NI has input costs at levels that exceed those of our two major trading partners, Australia and NZ, because of its remoteness. These higher costs flow through to the price of every product.
As a guide only, below are prices for a basket of goods that can be purchased at the island’s largest supermarket. This survey is done reasonably often by Norfolk Online, the island’s only online media company. This will provide a basis for comparison with costs where you live now.
ULP and diesel fuel costs abour $2.50 at the bowser – but then you don’t travel nearly as far here as in other […]