AMS food purchases

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Title:
AMS food purchases
Uniform Title:
AMS food purchases weekly summary
Alternate title:
Agricultural Marketing Service food purchases. Weekly summary
Portion of title:
A.M.S. food purchases
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v. : ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
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United States -- Agricultural Marketing Service
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The Service
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Washington, D.C
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Frequency:
weekly
regular

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Food industry and trade -- Quality control -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Food adulteration and inspection -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Additional Physical Form:
Vols. for <1986-> distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
Additional Physical Form:
Current issue also available online: AMS food purchases weekly summary.
General Note:
Description based on: Vol. 8, no. 14 (Jan. 5, 1979); title from caption.
Statement of Responsibility:
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

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University of Florida
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Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
9 IF T I :I /,


AMS FOOD

PURCHA '


AUGC

During the week of i l
Agricultural Marketing S y(i. t
2,607,744 pounds at a cost ofl0


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOLXIV
NO. 29


1 April 15, 1985

.S. Department of Agriculture's
2 commodity purchases totaling


The purchases were: Canned tuna and canned pork.
Offers were invited for: canned tuna, canned pork; canned fruit cocktail,
canned clingstone peaches, canned apricots, canned pineapple, canned pineapple
juice, canned grape juice, canned tomato juice,canned vegetarian beans, canned
green beans, canned peas, canned tomatoes, and dry edible beans. The
vegetarian beans, green beans, and dry edible beans will be purchased only from
small business concerns.
*Those needing additional information should contact the Contracting
Officer, Livestock Division telephone (202) 447-2650; Contracting Officer,
Commodity Procurement Branch, Poultry Division telephone (202) 447-7693; or
Commodity Procurement Branch, Fruit and Vegetable Division telephone (202)
447-4517, (depending upon commodity involved), AMS, USDA, Washington, D.C.
20250.
The AMS food purchase summaries are published by the Office of Deputy
Administrator, Commodity Services, Room 3064-South, AMS, USDA, Washington, D.C.
20250. Telephone (202) 447-5231. Distribution is free upon request. To
change your address or have your name removed from our mailing list, please
send correct information along with the mailing label from a previous issue.

WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED
Commodity Quantity-/ Costl/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range_/ period due by period


519 652 $30.70- May 19-25: Apr 22
(4,668) (5,952) 31.77


2,089
(10,877)


Fruit cocktail,
canned
Peaches,clingstone
canned


2,167 $1.0313- Week of Apr 15
(11,284) 1.0395 May 19


"NONE"

"NONE"


SMay 8

May 8


Apr 26 Jun 2-8

Apr 19 Week of
May 26


May 31

May 31


Jul 1-
Sep 30
Jul 1-
Sep 30


Tuna,
canned
Pork,
canned


/






WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED

Commodity Quantity-/ Costl/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range 2/ period due by period


Apricots,
canned

Pineapple,
canned

Pineapple juice,
canned

Grape juice,
canned

Tomato juice,
canned

Vegetarian beans,
canned

Green beans,
canned

Peas,
canned

Tomatoes,
canned

Dry edible beans


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


May


May


May


May


.May


May

May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep

Jul
Sep


I/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is
total for the ongoing purchase program. Canned tuna program announced Jan
pork program announced Feb 26.

2/ In dollars per pound--canned pork; in dollars per case--canned tuna.


cumulative
31; canned














CANNED PORK

Company & Shipping Point
(F.O.B. Origin)


Blue Star Foods,
Council Bluffs,
II II


Inc.
IA
It


II II


Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN


CANNED TUNA

COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION


66.5 oz. cans:

Mitsubishi Foods
Ponce, PR
Newark, NY
St. Thomas, VI
Christensted, VI
Mayaguez, PR
Aguadilla, PR
Vega Alta, PR
Arecibo, PR
Catano, PR
Caguas, PR
Arroyo, PR
Caguas, PR
Mayaguez, PR
Yauco, PR
Penuelas, PR
Las Piedras, PR
Canovanas, PR
Catano, PR
Total Awarded -


(MC), Inc.


20,800 Cases


AWARDS


PRICE
$/lb.


No. Lbs.


144,072
648,324
216,108


1,080,540


$1.0313
$1.0348
$1.0390


$1.0395


NO.
CASES


PRICE
$/CASE


10,400
1,300
1,300
300
450
550
800
300
200
400
900
250
400
650
500
800
1,300


31.77
31.44
31.44
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70
30.70






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