Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 14-FEB-2018                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Wednesday, February 14, 201                                                             
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Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
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Prices represent open (spot) market sales by first handlers on product of                                                                             
generally good quality and condition unless otherwise stated and may include                                                                          
promotional allowances or other incentives. No consideration is given to                                                                              
after-sale adjustments unless otherwise stated. Brokerage fees paid by the                                                                            
shipper are included in the price reported. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point                                                                           
Basis excludes all charges for freight.                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                                      
Basis of Sale Definitions:                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                                      
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product quoted                                                                                
or sold is to be placed free on board the boat, car, or other agency of                                                                               
the through land transportation at shipping point, in "suitable shipping                                                                              
condition", and that the buyer assumes all risk of damage and delay in                                                                                
transit not caused by the seller irrespective of how the shipment is                                                                                  
billed. The buyer shall have the right of inspection at destination                                                                                   
before goods are paid for to determine if the product shipped complied                                                                                
with the terms of the contract or order at time of shipment, subject to                                                                               
the provisions covering suitable shipping conditions.                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                                      
Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis - This means that the product is                                                                                
to be Delivered by the seller on board the car, truck, or on the dock if                                                                              
delivered by boat, at the market in which the buyer is located, or at                                                                                 
such other market as is agreed upon, free of any and all charges for                                                                                  
transportation or protective service. The seller assumes all risks of                                                                                 
loss or damage in transit not caused by the buyer.                                                                                                    

                                                                                
                                                                                
                                                                                
BENTON HARBOR Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE                                                         
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.50-9.00  occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 
2" or 4 oz min 9.00-9.50  occas higher Round White U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film 
bags 2" min 9.00-9.50  occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags 2 1/4" min         
11.00-12.00  occas higher and lower 2" min 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas       
11.00-11.25 10 lb sacks loose 2" min 1.80-1.90  occas higher                   

CANADA (NEW BRUNSWICK) CROSSINGS THROUGH MAINE POINTS                          
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point Basis - Prices in U.S. Dollars                     
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz min 8.50-9.00  baled 10 5-lb film bags 2" or 4 oz   
min 9.50-10.00  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 2" or 4 oz min 13.00-14.00   
mostly 13.50-14.00                                                             

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow
Globe Type master container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.50 mostly          
11.00-12.50 occasional higher rpkr sz 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 few higher  
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY. Goldrush and Russet Norkotah U.S. One
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.50-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas 12.25 baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 9.50-12.50 mostly 10.00-12.00 occas higher and lower 10 lb 
film bags loose sz A 1.70-2.00  few best size high as 2.45, Round White U.S.   
One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 tote bags approx
2000 lbs per cwt sz A 13.00-16.00 mostly 14.50-16.00                           

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks  
jbo 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 med 2 1/4"min 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 Red
Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 med 8.00-10.00 mostly 
9.00-10.00                                                                     

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 14-FEB-2018                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master   
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-12.50  occas higher                     
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-8.25 mostly 7.50-8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 8.00-9.25 mostly 8.50-9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-15.50 mostly           
13.00-15.00 50s 12.00-15.50 mostly 13.00-15.00 60s 12.00-15.50 mostly          
13.00-15.00 70s 12.00-15.50 mostly 13.00-15.00 80s 11.50-15.00 mostly          
12.50-13.00 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00 100s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.00   
Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 
occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 10.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 few higher sz B 
16.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 9.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00  
few higher sz B 15.00-20.00 mostly 17.00-18.00                                 

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb  
sacks col 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 med 4.00-5.50      
mostly 4.25-4.50 occas higher White 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-17.00  med           
13.00-15.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas   
higher med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50                                          
---POTATOES: DEMAND CARTON 50S-80S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET US    
TWO, CARTON 80S SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 
5-lb film bags non sz A 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-9.00      
occas lower few high as 10.00 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 60s           
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 80s 9.00-11.00  few
high as 12.00 90s 9.00-10.50  100s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 U.S. Two 50 lb  
sacks 10 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas lower                         

