Prices of bread & bakery products to increase


The price of a 450g loaf of bread will be increased by Rs.20, while the prices of all other bakery products will be increased by Rs.10, effective from midnight today (12).

Accordingly, the price of a loaf of bread will be increased to Rs.190.

The All Island Bakery Owners Association attributed the decision to the recent price hike announced by wheat flour companies.

Wheat flour prices were increased by Rs.34 as of midnight yesterday (11).