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Market List

Published:Thursday | March 31, 2016 | 12:00 AM

Sweet potato

This is on fair offer these days in markets across the island. The asking price is $80 per pound, and this price will also be quoted in Montego Bay's Charles Gordon Market.

Dry coconuts

Dry coconuts are on good offer at this time with an asking price ranging between $100 and $180, based on size.

Yellow yam

Yellow yam will be fairly easy to come by at this time with an asking price of $70 per pound in rural retail markets.

However, less expensive outlets in downtown Kingston will charge $50 per pound for yellow yam.


Rural retail markets will this week ask between $50 and $60 for a pound of pumpkin.


This will cost you $50 per bundle in most markets across the island.