03 Jul '18, 11am

Durian prices in Malaysia drop due to abundant supply

GEORGE TOWN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - An extended season and booming yield of the Malaysian King of Fruits has caused durians to be sold cheaply now. The fasting month in May had resulted in a drop in durian sales that contributed to the increase in supply, which eventually caused prices to come down. A durian stall along Macalister Road here was seen selling the fruit packed in airtight containers for RM10 (S$3.40) each only. The stall, called Durian Balik Pulau, is selling more than 10 types of durian besides jackfruit, rambutan, mangosteen and mango. Its owner Lim Beng Choo said they have been selling the fruit for RM10 since May as sales declined during the fasting month. "Now, there is abundant supply, so we have retained the price. "The price is likely to drop a bit more since supply is increasing and many traders are also selling it," she said at her stall yest...

Full article: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/durian-prices-i...

Tweets

Durian prices drop due to abundant supply

thestar.com.my 02 Jul '18, 11pm

GEORGE TOWN: An extended season and booming yield of the Malaysian King of Fruits has caused durians to be sold cheaply no...

Durian prices drop after abundant season sees m...

coconuts.co 03 Jul '18, 6am

Abundant yields, and a prolonged season for the so-called “king of fruits” has resulted in durian prices falling sharply. ...

#Najib is first former premier in #Malaysia to be arrested

#Najib is first former premier in #Malaysia to ...

straitstimes.com 03 Jul '18, 11pm

But new Umno chief Mr Zahid took a different tack, saying he supported the probe according to "the rule of law", as the pa...

Malaysia suspends construction of East Coast Railway Link

Malaysia suspends construction of East Coast Ra...

straitstimes.com 04 Jul '18, 12pm

KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - The project owner of Malaysia's US$20 billion (S$27.4 billion) East Coast Railway Link has told i...

#Durian vendors slash prices as Malaysia's hot weather leads to surplus

#Durian vendors slash prices as Malaysia's hot ...

straitstimes.com 05 Jul '18, 10am

SINGAPORE - Durian prices have dropped dramatically due to an oversupply caused by hot weather in Malaysia , vendors in Si...

Report: Durian prices plunge in Singapore on oversupply from Malaysia

Report: Durian prices plunge in Singapore on ov...

malaymail.com 06 Jul '18, 2am

The hot weather in Malaysia made durians ripen faster, said durian vendors in Singapore. ― Picture by KE Ooi KUALA LUMPUR,...

Meet the Top 7 Durian Sellers in Singapore

alvinology.com 02 Jul '18, 2pm

Carrying a the wide array of durian varieties like XO D24, D1 Red Prawn, Mao Shan Wang, Royal MSW, and D101, this online d...

https://t.co/rxp26D317q

https://t.co/rxp26D317q

straitstimes.com 06 Jul '18, 1am

PHUKET, THAILAND (THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK, AFP) - Thailand's Harbour Department announced at 1.26pm on Friday (July 6...

Don Santino

moneydigest.sg 06 Jul '18, 2am

Durian prices dropped for the month of July. Here’s a list of 30 durian sellers in Singapore with the updated price.

Nope. Genting Group family members sampai sekar...

straitstimes.com 03 Jul '18, 11am

At the Gohtong Memorial Park, an exclusive cloud-shrouded hilltop family burial ground on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, r...

Story Citra: Eating Durian in The Durian Season

Story Citra: Eating Durian in The Durian Season

storycitra.com 07 Jul '18, 2am

How to eat durian? It is not easy but I always ask the durian seller to open it with perfect way so when I take away or ho...

Malaysian A-G Tommy Thomas shouted down by Naji...

straitstimes.com 04 Jul '18, 6am

Malaysia's Attorney-General Tommy Thomas was forced to abandon a media conference at the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex on Wed...