Jan 28, 2021
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Consumer prices in Russia increased by 0.2% over the week

Consumer prices in Russia from January 19 to January 25, 2021, increased by 0.2%, according to Rosstat data.

It is noted that inflation has been 0.8% since the beginning of 2021. For comparison, consumer prices rose by 0.4% over the entire January 2020.

During the reporting period, among food products, chicken eggs rose the most in price – in 8 regions, prices rose by 1.1-4.6%, although on average across the country they decreased by 0.2%.

Wheat flour increased in price – by 0.6%, chicken meat, black tea and vermicelli – by 0.5%.

The cost of fruit and vegetable products increased by 1.4% on average. The biggest growth in price was observed for cucumbers – by 2.4%, carrots – by 2.2% and tomatoes – by 2.0%.

Among non-food products, the maximum price increase is observed for TVs – by 1.4%.

Recall that Rosstat previously published data on price increases in the country for the period from 1 to 11 January 2021.

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