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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