FLORIDA                                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ROUND WHITE SZ B SACKS AND CARTONS        
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, ROUND WHITE SZ A SACKS AND. CARTONS SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS    
STEADY. Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 14.25-15.00 mostly 14.50 sz B    
22.00-24.50  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.75-40.75 mostly 40.50-40.75 50 lb sacks sz 
A 12.50-13.50 mostly 12.75 sz B 20.50-22.75  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt 
sz A 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.50-26.00 sz B 40.00-44.50 mostly 42.00-44.50 U.S.   
Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-10.75  sz B 14.50-16.75  Round White U.S. One 50 lb 
cartons sz A 26.50-29.00 mostly 26.50-28.50 sz B 20.50-22.50 mostly 22.00-22.50
50 lb sacks sz A 24.75-27.50 mostly 24.75-26.75 sz B 18.75-20.75 mostly        
20.50-20.75 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 54.00-56.50  Yellow Type    
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 18.50-22.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 50.00-50.75 mostly
50.50-50.75 50 lb sacks sz A 16.75-20.50  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz 
A 32.50-40.00  sz B 20.50  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 12.50-12.75 mostly 12.75  
sz B 8.50-10.50 mostly 8.75-10.50                                              

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid
U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 11.00-12.00  occas lower col 10.00-11.00  jbo   
8.00-9.00 mostly 8.00-8.50 med 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks
jbo 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 med 14.00-16.00  occas higher Red Globe Type U.S. 
One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 6.00            

MEXICO CROSSINGS THROUGH SOUTH TEXAS                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET YELLOW CARTON STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. 
Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks col 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 jbo 10.50-12.00    
mostly 11.00 med 8.00-9.00  Grano - Marked Sweet 40 lb cartons jbo 14.00  White
50 lb sacks jbo 12.00-16.00  med 12.00-14.00                                   

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ROUND RED LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. 
Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 
occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00-10.50 occas lower sz B 
18.00-19.50 mostly 18.50-19.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00  occas lower & higher 
50 lb sacks sz A 8.50-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00 occas lower sz B 16.50-18.00 mostly
17.00-17.50 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 14.00-16.00 mostly          
14.00-15.00 occas lower sz B 30.00-33.00 mostly 31.00-32.00 U.S. Two 50 lb     
sacks sz A 5.00-5.50  occas higher & lower sz B 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.50   
occas lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.50      
mostly 11.00-11.50 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly          
11.00-11.50 occas higher sz B 7.00-8.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-32.00 mostly
30.00 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-17.00 mostly   
16.00-17.00  occas higher sz B 8.00-10.00  occas lower Russet U.S. One ORGANIC 
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 18.00-20.00  occas higher Round Red U.S. One      
ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 21.00-22.00  Yellow Type U.S. One ORGANIC 
baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 22.00                                             

NEBRASKA                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 11.00-14.50 mostly 11.00-13.00 50s     
12.00-14.50  60s 12.00-14.50  70s 12.00-14.50  80s 11.00-13.50  90s 11.00-13.50
mostly 11.00-12.00 100s 11.00-13.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb  
film bags 6.00-6.50  50 lb sacks 10 oz min 7.00-9.00                           

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb      
cartons sz A 14.00-18.00 mostly 15.00-16.00 fair appearance 9.00-13.00  occas  
lower sz B 16.00-18.00  fair appearance 12.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"        
34.00-38.00 mostly 35.00 occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 5.00-8.00 mostly    
6.00 Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 16.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-20.00    
fair appearance 9.00-14.00 sz B 8.00-14.00 mostly 10.00-12.00 Creamers 3/4-1   
5/8" 34.00-40.00 mostly 35.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-8.00  occas higher     

PERU IMPORTS - REPACKED AT VARIOUS EAST COAST SHIPPING POINTS                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 15.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas lower                      

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other        
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 baled 10 
5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 11.00-13.00 mostly 
12.00 50s 13.00-13.50  few lower 60s 13.00-13.50  few lower 70s 13.00-13.50    
few lower 80s 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 90s 11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s       
11.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50
50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-10.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 9.00-10.50  Round Red 
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 12.50-14.00  Yellow Type U.S. One baled  
10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.00-11.50                                             

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT,. MARKET BALES AND BURBANK CARTON 40-50S ABOUT       
STEADY, OTHERS LOWER.  Russet Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb    
mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A
4.50-7.25 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly  
6.50-7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-7.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb    
cartons 40s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 50s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 60s    
10.50-13.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 70s 10.50-14.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 80s          
10.50-14.00 mostly 10.50-11.00 90s 10.00-13.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.50-12.00    
mostly 9.50-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 6.00-7.00 mostly 7.00 10 oz min
7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks
non sz A 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-6.00 
mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50-7.00  
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb cartons 40s  
8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00 50s 8.50-11.00 mostly 9.00 60s 9.75-11.50 mostly 10.00  
70s 9.75-11.00 mostly 10.00 80s 9.75-10.50 mostly 10.00 90s 8.00-10.50 mostly  
9.00 100s 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-7.50   
mostly 5.00-6.00 10 oz min 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00