Prices of kembung, squid go up in Kedah due to high tide phenomenon
Last update: 11/10/2018
ALOR SETAR, Oct 11 (Bernama) -- The high tide phenomenon, including heavy rain that hit several states including Kedah, has caused shortage of supply of seafood in the market, contributing to a hike in prices of seafood products.
Kuala Kedah Fishermen Association chairman Abdul Hamid Bahari said prices of seafood including fish and squid experienced a sharp increase due to shortage of supply.
“The number of fishermen who go down to the sea is uncertain due to the frequent rainy weather and turbulent seas.....