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UPDATE: Red Bell Pepper Supplies Increasing

January 15, 2019

Red bell pepper prices are falling. Mexico is the primary growing region, crossing into Nogales, Arizona and McAllen, Texas; supplies are increasing. Keep inventory turns tight to avoid sitting on high priced product.

  • Last week temperatures in Mexico were back to normal, increasing maturity of colored peppers
    • Yields have increased; supplies crossing into the U.S. are up
  • Florida production remains limited
  • Prices will continue to ease over the next few weeks (baring any major weather events)

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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