In September, average consumer prices for pork fat increased by 3.4%, or 2.3 hryvnia/kg, up to 70,01 hryvnia/kg compared with August.
This reads the data from the State statistics service, transfer “Ukrainian news”.
While the lowest price level for fat was recorded in Ternopil region – 45,01 hryvnia/kg, the highest in Kiev 113,55 hryvnia/kg.
Pork prices grew by 2.8 percent, or by 3.23 hryvnia to 117,88 hryvnia/kg.
Prices for chicken meat in the carcass increased by 5.3%, or of 2.93 hryvnia to 58.62 of the hryvnia/kg.
Beef prices increased by 0.8%, or 1.01 hryvnia to 124,99 hryvnia/kg.
In January, the average consumer prices for pork fat was 72, 2 UAH/kg, pork – 110,28 hryvnia/kg, chicken meat in the carcasses of 54.86 hryvnia/kg, beef – 117,14 hryvnia/kg.
In August, the average consumer prices for pork fat virtually unchanged – increased from 67.78 hryvnia/kg to 67.8 hryvnia/kg, compared with July.
According to the Association of “the pig Breeders of Ukraine”, as of mid-August, the average price of pork of 1 category in live weight increased by 1% compared to the end of July and is 45-46. 5 hryvnia/kg.
Meanwhile, the potato has fallen in price. In September, average consumer prices for potatoes decreased by 9%, or 0.7 hryvnia hryvnia to 6.86/kg compared with August.
Prices for cabbage decreased by 1% to 7.23 of the hryvnia/kg, for carrot – by 21.3% to 11.9 hryvnia/kg.
Onion prices decreased by 4.5% to 8.04 hryvnia/kg for sugar beet prices increased by 1.4% to 7.15 hryvnia/kg.
In January, the average consumer prices for these products were: potatoes – 6,43 hryvnia/kg, cabbage – 4,96 UAH/kg, beetroot – 7,08 hryvnia/kg, onion – 5,73 hryvnia/kg; carrots – UAH 7.18/kg.
In August, the average consumer prices for potatoes fell by 5%, or 0.39 hryvnia hryvnia to 7.56/kg, compared with July.
The Association “Ukrainian club of agrarian business” (UCAB) estimates the growth in potato prices by 24.7% to 8.9 UAH/kg and for carrots by 49.4% to 22.5 hryvnia/kg in July compared to June.
The Association also notes the growth of prices for beets 16.3% to 15.6 hryvnia/kg and leeks from 7.3% to 8.7 hryvnia/kg.
We will remind, earlier, on October 18, Director of the Ukrainian Association of trade networks suppliers Oleksiy Doroshenko on his page on the social network Facebook reported that cabbage in 2018 rose by 66%, while in 2017 – by 37%, and the onions added to the price of 47%, whereas in the past – 30%.