August 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

 

Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of the beginning of August 2018.

 

 

Bananas:

This August bananas are in moderate supply in the market and their prices are steady.

 

 

 

Avocados:

There is a reasonable supply of the Hass variety of avocado from growing regions in Queensland, and prices are adjusting in keeping with this level of supply.

 

 

 

 

Custard Apples:

The values for custard apples are steady as they are in light to moderate supply this August.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beans:

We have a moderate supply of beans in the market this August, and values are remaining steady.

 

 

 

 

Peas, Snow Peas, Sugar Snap Peas:

Pea varieties are in moderate supply at the market with steady values persisting.

 

 

 

 

Zucchini:

The is a very good supply of zucchini in the market this month, and their values are currently quite attractive.

 

 

 

 

Capsicums:

This August Capsicums are in lighter supply, yet their values are good.

 

 

 

 

 

Tomatoes:

All varieties of tomatoes have a moderate to good supply coming into the market at the moment and their prices are very reasonable.

 

 

 

 

 

Lemons/Limes:

We have a steady supply of lemons in the market and their values remain stable. 

 

 

 

 

 

Mandarins:

In the market this August there is a moderate supply of the Afourer Mandarin variety and their prices are steady.

 

 

Mangoes:

There is a light supply of Kensington Pride mangoes from the Northern Territory in the market this August, and prices are adjusting as more volume becomes available.

 

 

 

 

Strawberries:

There is a good supply of strawberries from Queensland and Western Australia, and their prices are currently very attractive.

 

 

 

 

Blueberries:

This August there is a moderate supply of blueberries at steady prices.

 

 

 

 

 

Cucumbers:

A light to moderate supply of cucumbers are in the market this August, and prices are higher than usual but are adjusting as more supply becomes available.