Challapata Market Update, 21.6.2014

On June 21, all quinoa varieties cost the same as the week before. In Challapata, white quinoa is traded for 1,750 Bolivianos per quintal which translates into $5.62 per kg. Red quinoa is traded for $5.14 (1,600 Bolivianos per quintal) and black quinoa costs $3.21 (1,000 Bolivianos per quintal).

Since June 7 the prices have stabilized at that price level. Looking at the price development throughout 2014, the prices are relatively high for white and red quinoa and average for black quinoa. >>Read more