He told the media that the current stocks of milk powder has finished and the next consignment of imported milk powder is expected next week.
Therefore, he said that once the milk powder stocks are received, the pricing would be discussed and announced.
The price of imported milk powder was increased on March 19 with a 400g packet of milk powder increasing by Rs. 250 and a 1kg pack increasing by Rs. 600.
With the price increase, a packet of 400g milk powder sells at Rs. 790, while a 1kg pack of milk powder selling at Rs. 1,945.