Bumper harvest, cheap durians see fans queueing at stalls across Singapore

Mr Melvin Ha, stallholder of Melvin's Durian, cutting a durian to show his customer its colour and texture. ST PHOTO: WANG HUI FEN
People queueing to buy durians at Melvin's Durian at 682 Hougang Ave 4, on June 26, 2022. ST PHOTO: WANG HUI FEN
People queueing to buy durians at Melvin's Durian at 682 Hougang Ave 4 on June 26, 2022. ST PHOTO: WANG HUI FEN
Queues have appeared at fruit stalls over the past two weekends because of a bumper crop of durians and cheap prices. ST PHOTO: WONG AH YOKE
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SINGAPORE - A small fruit stall called Wang Sheng Li opposite Bishan bus interchange was packed on Saturday (June 25) evening, with most customers picking the best durians from a selection piled high on makeshift tables.

More than 10 people were queueing with baskets of their choice finds to have the fruit removed from the shell and packed in styrofoam containers.

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