This series gives the average wholesale prices of bananas by country of origin. The prices are national averages of the most usual prices charged for bananas at wholesale markets in Birmingham and London. This publication is updated weekly.
The current average week prices of bananas were at £0.83 for bananas from Costa Rica, an 8% drop as compared to last week. Bananas from Ecuador came in at £0.57 / kg, which meant an even larger drop at -23%.
The same fruit from Mexico sold for £0.55, while bananas from Guatemala cost £0.74 in week 36.
All prices are in pounds (£) per kg.