Farm prices con­tinue to rise

China Daily (USA) - - BUSINESS -

Farm pro­duce prices con­tin­ued their up­ward trend last week, driven by veg­eta­bles, theMin­istry of Com­merce said onMon­day. The av­er­age price of 30 types of veg­etable jumped 10.5 per­cent, com­pared to an in­crease of 4.5 per­cent a week ear­lier, ac­cord­ing to the min­istry’s web­site. Prices of toma­toes, zuc­chini and beans soared 27.7 per­cent, 25.3 per­cent and 23.5 per­cent, re­spec­tively. Changes in meat prices were var­ied. Pork and beef edged up 0.4 per­cent

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