PORK EXPENSIVE THROUGHOUT STATE
To ease the burden of consumers. The price has been lowered from RM950 per pig to RM900 since January 20 this year.
Lt was learnt that pork price is normally fixed after a meeting among members of the Pig Farming Association in
“There are three wholesalers in Tawau who have registered under the Sabah Farming Association; they are producing pork especially for the East Coast areas in
I just need to clarify that the local government has the right to issue the license to the pork wholesalers, and not our Ministry. The pork price increase may be caused by the high prices of corns and soya beans and higher labour cost,” Fikri explained to Tawau Member of Parliament Datuk Chua Soon Bui at his office here yesterday morning.
Many consumers in
Chua disclosed that she will bring up this issue in Parliament and ask whether pork can be listed as a controlled item.