Currency converter
^
News Feed
News Search Topics
ОК
Use filter
You can filter your feed,
by choosing only interesting
sections.
Loading

Inflation in Russia edges up slightly in August

August 14, 2013, 16:31 UTC+3
Consumer prices have grown 4.5% this year
1 pages in this article
Photo ITAR-TASS

Photo ITAR-TASS

MOSCOW, August 14 (Itar-Tass) - The growth of prices in Russia stopped from August 6 to 12, showing zero inflation, while from July 30 to August 5 inflation edged up by 0.1%, the Federal Agency for State Statistics said on Wednesday.

Consumer prices have grown 4.5% this year, it said. Last week, the pace growth in petrol prices slowed down a bit, with gasoline prices growing 0.6% against a 1.4% growth a week before it. Diesel fuel prices grew 0.3%, which was the same pace as during the week from July 30 to August 5.

Last year, inflation was 4.6% since the beginning of the year and 0.1% in August.

From August 6 to 12, egg and sugar prices went up by 1.7% and 1.4% accordingly, while milk, cheese, sour cream, cottage cheese and butter prices increased by 0.3-0.6%. Buckwheat and flour prices went down by 0.2%.

Fruit and vegetable prices decreased by 2.6% on the average, including potato prices by 6.0%, onion by 5.2%, cabbage by 4.3%, and carrot by 4.1%.

Show more
In other media
Реклама
Реклама