DTI assures there won’t be price hikes in noche buena items, basic commodities until next year

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Updated November 17, 2019, 6:11 PM

By Gabriela Baron

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) assured that there will not be any price increase in noche buena items and basic commodities until next year.

A woman scans the selection of canned goods at a grocery store in Makati City (REUTERS / ELOISA LOPEZ / MANILA BULLETIN)

“Hindi na ‘yan gagalaw until next year, we promise you that. So kung ano yung nasa noche buena SRP (suggested reatail price) that we published on October 30, ito na yung hanggang next year,” DTI Undersecretary Ruth Castelo was quoted in a report by ABS-CBN.

(The prices will not change. The noche buena SRP that we released on October 30 will remain the same until next year.)

DTI earlier

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