MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (77-74-94; field-grown 62-63-77; greenhouse 15-11-17) — Movement expected to increase. Trading long seedless fairly slow, others moderate. Prices long seedless lower, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $42.95-44.95, medium fair quality $38.95-40.95, small mostly $36.95; cartons 24s $20.95, 36s mostly $24.95-25.95. Greenhouse cartons film-wrapped long seedless 12s mostly $8.95-10.95, 16s mostly $10.95-12.95. Quality and condition variable.
CENTRAL AMERICA IMPORTS — Imports (73-68-32) — Imports via boat. Movement expected to decrease. Ports of entry: south Florida. Trading moderate. Prices higher. Honduras. 1 1/9-bushel cartons medium mostly $46-47, fair quality $35-40; cartons 24s mostly $25. Quality generally good.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (6-18-27) — Light shipments were expected to continue through mid-March with sufficient volume and number of shippers for first f.o.b. report expected by late the week of March 21. Quality good.