U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 947-848-775) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were southern New Mexico; San Antonio-Winter Garden-Laredo District, Texas; Vidalia, Ga.; Mexico crossings through Texas; and Imperial Valley, Calif.
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (0-45-133) — Movement expected to increase as more shippers start harvest and shipping activities. Trading moderate. Prices yellow jumbo higher, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks colossal $21-22, jumbo $20, medium mostly $14-15, repacker size $12-13, white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $16-18, medium $14, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $22-23, medium mostly $18.
SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (58-76-123) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks colossal $23-24, jumbo mostly $21, medium $14-16, repacker size $10-12, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $18, medium mostly $14, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $22-25, medium $15-18.
VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (158-182-116) — Movement expected to remain about the same. A few growers expected to start bringing supplies out of cold storage by the end of the week of June 7 or beginning of the week of June 14-20. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet U.S. 1 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $24, medium $18-20. Organic yellow granex marked sweet 40--pound cartons jumbo $32-34, master container 12 3-pound mesh sacks medium $30-34.
IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (291-185-99) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally as remaining growers are finished for the season. LAST REPORT.
ARIZONA — Shipments (36-55-52) — Unofficial prices for June 7, yellow grano 50-pound sacks jumbo $20. Medium $12-14, repacker size $12.
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (2-14-64) — Movement expected to increase as more growers expected to start harvesting yellow, white and red globe onions the week of June 7. Trading yellow jumbo very active, others moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $21-22, jumbo $20, medium mostly $14-15. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $18-20, medium $15-18. Red flat-type supplies insufficient to establish a market.