Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 25-SEP-2017                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Monday, September 25, 2017                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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 25-SEP-2017                           
                                                                                
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                       
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                        
                                                                                

DELAWARE                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz 
A 8.75-9.25  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-16.50  occas lower   

LONG ISLAND NEW YORK                                                           
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Round White U.S. One baled 10 5-lb  
sacks sz A 10.50-11.50  50 lb sacks sz A 8.50-9.00  sz A lge   few 10.75-11.00 
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-16.50  occas lower Yellow Type    
U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A 15.00-16.00  tote bags approx 2000 lbs per   
cwt sz A 26.50  occas higher                                                   

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master container 
16 3-lb mesh sacks med 12.00-14.00  occasional 15.00                           

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 12.00-13.00  few 14.00 med 2 1/4"min 9.00-11.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks
jbo 10.00-12.00  med 9.00-10.00                                                

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 25-SEP-2017                            
                                                                               
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 MODERATE. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master       
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 11.00-12.90 mostly 11.00-12.50                
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET RUSSET CARTONS 40S-80S SLIGHTLY LOWER,
OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Warm temperatures delay harvest. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 6.75-7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags
sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 7.75-8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 12.00-16.00 mostly           
12.00-14.00 50s 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 60s 12.00-16.00 mostly          
12.00-14.00 70s 12.00-16.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 80s 12.00-15.00 mostly          
12.00-14.00 90s 9.00-11.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 100s 9.00-11.00 mostly           
10.00-11.00 Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 15.00-16.00 mostly 
15.00 50 lb cartons sz A 13.50-16.00 mostly 14.00-16.00 sz B 16.00-21.00 mostly
18.00-19.00 50 lb sacks sz A 12.50-15.00 mostly 13.00-15.00 sz B 15.00-20.00   
mostly 17.00-18.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A           
11.00-15.00 mostly 12.00-14.00 50 lb cartons sz A 13.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 50  
lb sacks sz A 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00                                         

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 MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW AND RED MEDIUM LOWER, OTHERS     
ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col 10.00-11.50 mostly 11.00 jbo      
9.00-9.50 mostly 9.00 occas lower med 5.50-6.50 mostly 5.50-6.00 occas higher  
White 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-20.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 med 16.00-18.00 mostly    
16.00-17.00 Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 8.00  occas higher med 6.50-7.00    
mostly 7.00 occas higher and lower                                             
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET BALES STEADY,      
OTHERS LOWER. Truck shortage limits movement. Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or   
4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.00-5.50 baled 10  
5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly 6.00-6.50 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-11.00
mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 50s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher   
60s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 70s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 
occas higher 80s 8.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 90s 8.00-10.00      
mostly 9.00-10.00 100s 8.00-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz 
min 7.00-8.50 mostly 7.00-8.00                                                 

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 MODERATE. MARKET YELLOW SUPER COLOSSAL AND COLOSSAL      
HIGHER, YELLOW MEDIUM AND WHITES LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Spanish   
Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 13.00-14.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher col
12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower jbo 10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 med 5.00-6.50
mostly 5.50-6.00 White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 18.00-20.00 mostly 19.00-20.00 
occas higher med 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 occas higher Red Globe Type    
U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00  med 7.00-9.00 mostly 8.00 occas lower     

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: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY. Truck      
shortage slows movement & sales. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz 
A 12.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 12.00-13.00 mostly   
12.00 occas lower sz B 18.00-20.50 mostly 19.00-19.50 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"      
25.00-30.00  50 lb sacks sz A 10.50-11.50 mostly 10.50 occas lower sz B        
16.50-19.00 mostly 17.50-18.00 tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A          
18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 occas lower sz B 30.00-35.00 mostly 32.00-33.00 U.S.  
Two 50 lb sacks sz A 6.50-8.00 mostly 6.50-7.50 sz B 12.00-14.00               

NEBRASKA                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET BALED, CARTON 50-70S LOWER, CARTON 90-100S
SLIGHTLY HIGHER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY. Truck shortage limits movement. Russet   
Norkotah U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 7.00 baled 10  
5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.00 mostly 8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-11.00  50s   
10.50-11.00  60s 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 70s 11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 80s     
11.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 90s 10.00-11.00  100s 10.00-11.00  U.S. Two baled 5   
10-lb film bags 6.00                                                           

NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON                                                        
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ROUND RED & YELLOW TYPE SIZE A & B        
SLIGHTLY LOWER, OTHERS ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A    
14.00-20.00 mostly 18.00 fair appearance 12.00-16.00 sz B 18.00-22.00 mostly   
20.00 fair appearance 15.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.00-40.00  U.S. Two 50 lb    
sacks 6.00-10.00  Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 26.00-30.00 mostly    
28.00-30.00 fair appearance20.00-26.00 sz B 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00-18.00     
Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.00-40.00  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-9.00  Yellow Type   
U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00-26.00 mostly 22.00-24.00 fair appearance     
16.00-20.00 sz B 12.00-16.00  Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 38.00-40.00  U.S. Two 50 lb  
sacks 8.00-12.00 mostly 8.00-9.00                                              

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 18.00-22.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 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 BALED FAIRLY GOOD, OTHERS LIGHT. MARKET BULK STEADY, BALED 
ABOUT STEADY, OTHERS LOWER. Truck shortage limits movement. Russet             
Norkotah/Other Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.00  occas     
lower baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 8.00  occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s         
10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher 60s         
10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 12.00 occas higher
80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 90s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 100s    
10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb film bags         
4.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-11.00  U.S. Coml bulk per cwt 
10.00-11.50  occas lower                                                       

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 BALES GOOD, CARTON 40-70S LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. MARKET   
BALES HIGHER, CARTONS LOWER, U.S. TWOS ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One 
2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-6.50 mostly 6.00 occas   
lower baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas lower baled 
10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-7.50 mostly 7.00 occas lower baled 10 5-lb    
film bags non sz A 6.50-7.00 mostly 6.50 occas lower 50 lb cartons 40s         
8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 50s 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 60s 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00
70s 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 80s 8.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 90s 9.00-11.00 mostly  
10.00 100s 8.50-10.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 8.00-9.00
10 oz min 9.00-10.00