Prices increase on limes in Laredo

By: Matt McGovern Email
By: Matt McGovern Email

Lime prices in Laredo are four times what they used to be several weeks ago.

Lime prices in Laredo are four times what they used to be several weeks ago.

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - You might put it on a fish or use it to garnish your drink, but are you aware of the recent issues involving those little green fruits?

Lime prices in Laredo are four times what they used to be several weeks ago.

KGNS talked to a manager at Sushi Madre on McPherson Ave. who said she's paying $60 for a box of limes previously purchased for $15.

Tonight on KGNS News at Six, reporter Christian von Preysing tells us what exactly is causing the rise, and how long the shortage may last.


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