Apr 19, 2022

Wheat flour prices upped!

Prima has increased the price of a kilo of wheat flour by Rs. 40 from today (19).

With the increase in price, a kilo of wheat flour will sell at a maximum retail price of Rs. 250 from Rs. 240.

Accordingly, a 450 gram loaf of bread will have to be increased by Rs. 20 and a wheat flour snack by about Rs.10, the bakery owners said.

Currently, a 450 gram loaf of bread sells at Rs. 110 and bakery owners claim that with the increase in wheat flour prices, the cost of raw materials used in bakery products has risen by around 70%.

Meanwhile, the Serendip wheat flour company has also informed its dealers that the price of wheat flour would be increased.