Mooncakes: Price will rise by 10 percent

Shanghai / CN. (wib) The price of mooncakes will rise by more than ten percent ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on September 25 this year, according to the Shanghai Food Association Bakery Commission. «This year´s price rise is the biggest in the past decade, caused by a growth in the cost of all the raw materials used to make mooncakes», Gao Kemin, director of the commission, said to Shanghai Daily.