ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (2-2-2) —
IMPERIAL AND COACHELLA VALLEYS, CALIF., CENTRAL AND WESTERN ARIZONA AND MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH CALEXICO AND SAN LUIS — Crossings (7-5-4; shipments AZ 2-3-2; CA 1-0*-0*) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly slow. Prices lower. Cartons bunched 60s curly mostly $9.75-10.75, plain mostly $8.45-9. Quality variable. *less than 50,000 pounds.
OXNARD DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 2 units shipped the week of Jan. 24. Trading early fairly slow, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons bunched 60s curly and plain $8.65. Quality variable.
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TEXAS — Shipments (2-3-2) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late moderate. Prices generally unchanged. Cartons/crates/baskets bunched curly 60s $16-17, 30s mostly $11.50-12; plain 60s mostly $16-17, 30s mostly $11.50-12. Quality variable. Harvest was expected to be curtailed the week of Jan. 31.