MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (43-38-50) — Movement expected about the same. Trading moderate. Prices poblano slightly higher, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons/crates jalapeño mostly $12-12.50, poblano mostly $12, serrano $15-16. Quality and size variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (31-28-39) — Movement expected about the same. Trading poblano moderate, others slow. Supplies poblano light. Prices poblano generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons per-pound jalapeño large 25-30 cents, poblano 40 cents, serrano 35-40 cents, yellow chile mostly 40-45 cents. Quality and condition variable.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (0-1-2) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices 1 1/9-bushel cartons cubanelles mostly $16.35-17.35; jalapeño mostly $18.35. Half-bushel cartons hungarian wax mostly $8.35; jalapeño mostly $13.35-14.35. Quality generally good.