All Ceylon Bakery Owners Association announced on Saturday that the price of a 450g load of bread would be increased by Rs 3.00 as of April 30th.
N.K. Jayawardena, All Ceylon Bakery Owners' Association (ACBOA) Chairman said that the decision was taken due to the increased of wheat flour price.
The price of wheat flour was increased by Rs. 8.50 a kilo on Thursday, raising the price of wheat flour to Rs. 97.50 a kilo.