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Australian Banana Report

Compiled by Ausmarket Consultants. Ph (07) 3379 4576 Fax (07) 3379 4103 InfoCall 1902 262 580

Ausmarket shall not be liable to any party in respect to any loss or damage arising from the reliance on this information. The information contained in this Market Report is provided as a guide only and should not be regarded as a record of every sale from every Market.


Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth Daily Banana prices for Tuesday 16 August 2011

Species/Variety/Tonnes Market State Region Pack Price Range Most Sales Best Avg Kg Supply Demand Carrover Quality
Low High Low High

BANANAS,Cavendish,No1,EcoADLQCarton150.0013VLightAdeqSomeGood
Cavendish,No1,SinglesADLQCarton85.0013ModAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeADLNCarton80.00 -100.0013ModAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeADLQCarton140.00 -150.0013ModAdeqSomeGood
Cavendish,No1,LargeADLNCarton60.00 -70.0013LightAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,LargeADLQCarton100.00 -120.0013ModAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,MediumADLQCarton50.00 -65.0013LightAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,Medium,EcoADLQCarton100.0013VLightAdeqSomeGood
Lady Finger,No1ADLNCarton100.0012ModAdeqSomeGood
Lady Finger,No1ADLQ8KgCtn70.00 -75.008LightAdeqSomeMixed
Lady Finger,No1ADLQCarton100.00 -130.0012LightAdeqSomeMixed
Cavendish,Singles 2.96TBRSQNCarton30.00 -60.0080.0013ModAdeqMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeBRSNCarton80.00 -110.0013ModAdeqMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeBRSQCarton110.00 -130.00140.0013LightAdeqSomeGood
Cavendish,No1,LargeBRSNCarton70.00 -90.0013ModGoodGood
Cavendish,No1,LargeBRSQCarton100.00 -120.0013ModGoodSomeGood
Cavendish,No2BRSNCarton30.00 -50.0013ModGoodFair
Cavendish,No2BRSQCarton50.00 -80.0013ModGoodFair
GoldfingerBRSQCarton40.00 -60.0013LightGood
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeBRSQ8KgCtn45.00 -80.0085.008LightGood
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeBRSQNCarton90.00 -125.00130.0012VLightAdeqSomeGood
Lady Finger,No1,ExLargeBRSQNCarton80.00 -110.0012ModGoodSomeGood
Lady Finger,No1,LargeBRSQNCarton70.00 -100.0012ModGoodSomeGood
Lady Finger,No2BRSQNCarton30.00 -50.0012ModGoodSomeFair
CavendishMLBNCarton60.00 -90.00100.0013LightSlowSomeMixed
CavendishMLBQCarton40.00 -120.00140.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Ducasse,GreenMLBQCarton85.0013VLightFairSomeFair
Lady Finger,No1MLBNQCarton100.00 -130.0012ModFairSomeFair
Lady Finger,No2MLBNQCarton60.00 -80.0012ModFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeSYDNCarton60.00 -90.00100.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeSYDQCarton90.00 -130.00110.00 -120.00140.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,LargeSYDQNCarton60.00 -90.00100.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,MediumSYDQNCarton40.00 -60.0050.00 -60.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No1,SmallSYDQNCarton30.00 -40.0013LightFairSomeMixed
Cavendish,No2SYDQNCarton30.00 -50.0013LightFairSomeMixed
DucasseSYDQNKg5.00 -6.001VLightFairSomeFair
Lady FingerSYDQN8KgCtn60.00 -90.0080.00 -90.008VLightGoodSomeMixed
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeSYDQNCarton90.00 -120.00130.0012VLightGoodSomeMixed
Lady Finger,No1SYDQNCarton70.00 -90.0012VLightFairSomeMixed
Lady Finger,No2SYDQNCarton40.00 -70.0012VLightSlowSomeMixed
SucrierSYDQNKg8.00 -10.009.001VLightFairSomeMixed

Intakes (tonnes) for each Market appear beside the first listing for that Market. States N=NSW, Y=Northern Territory, Q=QLD, W=WA, I=Imported. Perth prices are not updated daily. Most recent prices from Perth are included for comparison purposes.

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Perth - Perth Market Authority: 08 9455 2900