U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,020*-1,029*-971) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Peru; Mexico and Nevada. *revised.



IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (354-348*-324) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices yellow supercolossal, jumbo and red medium generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $10, colossal mostly $8.50, jumbo mostly $7.50, medium mostly $8-8.50, white 50-pound sacks large $10-11, medium $10-11, red globe-type 25-pound sacks large mostly $8, medium mostly $6.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (310-285-284, includes export of 63-98-85) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow export jumbo and medium moderate, others fairly slow. Prices yellow export jumbo and medium higher, yellow jumbo generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal $8-8.50, jumbo $7-7.50, export jumbo mostly $9.50, medium mostly $8.50, export medium $9.50-10.50, white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $12-13, medium $8-11, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $5.50-6, medium mostly $5-5.50.



PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS — Imports 69-75-62) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons colossal and jumbo mostly $15-16.



MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (9-45-59) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks jumbo $10, medium mostly $10-11, yellow grano marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo $12, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $14, medium $14.



NEVADA — Shipments (65-68-55) — Movement expected to remain about the same. No prices reported.



NEW YORK DISTRICT — Shipments (44-51-52) — 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. Quality variable.



NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (53-49-46) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $10, medium mostly $11.50-12.



WESTERN SLOPE, COLO. — Shipments (16-10-6) — Movement expected to decrease as growers are finished for the season. LAST REPORT.



MICHIGAN — Shipments (16-14-9) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finished for the season. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow globe-type master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $13-14, repacker size $10-12. Supplies light and in few hands. Wide range in quality.



WISCONSIN — Shipments (6-7-6) — Movement expected to decrease as some shippers finish for the season. Trading fairly slow. Unofficial prices for Jan. 24, yellow globe-type 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11.50-14.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 23, 2011 to Saturday, February 5, 2011

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