Preloader

‘Summer of price hikes’: Ukraine war to jack up costs of 3,600 food and drink items in Japan

japan times
0
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/np_file_161834-870x489.jpeg

Major food and beverage manufacturers in Japan are planning price hikes for 3,615 items from June onward, with the total number of items that will have seen increased prices set to reach nearly 8,400 this year on the back of the soaring cost of raw materials, according to a credit research firm survey.

“This summer looks to be a summer of price hikes,” Teikoku Databank said earlier in May.

Unable to view this article?

This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.

Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.

If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.

We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)

Choose your Reaction!
Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

September 2022
M T W T F S S
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
Verified Users
Profile Photo
Brian Crow
@briancrow
Profile Photo
Nonoka Chikugo
@nonokachikugo
Profile Photo
Yuuki Mochimaru
@yuukimochimaru
Profile Photo
Yuumi Asahina
@yuumiasahina
Advert