Mango Prices To Rise

This year's mango crop is a bad one and panic is starting to set in.

The situation will have a nasty ripple effect on a range of sectors, with consumers and wholesalers likely to be paying top dollar for low-quality fruit and processors being caught short by growers forced to send processing fruit to the retail market.

Palmwoods processor Tropico sources mostly Kensington Pride mangoes from the Northern Territory, Burdekin and Mareeba regions.

Read more of the article here: www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/story/2010/12/04/poor-mango-season-likely-to-drive-up-prices/