Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 20-OCT-2017                                                                                                                            
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Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Friday, October 20, 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 20-OCT-2017                           
                                                                                
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                                                            
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 8.00-8.25  occas higher and lower sz A
lge 9.00-9.50  occas lower tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-16.50  
occas higher and lower Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb sacks sz A           
15.00-16.00                                                                    

MICHIGAN                                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2017 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type master 
container 16 3-lb mesh sacks med 11.00-13.00 mostly 11.00-12.50 Red Globe Type 
25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 med 7.00-8.00                     

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 ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Globe Type 50 lb  
sacks jbo 11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00 med 2 1/4"min 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00   
Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 10.00-12.00  few higher med 7.00-10.00 mostly   
8.00-9.00                                                                      

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 20-OCT-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 10.00-13.00                                   
---POTATOES: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One     
baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A
7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 50s     
10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 60s 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 70s          
10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 80s 10.00-12.50 mostly 10.00-11.00 90s          
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.00-10.00  Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film 
bags sz A 13.00-15.00 mostly 13.00-14.00 occas higher 50 lb cartons sz A       
11.00-13.50 mostly 12.00-13.00 few higher sz B 16.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00  
50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-12.50 mostly 11.00-12.00 few higher sz B 15.00-20.00    
mostly 17.00-18.00 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A           
11.00-14.00 mostly 12.00-13.00 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly           
13.00-14.00 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-13.00 mostly 12.00-13.00                    

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 STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col  
10.00-11.00  jbo 8.00-9.00 mostly 8.50-9.00 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50 occas    
lower White 50 lb sacks jbo 17.00-18.00  occas higher & lower med 15.00-17.00  
mostly 15.00 occas lower Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00  
med 6.00-7.00  occas higher                                                    
---POTATOES: DEMAND BALES GOOD, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD . MARKET ABOUT STEADY.      
Russet Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A       
5.00-5.50 mostly 5.50 occas higher baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 6.00-6.50  
mostly 6.50 occas higher 50 lb cartons 40s 8.00-9.00  occas higher straight    
loads lower 50s 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher 60s 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00   
occas higher 70s 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00 occas higher 80s 8.00-9.00  occas higher
90s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 100s 8.00-10.00 mostly 8.00-9.00 U.S. Two 50 lb
sacks 10 oz min 6.50-8.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 occas lower                         

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 STEADY.  Yellow Spanish Hybrid U.S. One 
50 lb sacks Super Col 12.00-13.00 mostly 13.00 occas higher col 11.00-12.00    
mostly 12.00 jbo 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 med 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 White  
U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 18.00-20.00  occas higher & lower med 16.00-18.00     
occas higher & lower Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00  occas 
lower med 7.00-8.00  occas higher & 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 FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY. Truck     
shortage curtails shipments. Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A   
11.00-12.00  occas lower 50 lb cartons sz A 11.00-12.00  occas lower sz B      
19.00-20.00 mostly 19.00 occas higher Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-30.00 mostly   
30.00 50 lb sacks sz A 9.50-10.50  occas lower sz B 17.50-18.50 mostly         
17.50-18.00 occas higher tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-18.00    
occas lower sz B 32.00-34.00 mostly 32.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 6.00-7.50  
mostly 6.50-7.00 sz B 9.00-14.00 mostly 10.50 Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10    
5-lb film bags sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.50 fair appearance 10.50 50 lb       
cartons sz A 11.00-14.00 mostly 11.50 fair appearance 10.50 sz B 9.00-12.00    
mostly 9.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 25.00-35.00 mostly 30.00 tote bags approx 2000 
lbs per cwt sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 17.00 occas 19.00 fair appearance 15.00    
Russet U.S. One ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 22.00  Round Red U.S. One 
ORGANIC baled 16 3-lb film bags sz A 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 LIGHT. MARKET STEADY.  Russet Norkotah U.S. One baled 5    
10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 7.50-8.50  50 lb  
cartons 40s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00-10.00 occas higher 50s 10.00-12.00 mostly   
10.00-10.50 60s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 80s      
10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 90s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 100s 10.00-11.00 mostly  
10.00 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 ABOUT STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb   
cartons sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 18.00 occas higher fair appearance 10.00-18.00 
sz B 18.00-22.00 mostly 20.00 fair appearance 14.00-19.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8"  
30.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-9.00 mostly 6.00-7.00 
Long White U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 24.00-28.00 mostly 26.00 occas higher   
fair appearance 20.00-25.00 sz B 12.00-18.00 mostly 16.00 occas higher Creamers
3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-40.00 mostly 38.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6.00-9.00 mostly      
7.00-8.00 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 20.00-24.00     
mostly 20.00-22.00 fair appearance 15.00-19.00 sz B 12.00-17.00 mostly         
14.00-16.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 30.00-40.00 mostly 36.00-38.00 U.S. Two 50 lb  
sacks 7.00-9.00                                                                

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 17.00-21.00 mostly 18.00-19.00                                  

SAN LUIS VALLEY COLORADO                                                       
                                                                               
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/Other Varieties U.S.
One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
sz A 7.50-8.50 mostly 8.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-11.00 mostly 9.00 50s        
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 60s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher  
70s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 occas higher 80s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 90s       
9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 100s 9.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb    
film bags 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-9.00  U.S. Coml bulk
per cwt 9.00-10.00  occas higher & lower Round Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film 
bags sz A 13.00-15.00  Yellow Type U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A       
12.00-14.00                                                                    

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 NORKOTAH CARTON 40-70S MODERATE, OTHERS FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET
STEADY.  Russet Burbank 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 5.50-7.25 mostly 6.00 
baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.00-7.75 mostly 7.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags
non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 50s   
9.00-10.00 mostly 10.00 60s 10.00-11.00 mostly 10.00 70s 10.00-12.00 mostly    
11.00 80s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 90s 10.00-12.00 mostly 11.00 100s           
10.00-11.00 mostly 11.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 8.50-9.00 mostly 9.00   
occas lower 10 oz min 9.00-10.00 mostly 9.50-10.00 occas lower Norkotah U.S.   
One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50
baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.00-6.00 mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 10 5-lb mesh 
sacks non sz A 6.50-7.50 mostly 7.00-7.50 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A     
6.00-7.00 mostly 6.50-7.00 50 lb cartons 40s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00 occas lower
50s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00 occas lower 60s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas   
lower 70s 9.00-10.50 mostly 9.00-9.50 occas lower 80s 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.50  
90s 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.50 100s 9.00-10.50 mostly 10.50 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6
oz min 8.00-8.50 mostly 8.00 10 oz min 8.00-9.50 mostly 8.50-9.00