WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (308-307-256) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading early active, late very active. Prices much higher. Cartons film-lined 24s mostly $31.56-34, 30s (supplies heavy) mostly $31.47-32.95, film-wrapped 24s mostly $32.56-35.50, 30s (supplies heavy) mostly $32.47-33.58. Quality variable. Shippers continue to see a very wide range in quality, weight and appearance because of problems with blister and epidermal peel.
IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Shipments (92-91-56) — Movement expected about the same. Trading active for light supplies. Prices much higher. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $32.50-33.58, 24s film-wrapped mostly $33.50-33.58, 30s film-wrapped $30-33.58. Quality variable.