U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 821-750*-1,006) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Peru; Colorado and Nevada. *revised.



IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (275-214-354) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow medium and colossal active, others moderate. Prices yellow medium higher, red jumbo lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $10, colossal mostly $8.50-9, jumbo mostly $7.50, medium mostly $9, white 50-pound sacks large mostly $11, medium mostly $11, red globe-type 25-pound sacks large $8-9, medium mostly $6.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (242-234-311, includes export of 87-63-98) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $8.50, jumbo $7-7.50, export jumbo mostly $8.75-9.50, medium $8.50-9, export medium mostly $8.75-9.50, white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $13-14, medium mostly $12-13, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $6-7, medium mostly $5.50.



PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Imports (56-69-70) — Movement expected to decrease slightly as a couple shippers are now finished for the season. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons colossal and jumbo mostly $17-18.



NEVADA — Shipments (81-65-65) — Movement expected to remain about the same. No prices reported.



NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (52-48-54) — Movement expected to decrease slightly as some sheds finish for the season. Trading yellow medium active, others moderate. Prices yellow medium slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $10, medium $11-12, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $10, medium $6-8.



WESTERN SLOPE, COLO. — Shipments (9-12-16) — Movement expected to decrease as shippers finish for the season. Unofficial price for Jan. 10, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks jumbo $8.50-9.50, medium $8.50-10, red 25-pound sacks jumbo $8, medium $6-6.50.



NEW YORK DISTRICT — Shipments (37-39-44) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum $13-14, 2-inch minimum $11-12, master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum $14-16, 2-inch minimum $13-14, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $9-10, medium $6.50-7.



MICHIGAN — Shipments (14-15-16) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finish for the season. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks medium $11-12, repacker size $8-10, master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium $13-15, repacker size $10-12, red globe-type 25-pound sacks medium $6.50-7. Wide range in quality.



MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (4-5-6) — Movement expected to increase as shippers receive more onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow grano 50-pound sacks medium $10-12, yellow grano marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo $14. FIRST REPORT.



WISCONSIN — Shipments (6-5-6) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Unofficial prices for Jan. 10; yellow globe-type 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11.50-14.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 9, 2011 to Saturday, January 22, 2011

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