Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 8-APR-2019                                                                                                                             
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Monday, April 8, 2019                                                                   
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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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 08-APR-2019                           
                                                                                
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                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Supplies in fewer hands. Russet      
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 9.00-10.50
baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 10.00-11.50 mostly 10.50-11.00 tote bags    
approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 15.50-16.50  Round White U.S. One baled 
10 5-lb sacks 2" min 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 occasional lower            

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Offerings fairly light. Russet       
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. No. 1 or Canada No. 1 baled 5 10-lb sacks 2" or 4
oz min 11.00-11.50  baled 10 5-lb sacks 2" or 4 oz min 12.00-12.50             

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.75  occasional lower baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A        
11.00-13.25  occasional higher and lower                                       

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 08-APR-2019                            
                                                                               
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                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-9.50 baled 10 5-lb film    
bags sz A 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 50 lb cartons 40s 14.00-16.00 mostly   
15.00-16.00 50s 14.00-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 60s 14.00-16.50 mostly          
15.00-16.00 70s 14.00-16.50 mostly 15.00-16.00 80s 12.50-15.25 mostly          
14.00-15.00 90s 11.50-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.00 100s 11.00-13.00 mostly         
11.50-12.00                                                                    

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND RED GOOD , YELLOW FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW LOWER, RED 
STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 jbo      
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 med 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas   
higher                                                                         
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 40-80S GOOD, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET U.S. TWO LOWER,
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A
5.00-5.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50  50 lb cartons 40s       
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas lower 50s 13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 60s    
13.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher 70s 13.50-15.00 mostly 15.00 occas higher
80s 12.00-15.00 mostly 12.50-13.00 90s 10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 100s           
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00  

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ROUND WHITE HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.      
Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.50-15.00  sz B 19.50-23.00 mostly     
22.00-22.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.75-40.00 mostly 35.00-35.50 few as high as  
$40.75 50 lb sacks sz A 12.75-13.50  sz B 18.75-21.50 mostly 20.25-20.75 tote  
bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 20.00-24.50 mostly 22.00-24.50 sz B          
30.00-36.50 mostly 34.50-36.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 8.75-10.75 mostly     
10.50-10.75 sz B 10.75-14.75 mostly 12.75-14.75 Round White U.S. One 50 lb     
cartons sz A 26.50-29.00  sz B 14.00-20.00 mostly 14.00-16.50 Creamers 3/4-1   
5/8" 40.50-50.75 mostly 45.75-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 24.75-27.50  sz B         
12.50-18.50 mostly 12.50-14.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A          
38.00-52.00 mostly 44.50-48.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 12.75-16.75 mostly    
14.75-16.75 sz B 8.75-12.75 mostly 10.75-12.75 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb      
cartons sz A 22.75-25.50 mostly 24.50-25.50 sz B 14.00-17.50 mostly 15.50-16.00
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 40.50-50.75 mostly 45.75-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 20.75-24.00
mostly 22.75-24.00 sz B 12.50-15.75 mostly 14.00-14.50 tote bags approx 2000   
lbs per cwt sz A 42.00-44.50 mostly 44.00-44.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A      
9.00-12.75 mostly 10.75                                                        

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND RED GOOD, YELLOW FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET REDS HIGHER, YELLOW
LOWER.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-13.00 mostly
12.00-13.00 col 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly          
10.00-11.00 med 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50 med 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00-15.50              

LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks 
col 17.00-19.00  jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 med 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00     
Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 20.00-22.00 mostly 22.00 occas higher   
med 20.00  White 50 lb sacks jbo 48.00-50.00 mostly 48.00 occas higher med     
45.00-48.00  occas higher Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly    
16.00 med 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.00                                             

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW AND WHITE   
ABOUT STEADY, REDS STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks col 17.00  jbo 16.00  med 
12.00-14.00  occas higher Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 18.00-21.00   
mostly 18.00-20.00 occas higher White 50 lb sacks jbo 44.00-48.00  occas higher
and lower med 40.00-42.00  occas higher Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo         
15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00 med 15.00-16.00 mostly 16.00                          

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW SIZE B SLIGHTLY HIGHER, RED SIZE B 
AND YELLOW SIZE A SLIGHTLY LOWER,. RED SIZE A ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS STEADY Round
Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas lower 
50 lb cartons sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 11.00 occas lower sz B 13.00-14.50 mostly
13.00-14.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00 mostly 25.00 50 lb sacks sz A      
9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas lower sz B 11.50-13.00 mostly 11.50-12.50   
occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly 16.00   
occas lower sz B 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb    
sacks sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 sz B 7.50-9.00 mostly 7.50-8.50 Yellow Type   
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas     
higher 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-14.50 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher sz B     
9.00-10.50 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00  tote bags
approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 20.00-23.00 mostly 20.00-22.00 occas higher       

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET USONE BALED 10-5LB FILM BAGS HIGHER,      
OTHERS 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 9.00-9.50 mostly  
9.50 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-13.50 mostly 13.00-13.50 occas lower 50s          
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 60s 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 70s          
13.00-14.00 mostly 13.50-14.00 80s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.50 90s 12.50-14.00    
mostly 13.50 100s 12.50-14.00 mostly 13.00-13.50 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film   
bags 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00 U.S.    
Coml bulk per cwt 9.50-11.00 mostly 10.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film
bags sz A 12.50-13.00 mostly 13.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 11.00-13.00 mostly 13.00                                                  

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET BURBANK CARTON 60-70S 
LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5    
10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.00-5.00 mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags   
non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00 occas higher baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non  
sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50     
mostly 4.50-5.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 50s   
13.00-15.00 mostly 14.00 60s 13.50-15.00  70s 13.50-15.00  80s 12.00-15.00     
mostly 13.00 90s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher 100s 7.50-9.00  U.S. Two  
50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.50 10 oz min 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00     
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 4.00-5.00   
mostly 4.00-4.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 3.50-4.50 mostly 3.50-4.00   
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb film
bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 4.50-5.00 50 lb cartons 40s 11.50-14.00 mostly  
12.00-13.00 50s 11.50-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.50 60s 12.00-15.00 mostly 13.50 70s
12.00-15.00 mostly 13.50 80s 11.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 90s 8.00-9.00 mostly 9.00
100s 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-6.50 mostly 
5.50-6.00 10 oz min 6.00-8.00 mostly 7.00