IZHEVSK, October 26. /Corr. Eugene Samushkova/. The fast food market in Russia since the beginning of the year fell by 6% compared with last year. Growth is expected in 2017. About this korr. at the annual forum “Fair of Franchises” in Izhevsk told business analyst “subway Russia Service company” Andrey Popov.
“The market is now, on average, falling, speaking in terms of money, 6% is the market of fast food for the past year,” he said.
According to the interlocutor of Agency, at present the Russian market of fast food restaurants “located somewhere close to the pit, so is unlikely to be worse.” “By all estimates, the growth should begin in mid-2017,” – said Popov.
Meanwhile, regional development Manager at Subway in Volga Federal district Irina Blokhin told the interviewer, currently the district operates 50 outlets, including five in Izhevsk. The end of the year in the Volga Federal district will open four more Subway restaurants in Orenburg, Saratov and two in Samara.