Skip to content Skip to main navigation Skip to footer

The Ministry of Energy, Small Business and Entrepreneurship through the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) is charged with the responsibility of collecting and monitoring retail prices of food and non-food items in the basket of basic consumer items. The Department conducts monthly price surveys, administered by its Trading Standards Inspectors across the retail sector.

The retail price data is collected from ten (10) supermarkets which includes Eddies, Carlton, Jordans, Popular, Massy and Trimart. Information from the data collected by the DCCA is presented in five broad categories: Food, Non-Food, Baby Care, Health and Personal Care and Breads and Flours.


Movement of Retail Prices for Food Items,
Movement of Retail Prices for Non-Food,
Movement of Retail Prices for Baby Care,
Movement of Retail Prices for Health and Personal Care,
Movement of Retail Prices for Breads and Flours.


We want to hear from you. ……….Tell us what other retail
food items you would wish for us to monitor? Email us with your suggestions at
commerce.ca@barbados.gov.bb