Azerbaijani State Statistics Committee Announces Rise in Price of Variety of Goods
Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr S. Babayeva / The price for foodstuffs in Azerbaijan rose by 0.1% in July, for non-foods by 0.3% compared to June. According to the State Statistics Committee, as a result, the index of prices for foodstuffs made up 100.1% in July.
The prices in the foodstuffs market increased for bread, rice, wheat flour, buckwheat and semolina, macaroni and confectionery, vegetable oil and butter, chicken, eggs, mineral water, fruit juices, lemonade, strong drinks, ice-cream, bear, lemons, cherry, sweet cherry, oranges, carrots, and greens.
According to the State Statistics Committee, prices decreased for beef, mutton, sturgeon and beluga, granulated sugar, honey, bananas, apples, pears, cherry-plums, plums, apricots, watermelons, melons, cabbages, cucumbers, tomatoes, cayenne, eggplants, beetroots, onions and potatoes.
The prices for non-foods increased for cotton fabric, jeans, short-sleeve shirts, child summer suits, T-shirts and football jerseys, swimwear, paints, cement, parquet and parquet lacquer, wood materials, bricks, furniture, vacuum cleaners and laundry washers, electric teakettles, irons, air-conditioners, fans, household goods, cosmetics and gold ware.
The prices in non-foods market decreased for woollen cloth, tricotine, long-sleeved shirts, winter outer clothing, winter footwear, stockings, panes, suburban facilities, bicycles, TV-sets, videotape recorders, stereo systems, exercise books, toothbrushes, women's watches.