Price of some baby milk up by 2.5–8%

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AMMAN — Some brands of baby formula increased by 2.5 to 8 percent, according to the director of Medicine at the Jordan Food and Drug Administration (JFDA) Amal Abu Al-Rub, Al-Mamlaka TV reported.اضافة اعلان

She attributed the rise to hiked shipping and packaging costs, and an increase in the price of raw material. She said the brands which saw a price rise are imported from the US and some European nations. 

The price of baby formula for toddlers under one-year-old and their medicines are set by JFDA, she added.

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