Know Your Commodity

Access commodity information that is essential when sourcing and shipping produce. From A to Z, Blue Book Services has the data you need to know on commodity specifics available to members and non-members alike.

Available in an annual print guide to Blue Book Services members, or online here on our public information site in a flip page ebook and by individual commodities.

Review in-depth commodity reference information, including:

  • Product Availability
  • Common Shipping Containers
  • F.O.B. Good Delivery Guidelines
  • Product Types
  • U.S. Grades
  • Varieties and more…


Introduction & Good
Delivery Guidelines


Container Net Weights

Common Shipping Containers
By Commodity

Compatibility, Temperature Guidelines
& Ethylene Sensitivity