LKI 33 rd Press Statement
June 26, 2019
More SRP increases in the latest DTI
2nd Quarter 2019 Srp tablet. CIHICKEN retail prices up to 180 pesos a kilo.
Amidst the 4.6% impact of inflation in May 2019 for the poor Filipinos that comprised 30% of the population and the BSP survey that shows negative 1 percent sentiment of the consumers, the DTI had authorized another unannouced price increases once more in processed milk , coffee and condiments. reported by Vic Dimagiba, Laban Konsyumer Inc. President.
Dimagiba added that the SRP tablet was labelled 2nd quarter 2019 instead of the usual as of a specific date . ( may 4 vs june 21) .
The lack of advisory to the consumers is ” very regrettable and violative of Art 2 para c of the Consumer Act that states that the State shall implement measures on ” provision of information and education to facilitate sound choice and the proper exercise of rights by the consumers “.
DImagiba said that he needed to review item for item to detect prices adjustments.
Here are the details.
Srp increased for processed milk as follows:
Milk Maid Full Cream Milk 70. 20 to 72.00 up 1.80
Carnation 37.00 to 37.50 up .50
Cow Bell 30.00 to 30 75 up .75
Alpine FCM 29.50 to 29.75 up .25
Carnation 20.00 to 20.50 up .50
Alaska 26.0 to 26.25 up .25
Cow bell 20.00 to 21.00 up 1.00
Coffee 3 in 1
Kopiko black 6 00 to 7 00 up 1.00
Lorins Pouch 9.45 to 9.90 up .50
Lorins budget pouch 17.70 to 18.25 up .75