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Market List

Published:Thursday | October 29, 2015 | 10:00 AM
Cooking tomatoes
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Cooking tomatoes

This will cost you a bit more in markets across the island this week.

The asking price in May Pen and Spanish Town markets will be $200 per pound. This price will also be quoted at Montego Bay's Charles Gordon Market.

Less expensive outlets in downtown Kingston will ask $70 per pound of cooking tomatoes.

Sweet Yam

This will cost you $150 per pound in rural retail markets, while cheaper outlets in downtown Kingston will ask $80 per pound.

Scallion

This seasoning matter is on good offer at this time in rural retail markets. If you are shopping for the white-topped variety, the asking price is $100 per pound, while the red topped variety price ranges between $130 and $150 per pound.

Breadfruit

Breadfruit is in very good supply at this time in markets across the island.

The current asking price in rural retail markets is $60 per pound, while cheaper outlets in downtown Kingston will range between $40 and $50 per pound.