WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK — Shipments (11-9-7) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active for light supplies. Prices lower compared to Aug. 18. Bushel cartons/crates cooled round green-type machine-picked $26-28. Some growers are experiencing harvesting gaps. Quality variable.
CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (4-4-4) — Imports via boat from Guatemala. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. 5-pound cartons haricots verts (French-type) $4-5. Quality generally good.
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (5-4-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same because of a continued gap in production. Trading fairly good. Bushel hampers/crates round green-type $24-24.35, pole-type $26-26.35.