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 РHass 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.

Grapes – Are starting to increase in volume from the growing areas and prices are adjusting. Quality is also improving.

Asparagus – In moderate supply including imports from Peru and Mexico. Prices remain steady and will come down as more supplies are available.

Beans – Moderate to good supplies and values have been reasonably steady.

Tomatoes – All varieties now in good supply from local growing areas. Prices are variable depending on quality.

Oranges – Valencias are now the prominent variety and values are steady.

Lemons – are currently in short supply and values are strong.

Strawberries/Blueberries – in good supply at present and values are very attractive.

Cherries – Are in good supply and prices remain very reasonable.

Mangoes – Supply of Kensington pride variety is starting to decrease but values remain very reasonable. Other varieties will soon become available.