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Australian Weekly Banana Report

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Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth Weekly Banana prices for the week ending Friday 27 May 2011

Species/Variety/Tonnes Market State Region Pack Price Range
Low High Best Avg

BANANAS,Cavendish,750gPTHW-Carnarvon12KgPP120.00140.00140.00135.00
Cavendish,SinglesBRSQCarton70.00100.00100.0073.00
Cavendish,SinglesBRSNCarton70.00100.00100.0073.00
Cavendish,ExLargeMLBNCarton110.00130.00135.00120.00
Cavendish,ExLargeMLBQCarton120.00140.00150.00130.00
Cavendish,LargeMLBNCarton90.00110.00110.00100.00
Cavendish,LargeMLBQCarton100.00140.00150.00120.00
Cavendish,No1PTHQCarton120.00150.00150.00142.50
Cavendish,No1PTHW-CarnarvonCarton110.00140.00140.00135.00
Cavendish,No1PTHW-OrdCarton110.00140.00140.00135.00
Cavendish,No1,SinglesADLQCarton120.00130.00130.00126.00
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeSYDNCarton80.00130.00130.00105.00
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeSYDQCarton90.00150.00150.00140.00
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeBRSQCarton130.00145.00150.00137.50
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeBRSNCarton130.00145.00150.00137.50
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeADLNCarton145.00150.00150.00148.00
Cavendish,No1,ExLargeADLQCarton140.00150.00155.00146.00
Cavendish,No1,LargeSYDQCarton80.00130.00130.00109.00
Cavendish,No1,LargeSYDNCarton80.00130.00130.00109.00
Cavendish,No1,LargeBRSQCarton120.00135.00135.00127.50
Cavendish,No1,LargeBRSNCarton120.00135.00135.00127.50
Cavendish,No1,LargeADLNCarton130.00140.00140.00135.00
Cavendish,No1,LargeADLQCarton145.00150.00150.00146.00
Cavendish,No2SYDQCarton50.0090.0090.0069.00
Cavendish,No2SYDNCarton50.0090.0090.0069.00
Cavendish,No2ADLQCarton130.00130.00130.00130.00
Cavendish,No2ADLNCarton130.00130.00130.00130.00
Cavendish,No2PTHW-Carnarvon36LCrt80.00110.00110.0095.00
DucasseSYDQKg5.006.006.005.50
DucasseSYDNKg5.006.006.005.50
Ducasse,GreenMLBQCarton60.0075.0075.0068.00
GoldfingerBRSQCarton60.0070.0070.0065.00
GoldfingerBRSNCarton60.0070.0070.0065.00
Lady FingerSYDQ8KgCtn40.0080.0080.0060.00
Lady FingerSYDN8KgCtn40.0080.0080.0060.00
Lady Finger,ExtraADLQCarton130.00130.00130.00130.00
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeSYDQCarton60.0080.00110.0067.00
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeSYDNCarton60.0080.00110.0067.00
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeBRSQCarton110.00120.00130.00115.00
Lady Finger,Extra,ExLargeBRSNCarton110.00120.00130.00115.00
Lady Finger,No1ADLQ8KgCtn64.0090.0090.0084.40
Lady Finger,No1SYDQCarton45.0060.0060.0052.50
Lady Finger,No1SYDNCarton45.0060.0060.0052.50
Lady Finger,No1MLBNCarton100.00125.00125.00113.00
Lady Finger,No1MLBQCarton100.00125.00125.00113.00
Lady Finger,No1ADLNCarton110.00120.00120.00115.00
Lady Finger,No1ADLQCarton110.00120.00120.00115.00
Lady Finger,No1,ExLargeBRSQCarton90.00110.00110.00100.00
Lady Finger,No1,ExLargeBRSNCarton90.00110.00110.00100.00
Lady Finger,No1,LargeBRSQCarton80.0090.0090.0085.00
Lady Finger,No1,LargeBRSNCarton80.0090.0090.0085.00
Lady Finger,No2SYDQCarton30.0045.0045.0037.50
Lady Finger,No2SYDNCarton30.0045.0045.0037.50
Lady Finger,No2MLBNCarton60.00100.00100.0078.00
Lady Finger,No2MLBQCarton60.00100.00100.0078.00
Lady Finger,No2BRSQCarton35.0080.0080.0057.00
Lady Finger,No2BRSNCarton35.0080.0080.0057.00
SucrierSYDQKg5.006.006.005.50
SucrierSYDNKg5.006.006.005.50

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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