MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings — (136-112-153) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Cartons two-layer hass 32s $38.25-40.25, 36s $38.25-40.25, 40s $38.25-40.25, 48s $38.25-40.25, 60s mostly $36.25-37.25, 70s mostly $30.25-31.25 and 84s mostly $23.25. Extra services included. Fruit is at peak-season maturity levels. Supplies 48s and smaller heavy.
CHILE — Imports (40-40*-35) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Port of entry: Los Angeles area. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Cartons two-layer hass 32-40s $36.25-40.25, 50s $40.25, 60s $39.25-40.25, 70s $30.25-34.25. Quality good. *revised.
SOUTH DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (12-11-**) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies are in too few hands to establish a market. California’s new season has begun but only sporadic volume will be available for several weeks. Growers are not eager to begin harvesting until the middle of March. Expect first f.o.b. report to begin the week of March 14. FIRST REPORT. **unavailable