No price increase on flour... yet

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Paula Gopee-Scoon is assuring the country public that there will be no immediate increase in the price of flour.

Yesterday the minister met with National Flour Mills limited officials yesterday.

The trade minister stressed the importance of the company controlling its operating costs in flour production and other areas of business.

She raised the issue of the pricing of the main types of wheat which represents a major ingredient in the production of flour.