The economist gave a forecast for the cost of the “New Year” table.
Russian economist Mikhail Belyaev, in an interview with the media, highlighted the groups of products whose prices are expected to increase from December 1.
In an interview with Sputnik Radio, the expert pointed out that the cost of groceries will increase “long-term storage”.
More than others, it will affect those Russians are used to see on the New Year's table.
They will certainly begin to rise in price from the first days of December, the economist is sure, but the growth will be gradual.
The price of fish and delicacies, such as caviar, will rise first and more than the others. Price growth should be expected in the region of 10-15%, according to Belyaev.
Delicate smoked meats (10%), cognac and sparkling wines (10%) may be a close second in terms of cost growth.
As for the prices of products in the fruit and vegetable group, it provides for an increase of 5%.
“All other categories of products holidays will increase in cheaper, ”he said.
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