The Celery Market is Climbing

November 03, 2017

The market is climbing due to increased demand and upcoming harvesting transitions.

  • California production will transition from the Salinas Valley to the Oxnard growing region over the next several weeks
  • Shipments from the desert growing regions (Coachella, California and Yuma, Arizona) will begin in early to mid-December
  • The market is rising
    • The East Coast and Canadian seasons are winding down
    • Demand is shifting to the West Coast
  • Demand will start to strengthen for the Thanksgiving holiday,¬†further impacting prices