ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (88-125-150) —

SALINAS-WATSONILLE, CALIF. — Movement expected to decrease below the 80 units shipped the week of Nov. 18 as some shippers are finished for the season. Trading early moderate, late very slow. Prices much lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.35-8.75, 18s mostly $7.85-9.25, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $8.25-10.56. Quality variable.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 37 units shipped the week of Nov. 18. Trading early moderate, late slow. Prices much lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $8.35-10.25, 18s mostly $8.85-10.75, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $8.35-10. Quality generally good.

CENTRAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Movement expected to decrease slightly below the 33 units shipped the week of Nov. 18. Available supplies insufficient to establish a market. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Harvest in Imperial and Coachella valleys was expected to begin the late in the week of Nov. 25. Palo Verde Valley shippers expected harvest to begin the week of Dec. 2. Quality expected to be generally good. The first f.o.b. report was expected to be issued the week of Dec. 2.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (103-92-96) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early active, late slow. Prices much lower. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9-10. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA* — Shipments (0-1-21) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers begin. Trading early moderate, late very slow. Prices much lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.35-9.61, 18s mostly $7.85-10.11, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $9.35-10.65. Quality generally good. Harvest curtailed. *revised.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (2-1-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 14s $12.35-12.85, 20-pound cartons loose crown cut $12.35-12.85.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, November 24, 2013 to Saturday, December 7, 2013

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