For the period from 29 August to 4 September 2017, according to Rosstat, Russia recorded a decline in prices by 0.1%. Since early September, prices declined by 0.1% since the beginning of the year inflation amounted to 1.8%. In September 2016, the inflation was 0.2%, since the beginning of the year was 4.1%.
Over the past week reduction of prices for fruit and vegetables on average amounted to 2.7%, including carrots, potatoes, onion and cabbage – 5,6-6,3%.
Sugar became cheaper by 3.0%, margarine, eggs chicken, vermicelli, buckwheat – by 0.2-0.7 percent. At the same time prices for Ovine and pasteurized milk rose 0.3%, fish frozen intact, butter and tea – 0.2%.
The prices for gasoline automobile have grown on 0,1%, on diesel fuel – have not changed.