Market Report 4 November 2019

Asparagus:  Australian mini asparagus is available for box sales. 

Beans (Green):  Prices are expensive.  We will supply handpicked when machine picked doesn't meet our quality requirements.

Beans (Butter):  Not Available.

Broccoli:  Prices have eased slightly.

Brussel Sprouts:  Prices have eased slightly.

Carrots (Large): Prices have started to increase.

Cauliflower:  Prices are very expensive.  We are using Victorian stock as it is better quality.

Chilli Birds Eye:  Prices are expensive. 

Corn:  Supply is shorter than usual, and prices are firm.

Dates:  Prices are higher than usual.

Eshallots:  Prices are firm.

Figs:  Hot House grown are excellent quality, but prices are very expensive.

Ginger:  Prices have started to firm.

Honeydew and Rockmelon:  Prices have increased further.

Lemons:  Small seedless are available and there is a good supply of Larger sizes.

Mango, Nectarine, Apricots, Plums & Peaches:  Australian season has started.

Onions Brown (whole & processed): Prices of Large & Medium are firm due to the new season.

Passionfruit:  Very expensive as the season is drawing to an end.  We also stock frozen pulp.

Pineapple:  Short supply has resulted in very expensive prices.

Pomegranate:  Imported from USA prices are expensive. We also stock 400g frozen arils and juice.

Potato Chats & Cocktail Chats:  New season has started, prices are firm.

Potato Desiree:  Very expensive.  Please consider substituting Royal Blue potatoes instead of Desiree's as this is a more cost-effective option.

Potato Royal Blue (Medium):  Grown in South Australia, we are purchasing 16kg bags directly from the grower.

Pumpkin Butternut & Jap:  Prices are firm.

Ruby Grapefruit:  Prices have started to firm.

Strawberries:  Prices have started to firm as Qld season is ending & fruit is heat affected.  We have Victorian fruit in stock.

Snow Peas & Sugar snap peas:  Prices are expensive. 

Sweet Potato (Large):  Prices remain firm.

Tomato Heirloom Large:  Stock is available in 5kg trays.

Watermelon: Prices have eased slightly.

Wombok:  Prices are very expensive.

Now in Season:  Apricots, Plums, Peaches, Nectarines, Tamarillo, Mango, Pomelo, Blackberries.
Out of Season: Beurre Bosc Pears, Custard Apples.

Processing (Sliced & Diced) Cut-off time Reminder:  Please place your order by 10am for next day delivery weekdays.  Deliveries required on weekends need to be placed by 10am on Friday's. We carry a small amount of extra stock however, if you order after the cut-off time on the weekends, we may have to send whole cauliflower instead of cauliflower florets for example.

Please remember:
Night time order cut off time is 11pm
No 2nd run on weekends

The Coastal Fresh ordering app is ready to be downloaded from the Play Store or App Store.  Please call us to arrange a login and password.

If you would like to speak to one of our account managers please call:

Mary-Anne on 0433 655 906

Stephen on 0433 655 905

What’s in season?

Coastal Fresh
67 Township Drive
West Burleigh
Queensland 4219

(07) 5593 6023
(07) 5593 6083
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