• 22/04/2024 05:33

How will food prices change in Ukraine in 2024: economist’s forecast

With the advent of the new year, 2024, the cost of some food products on the shelves of our country's stores will likely increase, but a sudden rise in prices is not expected.

How will food prices change in Ukraine in 2024: economist's forecast

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About the fact that from January the cost of not only vegetables will increase , but also meat or dairy products, writes NBN, citing the opinion of Oleg Pendzin, a member of the Economic Discussion Club, published by Observer.

According to Pendzin, this increase in price is not  will become too shocking—the range of price increases will be from 1.5 percent to 2 percent per month. However, this trend will not be limited to January—prices will continue to rise, at least for several months in a row.

At the same time, the cost of bread, apparently, will remain in the current range, since in 2023 there was an excellent grain harvest, and due to difficulties with export, they did not have time to export it. In addition, prices for certain types of food may even decrease slightly—we are talking about ordinary chicken eggs, but only on the condition that their export from the country is not expanded, and agricultural producers will be forced to sell their product in the country. Ukraine.

Earlier, we wrote about the fact that in Vegetables from the so-called “borscht set” have risen significantly in price.

nbnews.com.ua

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