MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (132-136-134) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices higher. Red-flesh seedless-type per-pound cartons 4-5s mostly 26 cents; 24-inch bins approximately 35-45 counts mostly 24 cents, approximately 60 count mostly 22 cents. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (78-74-51; seedless 74-70-51; seeded 4-4-0*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early moderate, late fairly active. Prices much higher. Red-flesh seedless-type cartons per-pound 4-5s 28-30 cents, 6s 26-28 cents. Quality and condition variable. Harvest transitioning from southern Mexico to Sinaloa. *less than 50,000 pounds.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (68*-37*-24; seedless 19-18*-12; seeded 49*-19*-12) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Guatemala. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons per carton red-flesh seedless-type 4s $15-16, 5s $15-16, 6s $14-15; red-flesh seedless miniature 4-8s $12-14, 9s $12-13, 10s $10-11, 11s $10. Quality generally good. *revised.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, March 13, 2011 to Saturday, March 26, 2011


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