China’s agri product price edges down

26 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

BEIJING: China's agricultural product price edged down Monday, according to a report from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.

By 2 p.m. Monday, the China agricultural product wholesale price index stood at 109.12, down 0.02 points from last Friday, reports Xinhua.

The average wholesale price of 28 types of vegetables monitored by the government gained 1.3 percent to 3.85 yuan per kilogram, while that of six types of fruit contracted 1.3 percent to 8.47 yuan per kilogram from last Friday. Vegetables and fruit that saw the largest price drop on Monday included pineapple, watermelon, eggplant, grape and wax gourd, the report said.