The cost of apples in Ukraine compared with European prices, having appreciated by 20%.
The correspondent of ГолосUA said General Director of Ukrainian Association of trade networks suppliers Oleksiy Doroshenko.
“The price of plums and peaches in Ukraine will be cheaper in two weeks. After harvest in late August, we will see increasing prices. The same applies to apples – they will gradually increase in price. Ukrainian apples, as concentrate of them, more popular abroad. Consequently, the cost of apples in Ukraine compared with European prices”, – said A. Doroshenko.
According to experts, in many respects, the higher prices will affect apples European varieties.
“This mainly concerns the larger European varieties of apples. If now they can be purchased for 25 UAH/kg, and already from the beginning of November the price will increase by 20%,” – said the expert.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that in Ukraine the most expensive vegetable basket in Kiev, while in Zaporozhye it is the cheapest.