Shipping Point Onion and Potato Recap Report - Washington, DC
WASHINGTON, DC 14-AUG-2019                                                                                                                            
WA_FV103                                                                                                                                              

No reports will be issued on August 15-16, 2019 due to reporters attending the Specialty Crops Market News National Meeting. 
The next report will be issued on Monday, August 19, 2019.
                                                                                                                                                      
Recap of Available Shipping Point Onions and Potatoes FOB for Wednesday, August 14, 2019                                                              
                                                                                                                                                      
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.  Reported prices generally                                                                            
include, but are not limited to, applicable brokerage fees and commissions,                                                                           
Customs fees and duties, U.S. packaging and U.S. freight costs prior to first                                                                         
sale, paid by the shipper/seller. Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis                                                                               
excludes all charges for freight after sale.                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                                      
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 14-AUG-2019                           
                                                                                
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                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY LIGHT. DEMAND MODERATE.  Round White U.S. One tote bags    
approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 18.50  Yellow Type U.S. One 50 lb sacks sz A 15.75
tote bags approx 2000 lbs per cwt sz A 30.50  occasional lower                 

                                                                               
                                                                               
                                                                               
IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 14-AUG-2019                            
                                                                               
Provided by:  Specialty Crops Market News                                      
              Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.                       
                                                                               

BIG LAKE AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA                                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY U.S. TWO'S VERY LIGHT, OTHERS MODERATE. DEMAND VERY GOOD.  
MARKET STEADY.  Round Red U.S. One 50 lb cartons sz A 17.50-19.00 mostly 18.00 
sz B 21.50-25.00 mostly 23.00 Creamers 3/4-1 5/8" 35.00-40.00  occas lower 50  
lb sacks sz A 16.00-18.00 mostly 16.50 occas lower sz B 20.00-24.00 mostly     
21.50 tote bags approx 2000 lbs sz A 29.00-32.00 mostly 30.00 sz B 40.00-41.00 
mostly 40.00 occas higher and lower U.S. Two 50 lb sacks sz A 10.00-14.00      
occas higher sz B 14.00-15.50 mostly 15.00-15.50 occas higher Yellow Type U.S. 
One 50 lb cartons sz A 19.00-22.00  occas lower sz B 15.50-16.00               

CENTRAL WISCONSIN                                                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET STEADY.  Round 
Red U.S. One baled 10 5-lb film bags sz A 16.00-19.00 mostly 18.00-19.00 50 lb 
cartons sz A 16.00-19.00 mostly 17.00-18.00 sz B 18.00-23.50 mostly 19.00-20.00
50 lb sacks sz A 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-17.00 sz B 17.00-22.50 mostly        
18.00-19.00                                                                    

COLUMBIA BASIN WASHINGTON & UMATILLA BASIN OREGON                              
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks
jbo 9.00-12.00 mostly 10.00-11.00 med 6.00-9.00 mostly 7.00-8.00 White 50 lb   
sacks jbo 14.00-18.00  med 13.00-15.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo         
6.00-7.00  med 5.50-7.00 mostly 6.00-7.00                                      
---POTATOES: DEMAND VERY GOOD. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah 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 18.00-21.00  50s 18.00-21.00  60s          
18.00-21.00  70s 18.00-21.00  80s 14.00-17.00  90s 14.00-15.00  occas lower    
100s 12.00-14.00  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 10 oz min 8.00-9.00  occas lower        

IDAHO AND MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON                                               
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY LIGHT. MARKET SLIGHTLY LOWER.  Yellow Spanish     
Hybrid U.S. One 50 lb sacks Super Col 14.00-16.00  occas higher & lower col    
12.00-14.00 mostly 14.00 occas higher jbo 10.00-11.00  few 9.00 med 8.00-10.00 
occas lower White U.S. One 50 lb sacks jbo 18.00  occas lower med 16.00-18.00  
few 14.00 Red Globe Type U.S. One 25 lb sacks jbo 7.00-8.00  occas higher med  
7.00  occas higher & lower                                                     

SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA                                                  
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND LIGHT. MARKET LOWER.  Yellow Hybrid 50 lb sacks col      
11.00-13.00  jbo 9.00-11.00  med 6.00-8.00                                     

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 ABOUT STEADY.  Russet Norkotah/Other      
Varieties U.S. One baled 5 10-lb film bags sz A 7.50  baled 10 5-lb film bags  
sz A 8.50  50 lb cartons 40s 17.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 occas higher 50s         
17.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 occas higher 60s 17.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 occas higher
70s 17.00-18.50 mostly 18.00 occas higher 80s 15.00-16.00  occas higher 90s    
14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 100s 14.00-16.00 mostly 15.00 U.S. Two baled 5 10-lb  
film bags 5.50-7.00 mostly 5.50-6.00                                           

SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO                                                            
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND MODERATE. MARKET ABOUT STEADY.  Yellow Grano 50 lb sacks 
Super Col 16.00-20.00 mostly 16.00 col 15.00-17.00  jbo 14.00-16.00  med       
10.00-12.00  White 50 lb sacks jbo 15.00-18.00 mostly 16.00-18.00 med          
14.00-16.00  Red Globe Type 25 lb sacks jbo 9.00-10.00  med 8.00-9.00          

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: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET STEADY.  Russet
Burbank U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 5.00-6.00    
mostly 5.50-6.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 4.50-5.50 mostly 5.00-5.50   
occas higher & lower baled 10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.00-7.00 mostly        
6.50-7.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags non sz A 5.50-6.50 mostly 6.00-6.50 occas    
higher & lower 50 lb cartons 40s 18.50-21.00 mostly 19.00 50s 18.50-21.00      
mostly 19.00 60s 18.50-21.00 mostly 19.00 70s 18.50-21.00 mostly 19.00 80s     
15.50-19.00 mostly 16.00 90s 12.00-16.00 mostly 13.00 100s 11.50-14.00 mostly  
12.00-13.00 U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz min 7.00-8.00 mostly 8.00 10 oz min      
11.00-13.00 mostly 12.00                                                       

UPPER VALLEY, TWIN FALLS-BURLEY DISTRICT IDAHO                                 
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---POTATOES: SUPPLY FAIRLY LIGHT. DEMAND EXCEEDS SUPPLY. MARKET STEADY.  Russet
Norkotah U.S. One 2" or 4-oz Min baled 5 10-lb mesh sacks non sz A 6.25-7.00   
mostly 6.50-7.00 baled 5 10-lb film bags non sz A 5.75-6.00 mostly 6.00 baled  
10 5-lb mesh sacks non sz A 7.25-8.00 mostly 7.50-8.00 baled 10 5-lb film bags 
non sz A 6.75-7.00  50 lb cartons 40s 21.00  50s 21.00  60s 21.00  70s 21.00   
80s 16.00-18.00  90s 14.00-15.00  100s 13.00-14.00  U.S. Two 50 lb sacks 6 oz  
min 10.00-14.00 mostly 11.00 10 oz min 18.00-20.00 mostly 18.00                

VIDALIA DISTRICT GEORGIA                                                       
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Granex - Marked Sweet
U.S. One 40 lb cartons jbo 20.00-22.00 mostly 21.00-22.00                      

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT WASHINGTON                                                
                                                                               
Sales F.O.B. Shipping Point and/or Delivered Sales, Shipping Point Basis       
                                                                               
ONIONS AND POTATOES                                                            
2019 Season                                                                    
---ONIONS DRY: DEMAND FAIRLY GOOD. MARKET STEADY.  Yellow Walla Walla Sweets 40
lb cartons jbo 22.00  med 20.00