From January 14 to 20, the average inflation rate in the Russian Federation was 0.1%. Since the start of the year, consumer prices advanced by 0.4%, the Federal State Statistics Service informed.
In 2013, the inflation rate was 0.4% since the start of January, 1% in January.
In the past week, standard quality vodka increased in price by 1.1%, cheeses by 0.6%, canned meat, quark, sausages, small sausages, milk, butter and frozen fish by 0.3-0.4%.
At the same time, eggs went down in price by 2.5%, granulated sugar by 0.4%, tea, lamb and mutton, sunflower oil, buckwheat by 0.2-0.3%.
Fruits and vegetables increased in price by 0.9% on average (bulb onion by 3.6%, green head cabbage by 3.1%, potatoes by 2.1%, carrots by 1%). Cucumbers and tomatoes fell in price by 1.7% and 0.8%, respectively.
"AK&M", 22.01.2014 16:41