Trade Ministry inspectors issue 205 tickets against violators

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AMMAN - The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Supply inspectors issued 205 tickets between 10 to 15 of this month against food foodstuff traders who violated price caps, according to Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply Yousef Shamali, in a press statement, said that the ministry has enhanced its cadres with 500 inspectors in markets as of next Saturday, in accordance with Prime Minister Bisher Khasawneh's instructions.

He stressed that the ministry is continuing its intensive control campaigns to follow up on compliance with price caps and to monitor the prices of commodities on a daily basis, especially the foodstuff ones.

He also stressed that the foodstuff reserve is sufficient for local consumption, and that the ministry will intervene directly to control the prices due to any "unjustified" price increase.

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