News and Stories


April 29, 2020

Tomato prices continue to climb; overall supplies are extremely limited. Expect active markets over the next several weeks.

  • Mexican crossings into the U.S. are below normal levels; cool weather and weak demand have reduced volume
    • Round and Roma tomatoes remain scarce
    • Spring harvesting will begin in Baja, Mexico by late May
  • Florida’s spring crop has struggled; however, supplies should steadily increase over the next few weeks as production transitions to new growing regions
  • Contract trigger levels have been met; expect to see an increase the week of May 3

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.
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