Market Report October 2018
October 17 2018
To all valued customers,
Asparagus - Mexican - Market - Price in the mid to high thirties.
Broccoli - Market prices are in the high twenty dollar range with quality looking good.
Cauliflower - California - price is in the low to mid to high teens.
Celery - Market is down, price is in the mid to high teen.
Cucumbers – Steady - Price is in the mid to high teens.
Cabbage - green are in the high teens. Red Cabbage is in the low teens.
Eggplant California - Price in the high twenty dollar range.
Lettuce Leaf - California - leaf lettuce Red and Green leaf is coming down slowly. Romaine is also down just a bit.
Iceberg Lettuce - California – Market lower mid teens.
Peppers Bell - California - Green and Red both looking very good and pricing is reasonable.
Squash - Expect pay in the mid to high teens on zucchini. Yellow squash price is in the low to mid twenties.
Tomatoes - All tomato products at down. Expect to pay in the low to mid twenties on rounds. Roma tomatoes are in the high teens.
Tomatoes Cherry - Expect to pay in the high teens.
Tomatoes Grape - Price is in the mid to high teens.
Apples - Fuji, Gala, Red Delicious, Golden are all available.
Avocados - California/Mexican - Price is going up due to weather in Mexico and shortages in California. Price on Mexican Avocadoes now is around the 50 dollar range. Some Peruvian Avocados available also.
Banana - Market steady - Prices are in the low twenties.
Cantaloupe/Honeydew - California - Market is steady. Quality is very good. Product is ripe and sweet. Price in the high teens and low twenties.
Grapes - Mexican - Prices on red seedless grapes, you can expect to pay high thirties to low forties. Green grapes are also in the high thirties low forties.
Lemons - Market up some with price in the fifty dollar range.
Limes: Mexican - Market is down, price is in the low to mid twenty dollar range.
Nectarine, Peaches and Plums are now available. The Fruit is very Sweet.
Pears - Bosc, D'njou, and Bartlett are available.
Pineapple - Prices are trending lower on pineapple. Expect to pay in the mid to high teens.
Strawberry - Good quality. Prices are up due to some shortages on product because of the Heat.
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.