No retail price increase of sugar

No retail price increase of sugar - price of sugar


Sugar importers have informed the Consumer Services Authority (CAA) that the retail price of Sugar has not been increased although the tax on sugar imports has been in creased by Rs 10 per kilogramme.

An Information Department press release states that due to this reason, it was illegal to increase the retail price of sugar in the market.

It also said that sugar could be purchased at a price of Rs.102.