U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 767*-1,005-986) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Peru, Nevada and Colorado. *revised.



IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (214-354-313) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow medium and large red 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 (234-310-285, includes export of 63-98-85) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow generally unchanged, others lower. 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 (69-69-75) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons colossal and jumbo mostly $16-17.



NEVADA — Shipments (65-65-68) — Movement expected to remain about the same. No prices reported.



NEW YORK DISTRICT — Shipments (39-44-51) — 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.



NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (48-53-49) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 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.



MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (5-9-45) — Movement expected to slightly increase as shippers receive more onions. Trading moderate. Prices yellow grano slightly higher, yellow grano marked sweet lower. Yellow grano 5-pound sacks medium $10-12, yellow grano marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo $14.



MICHIGAN — Shipments (15-16-14) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finish for the season. Trading fairly slow. 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.



WESTERN SLOPE, COLO. — Shipments (12-16-10) — Movement expected to decrease as shippers finish for the season. Unofficial price for Jan. 18, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks jumbo $8-9.



WISCONSIN — Shipments (5-6-7) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Unofficial prices for Jan. 18, yellow globe-type 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11.50-14.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 16, 2011 to Saturday, January 29, 2011

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