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Food Tax Tracker

 Tax
Rs./kg
Avg Selling PriceTax as a %
of sales price
Remarks
Butter8802,315.0438.01%Avg supermarket price
Yoghurt625350178.57%Avg supermarket price
Turmeric360682.552.75%
Margarine -other31565048.46%Avg supermarket price
Kurakkan Flour150391.6738.30%Avg supermarket price
Palm oil135466.6728.93%Avg supermarket price
Coconut oil130561.6723.15%Avg supermarket price
Chillies - Crushed125826.6715.12%Avg Supermarket price
Maldive Fish1021,694.006.02%
Dried Fish1021,262.008.08%
Mackerel505459.17%
Wheat flour37.4390.241.50%
Milk Powder117.78812.514.50%Assuming price of
US$3000/mt
Potatoes4012133.06%
B Onions4098.1540.75%
Garlic405027.97%
Green Gram4026315.21%
Salt4061.2565.31%
Fresh mandarin30246.6712.16%Avg supermarket price
Red Onions253726.72%
Red dried chillies2523410.68%
Sugar31105.8729.28%
Lentils - Whole101576.37%
Rice5836.02%
Fresh Cheese973.854,220.0023.08%
Sprats117541.46%

Note: Prices from Dept of Census and Statistics Weekly Surevy of retail prices unless otherwise stated.

Supermarket prices based on average of Keells, Arpico and Cargills (1st week of August 2017)
Last Updated 16 August 2017.