Market Report January 2023
January 14 2023
To all our valued customers
We will be open Monday January 16 on Martin Luther King holiday.
American Produce Distributor is open for will calls 7am till noon. Monday thru Friday and Saturday 7am till 11am.
Asparagus - Market price continues to increase due to slow supplies in Peru.
Broccoli - Market prices are steady.
Cabbage - Green Cabbage price is steady. Red Cabbage price is on the high side but has come off a bit as supply increases
Cauliflower - California - prices have started to come down as supplies have started to increase.
Celery - Market is up due to rain.
Cucumbers 36 Count - Price is inching upwards as supplies are lighter especially out of north Mexico.
Eggplant California - Price is starting rise due to high demand.
Lettuce Leaf - California - leaf lettuce Red and Green leaf are coming down slowly. Romaine is also coming down slowly as supply increases.
Iceberg Lettuce - California – Market price is coming down as supplies increase.
Peppers Bell - California - Green and Red Bells are steady. Yellow Bells have limited supplies.
Potatoes - Prices are steady as demand is light. Packers are cutting production to pace themselves through the season.
Spinach - Baby Spinach is steady.
Squash - Zucchini and Yellow Squash supplies are lighter as crops make a transition from Sonora to Sinaloa.
Tomatoes - Market on all round tomato has started to come down. Demand has been steady
Tomatoes Cherry - Offerings are light and market is steady.
Tomatoes Grape - Market is steady and is a good buy at this time.
Apples - Fuji, Gala, Red Delicious, Golden are all available.
Avocados - Price on Mexican Avocadoes are down some. Expecting the price to rise as the Super Bowl approaches.
Banana - Supplies are lighter from all suppliers due to cooler weather.
Cantaloupe/Honeydew - Cantaloupe market is light with a wide range in quality and condition. Honeydew is light and price is increasing.
Grapes - Supplies are light and demand is strong due to shipping delays, from social unrest in Peru. Supplies should improve shortly.
Lemons - Market is light prices have been steady.
Limes: Market is light with a wide range in quality and condition. Pricing has move upwards.
Oranges - Rain continues to make harvesting challenging.
Pears - Bosc, D'Anjou, and Bartlett are available.
Pineapple - Prices are up. Production will remain tight on large sizes
Strawberry - Offering on California strawberries are very light with a wide range of quality and condition. Price on California and Mexican has risen sharply.
Due to the volatility of the Produce Market, American Produce can not be held responsible for information contained on this web page as the Produce Market changes constantly.