U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 1,017*-1,018*-934) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; Columbia Basin, Wash./Umatilla Basin, Ore.; Mexico; New York and Nevada. *revised.



IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (278-299-318) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading yellow medium moderate, others slow. Prices yellow jumbo and red lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sacks supercolossal mostly $8-9, colossal $6-6.50, jumbo mostly $5, medium $6-6.50, white 50-pound sacks large mostly $9, medium mostly $9, red globe-type 25-pound sacks large $5, medium $3-4.



COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (302-281-244, includes export of 97-101-71) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $7, jumbo mostly $6, export jumbo $8-10, medium mostly $7-7.50, export medium $8.50-10.50, white 50-pound sacks jumbo $10-11, medium mostly $8, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $4-4.50, medium $3.50-4.



MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS — Crossings (176-205-208) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices yellow supercolossal and jumbo slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow grano 50-pound sacks supercolossal $8-10, colossal mostly $7, jumbo $7, medium mostly $9, yellow grano marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $10, white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $7, medium mostly $7, red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7, medium $6-7.



NEW YORK DISTRICT — Shipments (41-44-45) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum $10-11, 2-inch minimum $9-9.50, master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium 2¼-inch minimum $11.50-13, 2-inch minimum mostly $10.50-11. Quality variable.



NEVADA — Shipments (58-64-38) — Movement expected to remain about the same. No prices reported.



PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Imports (42-32-24) — Movement expected to decrease seasonally. Remaining supplies in too few hands to establish a market.



WISCONSIN — Shipments (2-2-4) — Movement expected to decrease as some shippers finish for the season. Trading fairly slow. Unofficial prices for Feb. 28, yellow globe-type 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $8-8.50.



NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (19-1-2) — Movement expected to continue to decrease the last remaining shipper finishes for the season. Prices in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, February 27, 2011 to Saturday, March 12, 2011

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