MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (123-87-84) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices higher. Red-flesh seedless-type per-pound cartons 4-5s mostly 18-20 cents, 6s (light supplies) mostly 16-18 cents; 24-inch bins approximately 35-45 counts mostly 16-18 cents. Quality variable. Crop progress slowed by unseasonably low temperatures late the week of Jan. 31.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (67-61-56; seedless 63-59-53; seeded 4-2-3) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons per-pound 4-6s 20 cents. Quality and condition variable.
CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (29-38*-22; seedless 23-30*-17; seeded 6-8-5) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Ports of entry: south Florida. Guatemala. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons red-flesh seedless-type 6s $14.95; red-flesh seedless miniature 4s $13.35-14.95, 5s $13.35-14.95, 6-8s $13.35-14.95, 9s $13.35-13.95, 10s $10.35-10.95; cartons 3s per-pound red-flesh seeded-type 60- to 64-pound average 15 cents. Quality good. *revised