Chicken is more expensive than pork, Lithuania expects a record jump in prices

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Published Jun 9, 2021

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In Lithuania, in the near future the cost of the food basket will be a record for the entire observation period, experts predict

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The cost of the cheapest food basket is still kept by retail chains, but it is likely that it will soon increase. Of the 52 products tracked by the portal, 22 products became more expensive and 27 products became cheaper. The most expensive: black bread, tomatoes, sunflower oil, thighs of broiler chickens, herring fillets. The cheapest prices were: minced pork, hot smoked loin, kefir, bananas, butter, potatoes, eggs. At the same time, pork in Lithuania has risen slightly - by 3.8% more than last year. Chicken rose by 15.3% compared to last year - a record not only for Lithuania but also for Poland. Experts note that sales of pork in the networks have been growing recently. Because of this, chicken is now more expensive. Lithuanians are constantly worried about rising food prices. The government of the ...
Source: AgroReview
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