SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (8-4-6; endive 4-1-2; escarole 4-3-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate for light supplies. Prices generally unchanged. Cooling included. Endive 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates 18s (includes some 14- and 16-count packs) $20.95-22.95; carton 24s $22.95-24.95. Escarole 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates (includes some 14- and 16-count packs) $20.95-22.95; cartons 24s $22.95-24.95. Production expected to be below normal through mid-February. Quality generally good.
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Shipments (AZ 3-2-1; CA very light, crossings very light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active. Prices higher. Carton 24s endive $20.45-22, escarole $26.45-29. Quality variable.