MARKET REPORT

Market Report - April 16

*Please Be Advised of our Chopped Romaine Recall.
(Notice Sent Out Saturday)

  • Limes - Market continues to be strong and active. Demand continues to outpace supply.
  • Mushrooms - Previous cold weather in all growing regions continues to disrupt supply for the next 1-2 weeks.
  • Oranges - Limited On Smaller Sizes - Navels ending and now currently awaiting for Valencias to begin.
  • Broccolini - Demand exceeding supply as cold and wet weather continue to hamper production.
  • Strawberries - Market is expected to hold from lighter supplies from Florida/Mexico and California rain.

Market Report

Market Report - April 9

  • Limes - Market continues to be strong and active. Demand continues to outpace supply.
  • Mushrooms - Previous cold weather in all growing regions continues to disrupt supply for the next 1-2 weeks.
  • Romaine Hearts - Active market remaining with supply not able to keep up with demand due to weather issues from previous weeks.
  • Broccolini - Demand exceeding supply as cold and wet weather continue to hamper production.
  • Strawberries - Market is expected to hold from lighter supplies from Florida/Mexico and California rain.

Market Report

Market Report - April 2

  • Limes - Observing skin and stylar-end break down.
  • Mushrooms - Previous cold weather in all growing regions has disrupted supply for the next 1-2 weeks.
  • Romaine - Heavily rained on product in Salinas coupled with transition from Yuma has created quality issues over a wide range as well as active and at times volatile markets.
  • Asparagus - Jumbo & XL spears will remain very limited over the next 2 weeks at least. Subbing to alternate sizing continues to be likely.
  • Berries - Strawberries - Market to remain tight from lighter supplies from Mexico due to rainfall damage caused to California crops.

MARKET REPORT

Market Report - March 12

  • Broccolini/Broccoli/Cauliflower - Demand continue to exceed supply affected by freezing temperatures. Market will continue to remain at extreme levels with continued escalated pricing.
  • Citrus - Limes - Market remains active. Sizing issues remain due to weather.
  • Bananas - Active Market remains from previous conditions. Expect another week, maybe 2 weeks of low availability and escalated pricing.
  • Lettuce & Cilantro - Freezing items have affected yield and harvest on leafy items. Market expecting to hit extreme levels. Expect escalated pricing.
  • Squash - Demand exceeding supply due to freezing temps. Transition expected to be rough with escalated pricing.
  • Berries - Strawberries - Market expected to move upwards this week from lighter supplies.

 

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MARKET REPORT

Market Report - March 5

  • Broccolini/Broccoli/Cauliflower - Freezing temps have affected supply with high demands remaining. Market expecting to hit extreme levels with escalated pricing.
  • Citrus - Limes - Market remains active. Sizing issues remain due to weather.
  • Bananas - Active Market remains from previous conditions. Expect another 2 weeks of low availability.
  • Lettuce & Cilantro - Freezing items have affected yield and harvest on leafy items. Market expecting to hit extreme levels. Expect escalated pricing.
  • Squash - Demand exceeding supply due to freezing temps. Transition expected to be rough with escalated pricing.

 

Market Report + family day Hours

Saturday February 17 - Open - Regular Hours
Sunday February 18 - Open - Toronto & Mississauga ONLY
Monday February 19 - CLOSED
Tuesday February 20 - Open - Regular Hours
 

  • Avocados - Active market seen. Overall good quality.
  • Citrus-Limes - Active market, coupled with limits in small sizes and quality being affected due to weather.
  • Bananas - Market expected to remain active over the next 3-4 weeks with low availability.
  • Peppers - Supply concerns with varieties - but improving with warmer temperatures in growing regions.
  • Squash - Transitioning with improved quality and availability.

 

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Market Report

  • Asparagus - Volume expected to be down for 4-6 weeks. Markets will remain active.
  • Beans, Green - Supplies affected by cold snap in Florida, expect escalated prices.
  • Broccoli / Broccolini - Supplies are short. Expect prices to escalate.
  • Tender-Leafed Items - Lighter volumes seen with arugula, kale and spinach.
  • Cilantro, Mint, Parsley, Thyme - Supplies are down in various growing regions. May affect overall supply in the next week.

 

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Market Report

  • Basil - Yields & Quality are affected due to weather.
  • Beans - Green - Active market with demands exceeding supply - expect escalated prices for the next couple of weeks.
  • Cauliflower/Broccoli - Both markets are active from short supplies.
  • Peppers - Red & Yellow - (transitional gap) - Expect prices to continue escalating. Approximately 2 weeks.
  • Watermelon - Supply remain extremely short - expect prices to continue escalating.

 

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Market Report

  • Tomatoes, ALL VARIETIES - Act of God on ALL varieties - PLEASE READ Full Version of Market Report.Escalated prices expected through to December.
  • Beans, Green - Rain & Freezing temperatures have affected harvests. High demand with very low supply. Expect elevated prices.
  • Corn - Limited supplies/current seasonal gap - expect elevated prices for the next 7-10 days.
  • Peppers - Green - Supplies are tight. Red & Yellow - (transitional gap) - Expect prices to continue escalating.
  • Artichoke - Short supply due to transition to new growing regions.

Market Report

Market Report - September 18

  • Tomatoes - US tomatoes going into an extreme market. Entire Florida Crop was wiped out with Hurricane Irma. 
  • Asparagus - supplies are scarce due to Hurricane Irma. 
  • Berries - Extreme heat in growing regions still affecting yields, pricing will remain on the up. Supplies limited until early Fall. 
  • Citrus-Lemons/Oranges - Sizing still an issue, advise being flexible to fill orders.
  • Avocados - A couple more weeks of elevated prices before falling off. 
  • Arugula/Spring Mix & Cilantro - High heat in growing regions affecting quality - Expect shorter shelf life on tender leafed items. Please adjust your orders accordingly.
  • Brussels Sprouts - Insect pressure still a concern. Supply to be an issue.

Market Report

  • Asparagus - Low Supply - Large Sizes are tight. Production slowed from Mexico & Peru, increase in pricing expected.
  • Raspberries - Demand currently exceeding supply due to heat. Quality affected. Price increase expected.
  • Tomatoes-Roma - Poor volume affecting market - expect prices to move upward
  • Peppers - Chilli & Bell Pepper supplies are tight, expect prices to move upwards
  • Brussels Sprouts - Active Markets, but expected quality issues may affect supply - expect pricing to rise.

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CANADA 150 - Delivery Schedule

As we welcome in Canada 150 with smiles, laughs and appreciation…we would also like you to know that Bondi Produce will have a modified schedule, so please note the following:
 
Friday June 30th – Open – Regular Delivery Schedule
Saturday July 1st – CLOSED (Ontario Food Terminal Closed)
Sunday July 2nd – Open – Regular Saturday Delivery Schedule
                                                                   (Ontario Food Terminal Closed)
Monday July 3rd – Open – Adjusted Delivery Schedule (Mississauga & GTA only) 
                                                                    (Ontario Food Terminal Adjusted Hours)
Tuesday July 4th – Open – Regular Delivery Schedule
 
PLEASE adjust your orders accordingly coming into Friday.
Please note the days that the Ontario Food Terminal is closed.
Be advised that we will be expecting heavy traffic throughout; but we will get your order delivered as soon as we can!
 
If there are any questions, please reach out to your Sales Representatives or email sales@bondiproduce.com.
 
Thank you and have a very happy Canada 150 celebration!