U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,004*-988*-896) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Mexico; Peru and Nevada.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (284-283-275, includes export of 101-96-95) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow export moderate, others fairly slow. Prices white, yellow colossal and medium generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $8, jumbo $6.50-7, export jumbo $8.50-10, medium mostly $8-8.50, export medium mostly $10, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $11-12, medium $8-10, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $5, medium mostly $4.50-5.



IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (324-299-270) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading slow. Prices white generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sacks supercolossal $9-10, colossal $7-8, jumbo mostly $6.50-7, medium mostly $7-7.50, white 50-pound sacks large $10-11, medium $10-11, red globe-type 25-pound sacks large mostly $6, medium $4-5.



MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (59-139-109) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow 40-pound carton jumbo generally unchanged, others lower. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $8, jumbo mostly $7, medium mostly $8, yellow grano marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $12, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $12-14, medium $12-14.



PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Imports (62-57-55) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons colossal and jumbo mostly $14-15.



NEVADA — Shipments (55-49-43) — Movement expected to remain about the same. No prices reported.



NEW YORK DISTRICT — Shipments (52-36-39) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices unchanged. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum $12-13, 2-inch minimum $11-12, master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum mostly $14-15, 2-inch minimum mostly $13-14. Quality variable.



NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (46-37-26) — Movement expected to decrease as more shippers finish for the season. Trading slow. Prices yellow medium lower, yellow jumbo generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks jumbo $9, medium $9.50-10.50.



WISCONSIN — Shipments (6-4-2) — Movement expected to decrease as some shippers finish for the season. Trading fairly slow. Unofficial prices for Feb. 7, yellow globe-type 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $11.50-14.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, February 6, 2011 to Saturday, February 19, 2011

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