SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (7-7-7; endive 3-3-3; escarole 4-4-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate for light supplies. Prices lower. Cooling included. Endive 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates 18s include some 14- and 16-count packs $14.95-16.95; carton 24s $16.95-18.95. Escarole 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates include some 14- and 16-count packs $16.95-18.95; cartons 24s $18.95-20.95. Production will continue to be below normal for the duration of the season. Quality generally good.
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Shipments (AZ 1-2-3, CA 1-1-1, Mexico crossings very light) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices lower. Carton 24s endive and escarole mostly $31.45-33.45. Quality variable.