ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (179-184-185) —
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 173 units shipped the week of Aug. 8. Trading green fairly active at lower prices, others moderate. Prices green lower, others slightly higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo mostly $8.95-9.95, extra-large mostly $9.95-10.95, large mostly $8.95-9.95, medium mostly $7.95-8.95; irregular size fair quality green mostly $6.95-7.95, red mostly $8.95, yellow mostly $12.95. 15-pound cartons extra-large and large red mostly $8.95, yellow mostly $10.95-12.95. Quality generally good. Some shipments of red booked open with price to be established later.
SOUTH DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 12 units shipped the week of Aug. 8. Trading early slow, late active. Prices generally unchanged. Unofficial prices red 15-pound cartons extra-large and large $8-9; 1 1/9-bushel cartons irregular size fair quality mostly $8. Quality generally good. Prices from trade sources. No f.o.b. report issued as of Aug. 15. The first f.o.b. report was expected to be issued by Aug. 19.
MICHIGAN — Shipments (23-32-48) — Movement expected about the same. Trading opened fairly active, closed moderate. Prices lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo mostly $10.85-11.85, extra-large mostly $10-10.85, large mostly $9.85-10.85, irregular size fair quality $8-9.85. Quality good.
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (18-20-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 1 1/9-cartons green jumbo $10-14, extra-large $9-12, large $8-12.