MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (34-33-35, adapted environment 34-32-35, open-field 0-1-0*) — Movement expected to increase. Supplies in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. The first f.o.b. report is expected to be issued the week of Dec. 23. *less than 50,000 pounds. FIRST REPORT.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (22-28-34, adapted environment 19-24-29, open-field 3-4-5) — Movement expected to increase. Trading early moderate, late fairly slow. Prices generally unchanged. Adapted environment vine-ripe cartons/flats two-layer 4x4 to 4x5s $12.95, 5x5 to 5x6s $10.95. Quality and condition variable.
WEST FLORIDA — Shipments (71-55-27) — Movement expected to decrease as growers finish season. Supply insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. LAST REPORT.
CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICTS — Shipments (197-285-294) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading very active. Prices 5x6s generally unchanged, others higher. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose mature-green 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s $15.95 6x6s $14.95, 6x7s $13.95-14.95. Quality generally good.
U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (31-43-**) — No prices reported. **unavailable