U.S. — Shipments (including imports, 964-576-705) — The top shipping areas for the week, in order, were Columbia Basin, Wash.; Idaho and Malheur County, Ore.; New York; Peru and Colorado.

COLUMBIA BASIN, WASH., AND UMATILLA BASIN, ORE. — Shipments (275-202-227, includes export of 64-55-40) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading white active, others moderate. Prices yellow medium and red medium slightly higher, yellow jumbo slightly lower, others generally unchanged. Yellow hybrid-type 50-pound sacks colossal mostly $6, jumbo $4-5, medium mostly $3-3.50; white 50-pound sacks jumbo mostly $10-11, medium $8-10; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo mostly $4.50-5, medium mostly $3.50-4.

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, ORE. — Shipments (332-159-204) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading white fairly active, others moderate. Prices yellow supercolossal and white slightly higher, others generally unchanged. Yellow spanish hybrid U.S. 1 50-pound sack supercolossal $7-8, colossal mostly $6, jumbo $4.50-5, medium $3.50-4; white 50-pound sacks jumbo $12-13, medium $10-11; red globe-type U.S. 1 25-pound sacks jumbo $6-7, medium mostly $5.

NEW YORK — Shipments (61-45-68) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices red lower, yellow unchanged. Yellow globe-type 50-pound sacks jumbo $7-8, medium 2¼-inch minimum $5-6, 2-inch minimum $4-5. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6.75-8, medium $5-7. Quality good.

PERU IMPORTS (REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS) — Shipments (77-62-67) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Yellow granex marked sweet 40-pound cartons jumbo mostly $14-15.

NORTH AND EAST POINTS, COLO. — Shipments (60-34-44) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Trading moderate. Unofficial prices for Jan. 5, yellow hybrid 50-pound sacks supercolossal $10-12, colossal $8-11, jumbo $6.50-8.50, medium $3.50-7.50; red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $7.50-8.50, medium $5.50-7.50.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA DISTRICT — Shipments (31-15-25) — Movement expected to increase as normal shipping schedules resume. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market.

MICHIGAN — Shipments (23-16-17) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices unchanged. Yellow globe-type master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium $7-8.50, repacker size $5.50-6.50. Red globe-type 25-pound sacks jumbo $6.50-7.50, medium $5-5.50. Quality mostly good.

CENTRAL WISCONSIN — Shipments (12-12-12) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices slightly lower. Yellow globe-type U.S. 1 50-pound sacks medium mostly $5.50-6.75, master container 16 3-pound mesh sacks medium mostly $7.50-8.

Sections The Packer: 
Pricing Dates: 
Sunday, January 4, 2015 to Saturday, January 17, 2015

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