Shipping Point Fruit Report - Benton Harbor, MI
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 12-SEP-2019                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                
Phone:  (269) 982-1004     Fax:  (269) 982-1005                                 
                                                                                
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.  Reported prices generally      
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,     
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first   
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis         
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                    
                                                                                

BR_FV110                                                                        
Benton Harbor, MI. Mostly Cloudy 66-83F
Grand Rapids, MI. Overcast/Light Rain A.M. 62-70F
Trujillo, La Libertad, PE. Partly Cloudy 59-66F
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Remaining    
supplies in very few hands. Most movement from Special Storage. Includes       
palletizing and cooling. Quality variable. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids med    
20.00-22.00  few high as 24.00                                                 

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
NON-CITRUS FRUITS                                                              
2019 Season                                                                    
---APPLES: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  cartons 12 3-lb film bags Mcintosh U.S.
ExFcy 2 1/2" min 19.00-21.00  few lower Ginger Gold U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min      
18.00-19.00  few lower, occasional higher Paula Red U.S. ExFcy 2 1/2" min 18.00
few lower, occasional higher                                                   

PERU IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY PHILADELPHIA AREA AND NEW YORK CITY AREA         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
BERRIES                                                                        
2019 Season                                                                    
---BLUEBERRIES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET PINTS LOWER, 6 OUNCE STEADY.        
Movement via boat, very few air. Includes palletizing and cooling. Quality     
good. flats 12 1-pt cups with lids lge 26.00-30.00 mostly 28.00-29.00 flats 12 
6-oz cups with lids   lge 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00