Russia: April rate of inflation totaled 0.9%
In April, 2014, in Russia the customer prices' increase totaled 0.9%, since the beginning of the year — 3.2%, declared the Federal State Statistics Service on May 6, 2014.
In the reported month, the prices for food commodities (except horticultural group) grew by 1.2%.
The major commodities, which faced the prices rise, were sugar (+3%) and dairy products (+1.8%). Also, there was the prices growth for bread and bakery products (+0.5%), groats and legumes (+1.4%), macaroni products (+0.3%), meat and poultry (+1.5%).
At the same time, in the reported month there was the prices decrease for sun oil (-0.1%) and eggs (-2.3%).
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