Prices of meat and poultry mostly up
Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said that during the fourth week of July, price adjustment, mostly upward, in meat and poultry items were noted in selected regional centers.
To be specific, the price for beef with bones went up by P20 per kilogram in Cebu City.
A price hike of P10 per kilogram of pork lean meat was also noted in Kidapawan City. But it decreased by P10 per kilogram in Cebu City.
Meanwhile, the price of a kilogram of dressed chicken rose by P5 in Iloilo City and by P10 in Zamboanga City.
A piece of chicken egg was likewise priced higher by P0.10 in Legaspi City; by P0.50 in Iloilo City; and by P1 in Kidapawan City.