SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments moderate — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. 7/10-bushel cartons shippers first grade 75s mostly $28.63-30.65, 95-115s mostly $34.63-36.65, 140s $28.63-29.65, 165-200s $22.63-24.65, 235s mostly $18.63-18.65; shippers choice 75s mostly $22.63-24.65, 95-140s mostly $23.63-25.65, 165s mostly $20.63-22.65, 200s mostly $20.63-21.65, 235s $13.63-15.65; standard 95s $15.63-18.65, 115-140s mostly $16.63-18.65, 165s $15.63-17.65. Organic 7/10-bushel cartons shippers first grade 95-115s mostly $38.63-42.75, 140s mostly $32.63-36.65, 165s mostly $26.63-30.65. Quality generally good.
CHILE — Imports (11-56-46) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same as July 18-31. Port of entry: Philadelphia area. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. 17-kilogram containers 95s $26-28, 115s $26-28, 140s $24-26, 165s mostly $20-22, 200s mostly $18-20. Quality good.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (0-1-4) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report was expected to be issued the week of Aug. 1.