U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,021*-915-822) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were New Mexico; San Joaquin Valley, Calif.; Vidalia, Ga.; Mexico crossings through Texas and San Antonio-Winter Garden-Laredo District, Texas. *revised.
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO — Shipments (258-286-315) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow medium and repacker size active, others moderate. Prices yellow medium and repacker size higher, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $20-22, colossal mostly $18, jumbo $16-17, medium $16-18, repacker size mostly $15, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $14-16, medium $12-14, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $16-18, medium mostly $12.
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Shipments (341-258-169) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow medium very active, others moderate. Prices yellow medium higher, yellow jumbo and colossal lower, red sacks lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $16-19, jumbo mostly $17, medium mostly $15-16. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $15-16, medium mostly $12. Red flat-type 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $20-22.
VIDALIA DISTRICT, GA. — Shipments (131-117*-111) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Most supplies from cold storage. Trading moderate. Prices yellow conventional jumbo and medium higher, organic generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet U.S. 1 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $26, medium mostly $20. Organic yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo $34, master container 12 3-pound mesh sacks medium $34. *revised.
SAN ANTONIO-WINTER GARDEN-LAREDO DISTRICT — Shipments (124-111-68) — Movement expected to seasonally decrease. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Light supplies will continue through the week of July 5.
COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (0-0-26) — Movement expected to increase. Unofficial prices for June 28, yellow hybrid 50-pound sack jumbo $16-17, medium $16.75-17, repacker size $15.50-16.
WALLA WALLA DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (0-0-20) — Movement expected to increase as most shippers now have supplies. Trading fairly active. Prices yellow walla walla sweets 40-pound carton jumbo mostly $23.