The price of a kilo of chicken should be between 80 and 175 pesos

one of the The most consumed meat in Mexico Which is used in countless meals, is chickenthat affected Price due to inflationas well as other products such as tortillas, bread, soft drinks, etc.

This has affected the family budget by having to pay more for this product, in some cases it may reach more than 100 pesos. For this reason, the Federal Consumer Protection Agency (Prophet) revealed what is Average cost of this foodtaking notes.

Profco: A kilo of chicken should cost between 80 and 175 pesos. Photo: fix

How much should a kilo of chicken cost?

A kilo of chicken breast sells for between 80 and 175 pesos, and the cheapest price is found in Cuernavaca, where a cut American kilo sells for 82.63 pesos. On the contrary, the most expensive one is sold in Baja California at 173.40 pesos per kilogram of breast.

According to Profeco, it is cheaper to buy chicken legs, the kilogram of which is sold between 50 and 75 pesos, depending on the region of the country and where it is purchased. For example, the cheapest kilogram of leg was found in Ciudad Juárez at 53.15 pesos, on the contrary, the most expensive was in La Paz, Baja California, at 75.74 pesos.

According to the Attorney General’s Office, a kilo of chicken on these days in July will be as follows in Mexico City and the metropolitan area:

  • A kilo of American sliced ​​chicken breast: 84.32 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken breast with bone, skin, and without tail: 110.32 pesos.
  • A kilo of boneless breast: 150.98 pesos.
  • 1 kilo breast, fillet: 163.72 pesos.
  • A kilo of chicken thighs is 71.26 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole chicken, loose pachoco: 42.95 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole chicken, loose pate: 48.00 pesos.
  • A kilo of whole, loose chicken, supermarket: 49.82 pesos.

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Where do they sell the cheapest chicken?

The places where you can find lower prices per kilo of chicken are:

  • 1 kilo of American shredded chicken breast: Bodega Aurera, Quatitlan Branch 1, Fuentes del Valle and Chidrawi Niza Norte: 74 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken breasts, with bones, skin, and without tails: Mercado San Antonio (Cueutitlan) and Mercado Libertad Independencia (Kuacalco) you can get them for 84 pesos. At Walmart, the Ecatepec branch, it’s 89 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of breast tenderloin: Mega Soriana Izcalli Branch 119.90 pesos. At Chedraui Selecto Toreo, Walmart Satellite, Pirules and Echegaray branches, it is 129 pesos. While at the Walmart Express Lomas Anáhuac branch, the cost is 132 pesos.
  • 1 kilogram of fillet breast: Wal-Mart branch Pirules 129 pesos; Chedraui Neza Norte branch 136 pesos; Garis stores Tolocan branch 161 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken thigh: Naucalpan Mayor’s Market 50 pesos. Mercado San Antonio, Atizaban, Gustavo Paz, Tendas Garris Tolocan 60; Freedom Market 63 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole, loose chicken, pachuco: Soriana Híper Perioriente branch 39.90 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole, loose chicken, Patsa: Chedraui Neza Norte branch 46 pesos and Chedraui Toreo branch 48 pesos.

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Finally, the price of a kilo of chicken in other parts of Mexico is:

La Paz, Baja California

  • A kilo of American sliced ​​chicken breast: 86 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of breast fillet: 173.40 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken thigh: 75.74 pesos.
  • A kilo of whole, loose chicken, supermarket: 55.44 pesos

Cuernavaca

  • A kilo of American sliced ​​chicken breast: 82.63 pesos.
  • A kilo of breast fillet, loose 164 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken thigh: 72.95 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole, loose chicken, pate: 46.00 pesos.

City of Juarez, Chihuahua

  • A kilo of American sliced ​​chicken breast: 99.99 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of boneless breast: 143.56 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken thigh: 53.15 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole, loose chicken, pachoco: 39.99 pesos.
  • A kilo of a whole chicken in a bulk supermarket: 43.28 pesos.

Queretaro

  • 1 kilo of American sliced ​​chicken breast: 87.95 pesos.
  • A kilo of breast fillet: 164.07 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of chicken thigh: 70.91 pesos.
  • 1 kilo of whole, loose chicken, Nutrypollo: 49 pesos.

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