Go to ...

The Newspapers

Gathering and spreading news from various Russian Newspapers

The Newspapers on Google+The Newspapers on LinkedInRSS Feed

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Inhabitants of Moscow suburbs became easier to eat


Food basket of an average inhabitant of Moscow suburbs in the last month of summer suddenly fell. Compared with July, the cost of the minimum set of products decreased by 3.7% and amounted to 3837 rubles.


photo: Gennady Cherkasov

As reported by “MK” in Mosoblstat, in August, on average, half a percentage point, prices fell for tomatoes, onions, potatoes, flour, cucumbers, dry soups in bags, muffin, semolina and soda water. But at the same time recorded a rise in price of coffee, vodka and even bagels. The increase in the price of beets (20.2%), grape (5.9%), lemons (5.4%), bananas (4.2%) and garlic (3.9%), but these products are not included in the minimum food set and their price increase did not affect the value of the basket. Incidentally, for the month the prices have risen primarily on those products that do not relate to edible products “essential” and therefore, reports Mosoblstat formed the illusion of “prosperity”. However, this illusion is able to dispel the minimum calculation: in August, the stores in Moscow region has risen more than 20 types of products.

source

Related posts:
"The West is tired of the yellow metal"
"The authorities and the business exchanged accusations because of a possible shortage of milk&...
The rejection of Russian gas Poland is already bearing huge losses
About communal pyramid, elections and the power

Recommended

More Stories From Economy