MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (206-274-258; field-grown 188-258-231; greenhouse 18-16-27) — Movement expected to increase. Trading long seedless and persian fairly active, pickles and small moderate, others fairly slow. Prices long seedless higher, 24s and small generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $12.95-14.95, medium fair quality mostly $10.95, small $8.95-10.95, large mostly $10.95; cartons 24s mostly $6.95, 36s $6.95-8.95, 1 1/9-bushel crates pickles 150-200s mostly $10.35, 200-300s and 300-400s mostly $12.35. Greenhouse cartons film-wrapped long-seedless 12-16s mostly $7.95-8; 22-pound cartons persian small and small-medium $18.95-20.95. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (15-52*-55) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to increase. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Honduras. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $16-16.85, medium-large $12.85-14.85; cartons 24s $8-9.85. Quality good. *revised.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 16, 2011 to Saturday, January 29, 2011


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