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UPDATE: Melons

December 19, 2019
  • Prices are elevated
  • Rain earlier in the growing season has reduced yields in Mexico
  • Offshore supplies from Guatemala and Honduras have been affected by lower-than-normal temperatures; small sizes (8- and 9-count fruit) dominate the crop
  • Expect elevated markets through January
  • Prices are steady 
  • Offshore stocks are adequate from Guatemala and Honduras; supplies are available for loading in California, Florida, and Texas
  • The Mexican season (into Nogales, Arizona) will end this week
  • Expect stable to lower markets through January, weather permitting
Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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