Flour in Georgia increases in price
Georgia, Tbilisi, August 5 / Trend N. Kirtskhalia /
The price for flour has increased by 8-10 percent on the local market of Georgia. The association of cereals and grain products said that a significant price increase for their products is not expected.
The association explains that wheat crop was destroyed because of the drought in Russia.
Meanwhile, the price for bread increased in the regions of Georgia. In Kakheti, the price for bread increased by 10 tetri. Owners of bakeries said that if the price for flour increases more, the price for bread will also increase. In their explanations, a bag of flour cost 37 lari ($ 1 = 1.83 lari), and today - 40 lari.