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.

 

 

 

 

 

Beans:

There is a good supply of beans coming in from Queensland growing areas and their values are currently very attractive.

 

 

 

 

Zucchinis:

A moderate supply of zucchinis are coming in from Queensland and some from the Mildura area. Their values are remaining steady.

 

 

 

 

 

Tomatoes:

The supply of gourmet, truss, and cherry tomato varieties is light to moderate, and their prices are steady.

 

 

 

 

Mangoes:

A reasonably steady supply of Kensington Pride variety are coming in from the Northern Territory, and prices are adjusting as more supply becomes available.

 

 

 

 

Peaches/Nectarines:

There are very light supplies available from Queensland and New South Wales. Prices are high but will adjust as more supplies become available.

 

 

 

 

Rock Melon/Honeydew Melon:

Reasonable supplies of melons are available in the market and prices are remaining steady.

 

 

 

 

 

Cabbages:

A steady supply of all varieties of cabbages are coming into the market and prices are steady.

 

 

 

 

 

Broccoli:

There is a steady supply of broccoli in the market with steady values holding.

 

 

 

 

 

Cauliflowers:

A moderate to good supply of cauliflowers are coming into the market currently and are holding at steady values.

 

 

 

 

 

Strawberries:

Strawberries are in good supply and are sitting at very attractive values.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blueberries:

Like strawberries, blueberries are also in good supply and their values are remaining attractive.

 

 

 

 

 

Lettuce:

A moderate to good supply of iceberg lettuce and prices beginning to ease slightly.