The price of fresh tomatoes continues to drop in some major markets across the country this week.

Checks by Esoko Ghana revealed that there has been a stable supply of the local tomatoes from the growing areas such as Tuabodom, Akumadan and Navrongo.

A ?medium size tomato tin? full of fresh tomatoes sold about Gh?13.21 dropping 31 percent in Accra.

In Kumasi it dropped 24 percent to close the week at Gh?7.00.

Techiman experienced an 11 percent decrease to close at Gh? 10.00, with Takoradi also loosing 6 percent to close the week at Gh? 14.40.

The commodity, however, gained 22 percent in Bawku to close the week at Gh?12.00.

Meanwhile, some commodities made marginal gains this week.

The highest gain of 3 percent was made by cowpea and maize with an olunka of cowpea been sold at an average price of Gh?7.40 while maize was sold at Gh? 4.50 per olunka.

Wheat, however, made losses of 9 and 1 percent respectively to close the week.


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