MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (258-285-242; field-grown 231-258-220; greenhouse 27-27-22) — Movement expected about the same. Trading pickles moderate, others slow. Prices pickles generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $4.95-7, medium fair quality $4.95-6, small $3.95-4.95, large mostly $4.95-5; cartons 24s $2.75-4, 36s mostly $2.95-4. 1 1/9-bushel crates pickles 150-200s $10-12.35, 200-300s and 300-400s $12.35. Greenhouse cartons film-wrapped long seedless 12-16s $5-7; 22-pound cartons persian small and small-medium $16.95-18.95. Quality and condition variable.

CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (55-45*-81) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to remain about the same. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Honduras. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium $7.85-8.85, medium-large $6.85-7.85; cartons 24s $4-4.85. Quality good. *revised.

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Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 30, 2011 to Saturday, February 12, 2011


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