According to data from the Prices and Markets Observatory of the Government of Andalusia, the average price at origin of watermelons in the 2019/2020 campaign has reached the highest level of the last ten campaigns, with € 0.48 / kg.
This price is 65.52% higher than the one achieved in the previous season, when the fruit was sold at an average price of € 0.29 / kg. It is also 33.33% higher than the average of the last ten campaigns.
Looking into the different types, mini watermelons have been sold at an average price of € 0.49 / kg; 88.46% higher than in the previous season, when it was sold for € 0.26 / kg.
As for striped watermelons, the average price was € 0.45 / kg, 50% more than in the previous season, when it cost € 0.30 / kg.
As for black watermelons, the average price obtained during the 2019/2020 campaign has been € 0.56 / kg, which is 70% more than in the previous campaign, when the average price stood at € 0.33 / kg.