WESTERN ARIZONA — Shipments (520-630-531) — Movement expected about the same. Trading very slow for very heavy supplies. Prices 24s lower, 30s slightly lower. Cartons 24s film-lined mostly $6-6.61, film-wrapped mostly $7-7.61, 30s film-wrapped $7-8.55. Quality variable. Harvest curtailed by market conditions. Some sales booked open with price to be established later.
IMPERIAL AND PALO VERDE VALLEYS, CALIF. — Shipments (41-71-78) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading slow. Prices lower. Cartons 24s mostly $5-5.50, film-lined mostly $6-6.50, film-wrapped mostly $7-7.50. Quality generally good.