CENTRAL AND SOUTH FLORIDA — Shipments (326-372-328) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading moderate. Prices lower. Extra services included. 25-pound cartons loose mature-greens 85% U.S. 1 or better 5x6s mostly $19.95, 6x6s mostly $15.95, 6x7s mostly $11.95. Quality generally good.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH NOGALES, ARIZ. — Crossings (41-64-125, adapted environment 38-41-75, open-field 3-22-49, controlled environment 0-1-1) — Movement expected to increase. Trading moderate. Prices open-field and adapted environment cartons/flats two-layer vine-ripe 4x4 to 4x5s mostly $14.95, 5x5s mostly $12.95, 5x6s mostly $10.95. Quality variable.
U.S. SHIPPING POINTS — Greenhouse (34-38-38) — No prices reported.
MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH OTAY MESA, CALIF. — Crossings (20-21-22, adapted environment 17-18-19, open-field 3-3-3) — Movement expected to decrease sharply. Supplies insufficient and in too few hands to establish a market. Quality variable. Light and sporadic crossings expected to continue through the week of Jan. 5. LAST REPORT.