A supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David WongA supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David Wong
A supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David Wong

Sheung Shui prices soar as mainland traders buy in bulk

Cross-border flood of traders into Sheung Shui inflates cost of shop items by up to 20 per cent

Topic |   Parallel trading
A supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David WongA supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David Wong
A supporter of the cross-border traders tries to placate angry local protesters outside Sheung Shui station yesterday. Photo: David Wong
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