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MILCO increases Highland milk powder prices

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The price of a 400 gram pouch of Highland milk powder has been increased by Rs. 90 and a 1 kg pouch has been increased by Rs. 225, state-run dairy producer MILCO (Pvt) Limited confirmed this.

Accordingly,  the new price of a 400g pouch will be sold at Rs. 470 and a 1 kg pouch will be sold at Rs. 1,170.

  Comments - 13

  • Sunil Friday, 15 October 2021 12:54 PM

    Why is local milk powder as expensive as imported milk powder when there are no freight charges, import duties etc. Appoint a commitee to review all processes within MILCO and make it cost effective and efficient.

    Farieze Friday, 15 October 2021 01:00 PM

    Anything more to increase? But salary reduced

    Cugan Friday, 15 October 2021 01:13 PM

    Encourage fresh milk locally produced and make net work and gives income

    Sambo Friday, 15 October 2021 01:19 PM

    Why do we need government and idling ministers if the price of goods can be increased as when the vendor supplier feels.

    localmilkforeignprice Friday, 15 October 2021 02:29 PM

    Cant we put an import duty on american finance ministers?

    Gayan Friday, 15 October 2021 03:07 PM

    Increase wages, reduce cost of goods!!

    ram Friday, 15 October 2021 03:31 PM

    ohhhh very high price of importing milk powdered dollar depreciation shipping charges are main reason for locally produced products.

    Jayantha de Silva Friday, 15 October 2021 03:56 PM

    Done blame the Govt It is the Sri Lankans who elected these corrupt family Now every one can taste the medicine for another few years and elect a another corrupt set.

    Erozan Friday, 15 October 2021 04:37 PM

    this napunsaka government should have resign.

    Marcian Christopher Friday, 15 October 2021 05:37 PM

    From now on are the local cows being fed with dollar notes or with the local feed as hither to for the price increase? Feed those responsible for the new upward revision with the cows" droppings. It would ease their conscience.

    Rex Friday, 15 October 2021 05:37 PM


    dickie bird Friday, 15 October 2021 05:45 PM

    Fine. Milco provides a genuine Milk Powder product. No harm in increasing the price. They have an opportunity to invest to increase productivity. Need to kick out the Branded artificial Milk Powder from the Market.

    Local Friday, 15 October 2021 07:30 PM

    It appears that Milco also imports milk for its production.

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