MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (178-162-184, field-grown 146-138-150, greenhouse 32-24-34) — Movement expected to increase. Trading green very active, red fair quality moderate, others fairly active. Prices green much higher, 15-pound carton red higher, yellow and orange generally unchanged, others lower. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo and extra-large $16.95, large mostly $14.95, medium $12.95; fair quality green extra-large mostly $12.95-14.95, large mostly $10.95-12.95, medium $10.95; red irregular size fair quality mostly $12.95. 15-pound cartons red extra-large mostly $12.95. Greenhouse 11-pound cartons red extra-large and large mostly $12.95, large mostly $10.95; yellow and orange extra-large mostly $14.95, large mostly $12.95. Quality variable.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH TEXAS — Crossings (56-53-66, greenhouse 39-37-41, field-grown 17-16-25) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. The first f.o.b. report was expected to be issued the week of Jan. 13.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (111-71-91) — Movement expected to decrease. Trading very active. Prices green much higher, others generally unchanged. Includes palletizing and cooling. 1 1/9-bushel cartons green jumbo and extra-large mostly $18.35-20.35, large and medium mostly $16.35-18.35, irregular size fair quality mostly $16.35-16.95. 11-pound cartons red jumbo, extra-large and large fine appearance $20.95, yellow and orange jumbo extra-large and large fine appearance $18.95. Quality generally good.