MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (132-130-142) — Movement expected about the same. Trading tommy atkins moderate, ataulfo slow. Supplies of tommy atkins 10-12s heavy, ataulfo light. Prices ataulfo 16-18s and 22s generally unchanged, others slightly lower. Cartons one-layer tommy atkins 6- 8s mostly $4, 9s mostly $3.50, 10s mostly $3, 12s mostly $2.75-3, 14s mostly $2.50-3; ataulfo 12s mostly $7-8, 14s mostly $7, 16s mostly $6-6.50, 18s mostly $5-5.50, 20s mostly $4, 22s mostly $3.50-4, 24s mostly $3-3.50. Quality variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (61-68-82) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices ataulfo 18-20s generally unchanged, others lower. Cartons one-layer tommy atkins 8s mostly $3.75-4.75, 9s mostly $3.50-4.50, 10s mostly $3-3.50, 12-14s mostly $2.50-3; ataulfo 14s mostly $7-7.50, 16s mostly $6.50, 18s mostly $5-5.50, 20s $3.50-4, 22s mostly $3-3.50. Quality variable. Some shipments booked open with price to be established later. Crossings include light volumes of haden variety.
CARRIBBEAN BASIN IMPORTS — Imports (44-36*-19) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Port of entry: Philadelphia area. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flats one-layer tommy atkins 7-9s $5-5.50, 10s $4.50-5, 12s $3.75-5. Quality good. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Flats one-layer tommy atkins 7-9s $4.50-5, 10s $4-4.50, 12s $3.25-3.50. Quality good. *revised.