pork side, pork butt, pork rib, and lean pork are sold at VND80,000/kg,
VND85,000/kg, VND110/kg, and VND100/kg. Also, heavy rains have caused the prices
of some vegetables to dramatically rise. Price surveys at the markets in Bien
Hoa city have showed that malabar spinach, mustard greens, green, spong gourd,
and bottle gourd are sold at VND25,000/kg, VND15,000/kg, VND15,000/kg,
VND20,000/kg, VND15,000/kg, and so on.
rise in prices, many small traders said that rains caused much damage to
vegetables and that some types of gourds lost their flowers, which created a
shortage of vegetables on the market. Besides, pork prices are sharply
increasing, which causes pork retail prices to rise.
Duy Minh (P.