August 17, 2019


Hubei Lianghu Vegetable Market: Analysis of Mushroom Price

Feb 27, 2019

According to mushroom quotation provided by Hubei Jingzhou Lianghu Vegetable Wholesale Market, on February 27, Hericium erinaceus and Auricularia polytricha are two varieties that show price rise.

1. Price of Hericium erinaceus has risen from 17 to 18 CNY per kg, showing 6% of increase range.
2. Price of Auricularia polytricha has risen from 4 to 5 CNY per kg, showing 25% of increase range.


On the contrary, by February 27, Shiitake mushroom, Superior Shiitake mushroom, Enoki mushroom, Brown Shimeji mushroom, White beech mushroom, King oyster mushroom and Oyster mushroom are 7 varieties that show price fall.

1. Price of Shiitake mushroom has dropped from 16 to 13 CNY per kg, indicating 19% of decline range.

2. Price of Superior Shiitake mushroom has dropped from 20 to 18 CNY per kg, indicating 10% of decline range.

3. Price of Enoki mushroom has dropped from 9 to 7.5 CNY per kg, indicating 17% of decline range.

4. Price of Brown Shimeji mushroom has dropped from 22.5 to 16.7 CNY per kg, indicating 26% of decline range.

5. Price of White beech mushroom has dropped from 23.3 to 18.7 CNY per kg, indicating 20% of decline range.

6. Price of King oyster mushroom has dropped from 8.5 to 7 CNY per kg, indicating 18% of decline range.

7. Price of Oyster mushroom has dropped from 8 to 7 CNY per kg, indicating 13% of decline range.
“Price of Pleurotus cornucopiae, Seafood mushroom, Cordyceps sinensis, Pleurotus geesteranus and Black fungus is respectively at 10 CNY, 14 CNY, 24 CNY, 14 CNY and 8 CNY per kg in our market. After Chinese New Year, temperature begins to rise, which results in the decline of mushroom sales. In the coming time, price of mushroom is still possible to go down,” introduces manager of Hubei Jingzhou Lianghu Vegetable Wholesale Market warmly.