UPDATE: GRAPES TRANSITIONING FROM MEXICO TO CALIFORNIA

June 28, 2022

The Mexican grape season will wrap up by the end of next week. The California season will start approximately July 6.

California

  • California-grown Markon First Crop Lunch Bunch Grapes will start shipping when the Mexico Lunch Bunch season comes to an end July 10
  • California-grown green seedless supplies are expected to begin shipping on July 12; red seedless stocks will start shipping by the middle of the week of July 6
  • Expect higher prices to start the season but markets will ease once California volume ramps up in mid-July
  • Good quality is anticipated at the start of the season

Mexico

  • The Mexican season will begin to wrap up the week of July 4 and end that week
  • Steady demand and good quality are anticipated

Please contact your Markon customer service representative for more information.

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