CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (6-7-7) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices lower. 5-pound cartons haricots verts (French-type) mostly $6. Quality generally good.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (38-25-6) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading moderate. Supplies very light and insufficient to establish a market. Quality and condition variable. Growers report crops were largely lost to freezing temperatures Feb. 3-4. Crossings expected to resume by early April, with growers aiming to supply Easter promotions.

CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (8-14-26) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Includes palletizing and cooling. Prices handpicked mostly $21.35-22.85, machine-picked $20.35-20.85. Quality generally good. **unavailable.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, February 13, 2011 to Saturday, February 26, 2011


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