Prices high as ‘Zubaidi’ sea­son kicks off

Arab Times - - LOCAL - Kuwait Fish­er­men Union Chair­per­son Dha­her Al-Soyan af­firmed the union is keen on main­tain­ing am­ple sup­ply of fish in the mar­ket, ex­plain­ing prices usu­ally shoot up when de­mand is higher than sup­ply.

By Ab­dul­nasser Al-As­lami

Al-Seyas­sah Staff

The sea­son for fish­ing Zubaidi started Sun­day, af­ter be­ing banned for 45 days.

Mean­while, the cur­rent prices

per kilo of dif­fer­ent types of fish are as fol­lows: KD 6 for Hamour, KD 7 for Balol, KD 13 to KD 14 for Zubaidi, KD 5.500 for Sha’am, KD 5 for Nuwaibi, KD 7 for Sheem, KD 5 for Na­gror, KD 2 for Bayah and 500 fils for Mead.

Photo by Bas­sam Abu Shanab

Bas­kets of fish ready for auc­tion at the Souk Sharq fish mar­ket.

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