Apple Processing Report - Baltimore, MD
MB_FV195
BALTIMORE December 7, 2017 

APPALACHIAN DISTRICT (MD, PA, VA, WV) APPLES, PROCESSED 

2017 SEASON 

Trading fairly light. Prices juice higher, canners steady. Canner U.S. 
One f.o.b. packing house or receiving station per cwt mostly contract 
prices regular and premium hard varieties 2 3/4 inch up $11.50-14.50 
mostly 12.00-13.00; 2 1/2 inch-2 3/4 inch $9.50-11.50 occas lower. Juice 
stock from tree picked and packinghouse sorts various varieties per cwt 
U.S. Cider grade $11.00-14.00 mostly 11.00-12.00 contracts lower.

Tons week ending December 2 
Juice 1,238 
Canner 4,068 
Weekly Total 5,316  
Total to Date 88,401 
Total to Date Last Season 97,285
 
Current open invitations from the USDA Programs for apple juice, canned 
applesauce or apples for further processing can be viewed at: 
https://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food

Retail apple juice and juice marked cider can be viewed on the National 
Retail Report at:  https://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/fvwretail.pdf

Or on the National Apple Processing Report at: 
https://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/fvwaplproc.pdf