ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (46-41-42) —
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., AND WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (CA 31-24-31, AZ 29-26-29) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading active. Prices much higher. Cartons film-wrapped white 12s mostly $20.45-22.58, 9s mostly $18.55-20.35, 16s mostly $16.55-18.65. Quality variable.
SANTA MARIA, CALIF. — Movement expected to decrease slightly below the 9 units shipped the week of Feb. 21. Trading active. Prices higher. Cartons film-wrapped white 12s $19-21. Quality variable.
SALINAS-WATSONVILLE, CALIF. — Movement began the week of Feb. 21 and is expected to remain about the same as the 2 units shipped the week of Feb. 21. Most shippers expect harvest to begin the week of March 14. Supplies are in too few hands to establish a market. Quality generally good. FIRST REPORT.