ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (79-76-76) —

IMPERIAL, COACHELLA AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as 48 units shipped the week of Dec. 30. Trading crown cut fairly active, bunched fairly active at slightly lower prices. Prices crown cut higher, bunched slightly lower. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $6.45-9.48, 18s mostly $6.95-9.98, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $8.50-11.50. Quality generally good.

SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 20 units shipped the week of Dec. 30. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices crown cut higher, bunched generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $6-7.25, 18s mostly $6.50-7.75, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $8.25-9. Quality variable.

CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (58-56-60) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Cartons bunched 14s mostly $7.56-8.50, 18s mostly $8-9, 20-pound loose crown cut mostly $9.56-10.61. Quality variable.

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (95*-47-61) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early slow, late moderate. Prices higher. 20-pound cartons loose crown cut mostly $9-9.85. Quality variable. *revised.

SOUTH GEORGIA — Shipments (8-4-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Cartons bunched 14s $10.35-11.35, 20-pound cartons loose crown cut $10.35-11.35. Extreme cold weather was expected the week of Jan. 6 and could impact production.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 5, 2014 to Saturday, January 18, 2014

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