The government through the state-run Grain Marketing Board (GMB) has announced producer prices for seven commercial crops for the 2021/ 2022 marketing season.

According to the circular notice just issued, GMB says the new prices is with immediate effect.

From the statement, sugar beans will now be sold at ZW$90 000 per metric ton, groundnuts at ZW$40 000 per metric ton, sunflower ZW$40 000 per metric ton, among other crops.

Meanwhile, the prices of maize and soya beans are already controlled. However, market watchers are advocating for open market as opposed to controlled.


Read statement below: