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OFT monitoring 'price gouging'

Some complain of unfair prices

The Office of Fair Trading says it's received five complaints of sellers raising prices unfairly during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Chair Martyn Perkins MHK is confident the Isle of Man has been spared any 'price gouging', but insists the OFT is monitoring the cost of goods like fruit and vegetables. 

He's says the trading standards watchdog will step in if prices become unreasonable: 

    

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