'I’ve never seen it like this': why vegetables are so expensive in Australia at the moment

Wholesale prices of some vegetables have risen dramatically but the coronavirus isn’t to blame for everything

$11.50 for a kilogram of broccoli. $8 a bunch for fresh celery. The price of some vegetables in Australia has gone up considerably recently.

These price increases have led many people to take to social media, accusing major supermarkets and independent retailers of profiteering and price gouging at a time of crisis.

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Source: theguardian
'I’ve never seen it like this': why vegetables are so expensive in Australia at the moment