Vegetable prices hike as supply runs low

Market vendor Jagendra Naidu at his stall at the Lautoka Municipal Market. Picture: REINAL CHAND

Market vendor Jagendra Naidu at his stall at the Lautoka Municipal Market. Picture: REINAL CHAND

PRICES of vegetables at the Lautoka Municipal Market has hiked and the increase has been attributed to the recent flooding experienced in the Western Division. Atishma Kappor, 45, a market vendor from Tavarau in Ba, said the situation was punishing because shoppers were not willing or could not afford the high prices. “Due to the […]

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