Fruit and veg price tipped to rise due to worker shortage | Sky News Australia

8/12/2020 1:58:00 AM

The cost of fruit and vegetables is tipped to rise over summer because of an overseas worker shortage.

The cost of fruit and vegetables is tipped to rise over summer because of an overseas worker shortage.

The cost of fruit and vegetables is tipped to rise over summer because of an overseas worker shortage.\n\nA new federal government report predicts prices will increase by 15 to 25 per cent.\n\nTravel restrictions are causing a chronic labour shortage, leaving many farmers struggling to pick and pack their products. \n\n

08/12/2020|1minThe cost of fruit and vegetables is tipped to rise over summer because of an overseas worker shortage. A new federal government report predicts prices will increase by 15 to 25 per cent. Travel restrictions are causing a chronic labour shortage, leaving many farmers struggling to pick and pack their products.

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