An Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFPAn Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFP
An Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFP

Garlic prices jump in Indonesia amid fears of halt in shipments from China due to coronavirus outbreak

  • Garlic is among the many commodities that have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak in China as it accounts for about 80 per cent of the world’s supply
  • Garlic prices in the Indonesian capital have increased by nearly 70 per cent in the past one week amid concerns of a halt in shipments because of the virus outbreak
Topic |   Indonesia
An Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFPAn Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFP
An Indonesian woman carries bags of garlic at a market in Surabaya. Photo: AFP
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