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Shelling out more for eggs


Expensive commodity: Tan selling the eggs at almost double the price from just two months ago at his stall in Chowrasta Market in Penang Road, George Town.

Expensive commodity: Tan selling the eggs at almost double the price from just two months ago at his stall in Chowrasta Market in Penang Road, George Town.

GEORGE TOWN: The simple egg omelette is going to be more expensive now.

Egg farmers are closing shop due to soaring feed prices and in Penang, egg production has dropped by an estimated 70% compared with two years ago.

   

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