MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (35-49-40) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading serrano fairly slow, others slow. Prices serrano and yellow chile lower, others generally unchanged. 1 1/9-bushel cartons per-pound large anaheim 40-45 cents, jalapeño 30-35 cents, serrano 60-65 cents, yellow chile mostly 30 cents. Quality variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (26-25-36) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices poblano generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates jalapeño mostly $12-13, serrano mostly $22-23, poblano (light supplies) mostly $20. Quality and size variable.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (4-6-8) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half- and 5/9-bushel cartons/crates jalapeño $7.35-8.85, hungarian wax $6.35-8.85; 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates jalapeño $12.35-12.85, cubanelle extra-large $12.35-12.85. Quality generally good.