Category Archives: Pricing News

October 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of October 2018.     Bananas: Lighter supplies of bananas are coming through the market currently and values are higher than usual.         Avocados: There is a moderate to good supply of the Hass variety of avocados and prices are adjusting accordingly.   […]

September 2018 – Pricing News from the Market Floor

  Pricing News updates from the Melbourne Market floor as of September 2018.       Bananas: Bananas are in moderate supply and holding at moderate values.       Avocados: Moderate supply of the Hass variety with Western Australia and South Australia Premium coming into the market at strong prices.         […]

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 […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for July

  Avocados – Moderate supply of Hass variety and prices are steady. Bananas – Good supply at moderate values. Quality is wide ranging at present. Custard Apples – Moderate supply and values are steady. Strawberries – Moderate supply from Queensland and Western Australian areas. Prices Steady. Sweet Potatoes – Good to heavy supplies available and […]

Pricing News From the Market Floor for June

Bananas – In short supply at present and prices are increasing accordingly Avocados – Moderate to good supply of Hass, Sharwil, Sheppard, and Wurtz varieties. Values are very attractive. Custard Apples – In moderate supply and values are steady Beans – Light to moderate supply from Queensland areas. Values remain steady.  Peas/Snowpeas/Sugarsnaps – In moderate […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for April

Bananas – Good supply and prices are wide ranging according to quality. Avocados – Moderate to good supply of shepard variety from Queensland. Prices are very attractive and are possibly the lowest in a while.  Imperial Mandarins – Supplies are now starting to build and values adjusting accordingly. Zucchini – Quite a good availability from […]

Pricing News from The Market Floor For March

Bananas – Supply is now on the increase and prices have fallen. Avocados – Only moderate supply available at present. Western Australian production has come to an end and Queensland areas are now kicking in with Shepherd variety. Custard Apples – Light supplies have started to come in from Queensland. Prices will adjust as more […]

Pricing News From the Market Floor for January

  Bananas – are in moderate to good supply and prices are variable depending on quality. Supplies will be on the increase and values will adjust accordingly. Avocados – Hass variety is in very light supply  from Western Australia and prices are strong. New varieties will soon start appearing and this will reflect on prices. […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for December

Avocados – In light to moderate supply from mainly Western Australia and New Zealand. Prices are steady and likely to tighten up further. Asparagus – Moderate supply from the local areas plus light availability of imports from Mexico. Prices are steady. Bananas – Reasonable supply at reasonable value. Mangoes – Moderate to good supply at […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for November

  Bananas –  Are now in good supply with prices moderating. Avocados –  Light to moderate supply at steady values. Strawberries – Good supply from Victorian growing areas. Prices are very reasonable. Cherries – In light supply but increasing each week. Values will start to come down as soon as more supply is available. Peaches/Nectarines/Apricots […]