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What are factors that may reduce the supply of cabbages in the local market?

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Factors that may reduce the supply of cabbages Include;

  • Fall in price of cabbages
  • Unfavourable government policy e.g. reduction in subsidy.
  • Unfavourable natural factors e.g. poor climate / weather.
  • Increased cost of production of cabbages.
  • Non-availability of inputs e.g. fertilizers.
  • Difficulty for other firms to enter industry.
  • Use of poor methods of technology e.g. instead of using herbicides one uses normal weeding.
  • When the price of cabbages is expected to rise in future.