peru                     Cloudy              56- 83F  13- 28C      
Lima, Peru                    Cloudy              62- 69F  17- 21C
Miami, FL                     Partly Sunny        75- 83F  24- 28C      
Philadelphia, PA              Cloudy              58- 73F  14- 23C
Newark, NJ                    Partly Sunny        55- 72F  13- 22C      
Long Beach, CA                Rain                56- 68F  13- 20C
Galveston, TX                 Sunny               73- 80F  23- 27C
                                                                                
  
CARIBBEAN IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---COCONUTS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.        
Dominican Republic, Guyana 65-70 lb sacks Dry 40s 22.00-25.00 mostly           
22.00-24.00 occas higher                                                       

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
MISC TROPICAL FRUIT AND VEG                                                    
2018 Season                                                                    
---CALABAZA: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Mostly Costa     
Rica; few Honduras. 40 lb sacks 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occas higher and
lower                                                                          
---CHAYOTE: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTONS 20 LB LOWER; 40 LB
ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica. 20 lb cartons 7.00-9.50  occas higher 40 lb cartons  
11.00-13.00  occas higher and lower                                            
---GINGER ROOT: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.     
Mostly Costa Rica. 30 lb cartons 22.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-25.00 occas higher   
and lower; few Brazil by Air 30.00-32.00.                                      
---MALANGA: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTONS BLANCA        
SLIGHTLY LOWER; LILA ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica, Ecuador and Nicaragua. 40 lb    
cartons Blanca lge 28.00-32.00 mostly 28.00-31.00 occas higher and lower Lila  
lge 44.00-48.00 mostly 44.00-47.00 occas higher and lower                      
---TARO: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica 
and Honduras.Includes Jamaica. 40 lb cartons Eddoes sml 35.00-38.00 mostly     
35.00-37.00 occas higher and lower Dasheen (Coco, Islena) lge   few, 25.00     
---YAMS (NAMES): SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET CARTONS YELLOW   
SLIGHTLY LOWER; WHITE ABOUT STEADY. Costa Rica.  Includes Jamaica and Dominican
Republic 45 lb cartons Yellow 48.00-50.00 mostly 48.00 occas higher 50 lb      
cartons white 22.00-25.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 occas higher and lower            
---YUCA (CASSAVA): SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.    
Mostly Costa Rica; few Nicaragua, Ecuador and Honduras. 37 lb cartons          
18.00-24.00 mostly 18.00-22.00 occas higher and lower