EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (3-18-27) — Movement expected to decrease slightly because of hot, dry weather damaging crop. Trading active. Prices higher. Bushel cartons/crates cooled round green-type machine-picked $14-14.85.
SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (52-42-23) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading early moderate, late active. Prices higher. Bushel/cartons/crates cooled round green-type machine-picked $10.85-13.85. Many shippers are finished for the season.
CARIBBEAN BASIN IMPORTS — Imports (5-5-3) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading extremely active. Prices slightly lower. Haricots verts (French-type) 5-pound cartons mostly $13-14. Quality variable.
EASTERN SHORE, VA. — The harvest was expected to begin on June 18. Growers report the crop is progressing well and is in good condition.