Rosstat: weekly inflation in Russia was 0.2%

Rosstat: weekly inflation in Russia was 0.2%


Prices for last week for sugar increased by 1.2%; frozen fish, margarine, wheat bread, wheat flour, vermicelli, toffee, tea – 0.2%. At the same time pork, chickens, eggs, and salt became cheaper on 0,2-0,3%.

MOSCOW, 3 Feb. Weekly inflation in Russia from 26 January to 1 February again was 0.2%, YTD gained 0,9%, said Wednesday Rosstat.

The growth of prices in Russia from 1 to 11 January was 0.3%, in the next two weeks at 0.2%.

In January 2015 inflation in Russia was 3.9%.

Over the past week the prices for sugar increased by 1.2%; frozen fish, margarine, wheat bread, wheat flour, vermicelli, toffee, tea – 0.2%. At the same time pork, chickens, eggs, and salt became cheaper on 0,2-0,3%.

The growth of prices for fruit and vegetables on average amounted to 0.9%, including for apples and 1.7%, white cabbage – 1,2%, carrot – by 1.1%. At the same time, fresh vegetables became cheaper by 0.9%.

The price of gasoline and diesel fuel decreased by 0.1%.