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Sri Lanka: Bread consumption drops by 40% as price skyrockets

Oct 8, 2010 10:19:45 PM - yahoo.com
Following the skyrocketing price of a pound of bread, the consumption has dropped by more than a million pieces, the daily Sinhala daily, Lakbima newspaper said in a front page article. According to the news report, approximately 2.5 million pounds of bread are sold on a daily basis, however, with the recent increase in prices following the price hike in wheat flour, the consumption has dropped ...