LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (3-3-4) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate for light supplies. Prices cilantro 30s lower, others generally unchanged. Cartons bunched cilantro 30s mostly $8.85-9.85, 60s mostly $14-15.85; dill 24s mostly $18.85-20.50. Quality variable.
ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (3-3-3) —
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 2 units shipped the week of March 7. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s $7.65-9.65, 30s $5.15-6.65. Quality variable.
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Crossings (9-11-9; shipments AZ 3-3-2, CA 1-0*-0*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cilantro cartons bunched 60s mostly $8.15-9.45, 30s mostly $6.15-7.50. Quality variable. *less than 50,000 pounds.