Market Reports

The 411 on the Banana 911

Over the past few weeks, the banana growing region has experienced some pretty severe weather pattern shifts. The cold fronts that we were experiencing have also affected Guatemala, Honduras, and the Mexico growing areas. Temperatures have been consistently 10F degrees lower than normal causing slowed growth, production, and harvest yields. Flooding in Costa Rica has…

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Market Update – December 7

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Apples: Washington is still short on 88 and larger Granny-smith apples. Avocados: Some of Mexico’s disputing municipalities did begin harvesting on Monday. Dispute is not fully resolved, and some further shut down by some still could…

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Market Report – November 9

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Apples: Washington is still really short of large Granny-smith. Bell Peppers (Eastern): Supplies could tighten back up this weekend. Berries (Blueberries): Delayed arrivals, weather issues and loss of production in Mexico and Uruguay are all contributing to shortage of…

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Transition: Salinas to Yuma (FALL)

Since GoFresh began building customers over 70 years ago, its mission has always been to take outstanding care of those customers and do whatever it takes to help make them and their businesses successful. A lot has changed in 70 years but their commitment to their customers has not and one of the greatest tools…

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Market Report – October 11th

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Apples: Large Granny Smith remain limited in Washington. Blackberries: Supplies remain limited with domestic fruit and quality is fair. Raspberries: Mexico production delayed due to recent rains. Oranges: California Valencia orange season is coming to an…

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Market Report

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Apples: Large Granny Smiths are still limited in Washington. Blackberries: Supplies are limited. Domestic quality is fair. Blueberries: Supplies remain limited this week. Cucumbers: There is a wide range of quality along with good lots so maneuvering…

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Market Report

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect:   Broccoli: Extremely limited supplies for the next two weeks due to a supply gap caused by the previous heat in the Salinas and Santa Maria growing regions. The market is extremely active. Blackberries: Domestic supplies remain very limited…

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Market Report

Here is a quick overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Apples: Granny-smith apples are still in a demand exceeds supplies situation in Washington and California. Asparagus: Due to Hurricane Irma, inbounds will be delayed from Peru starting Friday 9/8. Avocado: Demand exceed supplies Blackberries: Supplies are lighter. Expect some…

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Market Report

Here is a qucik overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Avocado: Mexico’s summer crop is small and limited. Mexican growers continue to hold field prices high as U.S. importers push to get a share of this limited amount of fruit. Bell Peppers: Green Bell Pepper supply has…

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Market Report

Here is a qucik overview of this coming week in the fruit and vegetable markets. You should expect: Avocado: Short supply with demand far exceeding supply. We are expecting prices to go up substantially with limited availability. Bell Peppers: These are the most reasonable markets we’ve seen all summer. Blueberries: Supplies are limited and will…

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