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UPDATE: Limited Lime Supplies

August 21, 2019

Markon First Crop and Markon Essentials Limes are limited; packer label is being substituted as needed. Prices are rising. Mexican shipments into the U.S. are below normal levels.

  • Yields are scarce in Veracruz, Mexico; shipments into the U.S. are much lighter than normal
  • Large sizes from 110- through 200-count fruit are very tight; the crop is peaking on small-size fruit from 230- through 250-count
    • Expect prices to remain elevated through mid-September
  • Flexibility in size may be needed for the next several weeks to completely fill orders


Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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