Some rice trading centers record changes in price
Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said that rice, the country’s main staple, exhibited price changes during the third week of this month.
PSA said that just this week, some rice trading centers throughout the country were forced to adjust their price.
For instance, a kilogram of special rice inched up by P0.50 in Tuguegarao City, while the price of premium rice picked up by P1 per kilogram in Tacloban City.
A P1 per kilogram price increase for well milled rice was also observed in both Legaspi City and Tacloban City.
Meanwhile, the price of a regular milled rice was sold higher by P1 per kilogram in Legaspi City.