The average inflation rate in the Russian Federation was 0.1% from January 28 to February 3, 0.7% since the start of the year, the Federal State Statistics Service informed.
In 2013, the inflation rate was 0.1% since the start of February, 0.6% in February.
In the past week, vodka increased in price by 1.1%, frozen fish, milk, quark, cheeses, butter by 0.3-0.4%.
At the same time, eggs went down in price by 2.7%, beef, pork, chicken meat, sunflower oil, buckwheat by 0.1-0.2%.
Fruits and vegetables increased in price by 1.3% on average (green head cabbage by 4.2%, carrots, potatoes and bulb onion by 2.3-3.5%)