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Avocado Prices Have Doubled Since 2018 And Your Obsession With The Fruit Might Be To Blame

Delish – David Magana – July 15, 2019

Avocado Prices Have Doubled Since 2018 And Your Obsession With The Fruit Might Be To Blame

During the week of July 4, wholesale prices of mid-sized avocados from Mexico were 129% higher compared to the same time last year. “This is the highest price for this time of the year in at least a decade, probably more,” Senior Analyst David Magaña told USA Today in early July. Food news blog Delish explored potential consequences for consumers and restaurants in two follow-up articles later in the month.