WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (562-579-480) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly slow, late very slow. Prices lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $5.35-5.65, film-wrapped mostly $6.35-6.65; 30s film-wrapped (very light supplies) mostly $6.35-6.55. Quality variable. Harvest curtailed by market conditions.
IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Shipments (24-46-66) — Movement expected to decrease with holiday shipping schedules. Trading slow. Prices film-wrapped slightly lower, film-lined generally unchanged. Carton 24s film-lined mostly $5.25-6.25, film-wrapped mostly $5.50-6.50. Quality variable.