Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 17-OCT-2018                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Wednesday, October 17, 2018                                                             
                                                                                                                                                      
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                                                                                             
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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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 17-OCT-2018                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 9.50-11.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 occasional lower 50 lb sacks sz A     
8.00-9.00  lge 9.00-10.00  occasional higher and lower tote bags approx 2000   
lbs per cwt sz A 14.50-16.00  Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A    
12.00-12.50  occasional higher and lower                                       

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY. Wide range in quality and size. 
Some harvesting delayed by wet fields. Yellow Globe Type master container 16   
3-lb mesh sacks med 10.00-13.00  fair quality lower, occasional best 14.00 rpkr
sz 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 fair quality lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks  
jbo 10.00-11.00  med 7.50-8.25                                                 

NEW YORK                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb sacks med 
2 1/4"min 9.00-11.00  fair quality and condition lower Red Globe Type 50 lb    
sacks med 17.00-19.00  fair quality and condition lower                        

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 17-OCT-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                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master       
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower          
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 50s    
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 60s 12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 70s          
12.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 80s 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 90s          
9.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 100s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 Round Red U.S.  
One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-12.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 50 lb cartons sz
A 9.00-13.00 mostly 10.00-11.50 sz B 10.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 50 lb sacks
sz A 8.00-12.00 mostly 9.00-10.50 sz B 9.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 Yellow    
Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-15.00 50 lb
cartons sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 occas higher 50 lb sacks sz A      
10.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 occas higher                                    

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col  
5.50-6.50  occas lower jbo 5.00-5.50  occas higher med 5.00-6.00 mostly        
5.25-5.50 White 50 lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher & lower  
med 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas hgher Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo         
6.00-7.00  occas higher med 5.50-6.00 mostly 6.00                              
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 
10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.25 mostly 5.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A
5.50-6.25 mostly 6.00 50 lb cartons 40s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas lower 
& higher 50s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas higher 60s 7.00-9.00 mostly      
7.00-8.00 occas higher 70s 7.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas higher 80s         
8.00-9.00  occas higher 90s 8.00-9.50  occas higher & lower 100s 8.00-9.00     
mostly 8.00 occas lower & higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 5.00-7.00      
mostly 6.00                                                                    

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 
50 lb sacks Super Col 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.00-7.00 col 5.00-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00
jbo 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00 med 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks 
jbo 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 med 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00 Red Globe Type U.S.   
One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 med 6.00-7.00                        

MINNESOTA-NORTH DAKOTA (RED RIVER VALLEY)                                      
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One     
baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 10.50-11.00 mostly 10.50-10.75 occas lower 50 lb  
cartons sz A 10.50-11.00 mostly 10.50-10.75 occas lower sz B 15.00-16.00 mostly
15.00-15.50 occas lower Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00  50 lb sacks sz A      
9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00-9.25 occas lower sz B 13.50-14.50 mostly 13.50-14.00     
occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly          
15.00-15.50 occas lower sz B 24.00-26.00 mostly 24.00-25.00 occas lower U.S.   
Two 50 lb sacks sz A 4.50-6.00  sz B 8.50-9.50                                 

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                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet 40
lb cartons jbo 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00                                        

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BLD 5-10 POUND FILMBAGS USTWO LOWER,      
OTHERS STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film    
bags sz A 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 9.00-10.00 mostly 
9.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 50s 9.00-10.50
mostly 9.00-10.00 60s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-10.00 70s 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.00 
80s 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 90s 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas     
higher 100s 9.50-10.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film   
bags 7.00  50 lb sacks 10 oz min 9.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 10.00            

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2018 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Burbank U.S. One 
2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-6.50  baled 5 10-lb film 
bags non sz A 5.50-7.75 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A     
7.00-7.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 50 lb   
cartons 40s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 50s 7.00-8.00  occas higher 60s 7.00-8.00  
occas higher 70s 8.00-9.00  occas higher 80s 8.00-9.00  occas higher 90s       
8.00-8.50  occas higher 100s 8.00-8.50  occas higher U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz 
min 5.50-7.00  10 oz min 7.00-7.50  Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5   
10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz 
A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-8.00 mostly 7.50
baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s       
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50 50s 6.00-7.50 mostly 6.50 occas higher 60s 6.00-7.50     
mostly 6.50-7.50 occas higher 70s 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.50 occas higher 80s       
7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 90s 7.00-8.50 mostly 8.00-8.50 100s 7.00-8.50 mostly
8.00-8.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 5.00-6.00 mostly 6.00 10 oz min        
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00