Markon Updates

UPDATE SUMMARY: WEEK OF NOVEMBER 12, 2018

November 15, 2018

Avocados

  • The market is high
  • Mexican avocado harvesting has begun in a limited way; however, supplies will remain scarce into December
  • Ripe avocados will remain tight; hard, green avocados will be shipped to fill the shortage
  • Markon will continue to update as more details become available

Broccoli and Cauliflower

  • Markon First Crop Broccoli Crowns and Markon Essentials Cauliflower are available
  • Prices are escalating
  • Poor Mexican yields and holiday demand are contributing to a demand-exceeds-supply market
  • The Salinas Valley season is ending; production is off to a slow start in the Arizona/California desert growing region

Green Onions

  • Prices are falling
  • Supplies are increasing
  • Growing conditions have improved

Strawberries

  • The market is rising                                                                                             
  • Expect extremely limited stocks over the next two to three weeks
  • Mexican supplies are scarce due to colder-than-normal temperatures
  • The Florida season has just begun, but volume will increase over the next three weeks

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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