ALL CALIFORNIA DISTRICTS — Shipments (184-185-144) —
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIF. — Movement expected to decrease below the 132 units shipped the week of Aug. 15 as harvest of red is expected to decrease seasonally and green is expected about the same. Trading green slow, red active, yellow moderate. Prices green lower, others higher. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green extra-large mostly $7.95-9.95, large mostly $7.95-8.50, medium mostly $6.95-7.95; irregular size fair quality green mostly $5.95-6.50, red mostly $10.95, yellow mostly $14.95. 15-pound cartons extra-large and large red mostly $10.95. Quality generally good.
SOUTH DISTRICT, CALIF. — Movement expected about the same as the 12 units shipped the week of Aug. 15. Trading early active, late moderate. Prices higher. Unofficial prices red 15-pound cartons extra-large and large $8.95-10.95; 1 1/9-bushel cartons irregular size fair quality mostly $8.95-10.95. Quality generally good. Prices from trade sources. No f.o.b. report issued as of Aug. 22. The first f.o.b. report was expected to be issued by August 26.
MICHIGAN — Shipments (32-48-46) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early fairly active, late fairly slow. Prices lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo and extra-large $9-10.85, large $8-9.85, irregular size fair quality mostly $6.85-7.85. Quality good.
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Shipments (20-23-22) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices jumbo and large lower, extra-large slightly higher. 1 1/9 cartons bell-type green jumbo $11.35-12.85, extra-large $10.35-12.85, large $8.35-10.85.