During the period 3 to 9 October 2017, according to Rosstat, inflation in Russia was zero. Since the beginning of October prices have not changed since the beginning of the year inflation amounted to 1.7 percent. In October 2016, the inflation was 0.4%, since the beginning of year – 4,5%.
For the last week eggs have risen by 2.4%, canned meat, butter, milk, rice, salt and chocolate by 0.2-0.3%. At the same time prices for sugar decreased by 1.8%, buckwheat – by 0.7%, pork, chicken, margarine and flour – on 0,1-0,3%.
The decline in prices for fruits and vegetables on average amounted to 0.4%, including on cabbage, onions, carrots and apples to 1.2% and 2.7%. The cucumbers and tomatoes became more expensive by 7.3% and 2.2%, respectively.
The prices for gasoline automobile have not changed, on diesel fuel – rose 0.1%.