Shipping Point Vegetable Report, Import s - Miami, FL
MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 13-MAR-2018                                   
                                                                                
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.                                         
                                                                                

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Linhares,Brazil               Mostly Sunny         74- 95F   23- 35C
Guapiles, Costa Rica          Showers              72- 83F   22- 28C
Huehuetenango, Guatemala      Showers              51- 82F   11- 28C       
Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep. Partly Cloudy        73- 83F   23- 28C
San Pedro Sula, Honduras      Showers              72- 90F   22- 32C 
Ica, Peru                     Partly Cloudy        67- 87F   19- 31C      
Lima, Peru                    Partly Cloudy        66- 72F   19- 22C
Miami, FL                     Sunny                55- 72F   13- 22C      
Philadelphia, PA              Partly Cloudy/Wind   29- 43F   -2- 06C
Newark, NJ                    Snow Showers/Wind    29- 42F   -2- 06C      
Long Beach, CA                Showers              56- 66F   13- 19C
Galveston, TX                 Sunny                56- 65F   13- 18C                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS - PORTS OF ENTRY SOUTH FLORIDA                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
VEGETABLES                                                                     
2017 Season                                                                    
---BEANS: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA. 5  
lb cartons bagged Haricot Vert (French Type) 7.00-8.00  occas higher and lower 
---CUCUMBERS: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. HONDURAS  
Wide range of quality and condition 1 1/9 bushel cartons med 22.00-24.00 mostly
24.00 fr qual 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 cartons 24s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 
---OKRA: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET HIGHER. Mostly HONDURAS, few GUATEMALA. and   
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 1/2 bushel cartons/crates med-lge 14.00-16.00 mostly        
15.00-16.00  Indian type mostly 15.00-16.00                                    
---PEAS GREEN: SUPPLY MODERATE. DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET SNOW PEAS SLIGHTLY     
HIGHER; SUGAR SNAP ABOUT STEADY. GUATEMALA.  Wide range in quality. 10 lb      
cartons Snow Peas Decalyxed 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.50-10.50 few 8.00-8.50 Sugar   
Snap Peas Decalyxed 12.00-13.00  occas higher and lower