EASTERN SHORE, VA. — Shipments (6-14-6) — Movement expected to decrease as most growers have finished harvesting for the summer. Remaining supplies insufficient to establish market. Light shipments will continue through mid-July and will resume in the fall. LAST REPORT.
CARIBBEAN BASIN IMPORTS — Imports (3-5-5) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Haricots verts (French-type) 5-pound cartons mostly $5. Quality variable.
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments light — Movement expected to increase as more growers begin harvesting. First f.o.b. report was expected to be issued by the end of the week of July 5. FIRST REPORT
WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Light harvesting was expected to begin by July 16. Expect first f.o.b. prices in mid-July. FIRST REPORT.