According to APK-Inform, Russian farmers managed to increase the price of carrots this week. Major market participants commented that due to the cold weather and the transport problems caused by snowdrifts, the supply on the market has been drastically reduced, leading to higher carrot prices. Market participants report high demand for carrots.
Daily monitoring shows that the price of carrots is 15-25 rubles/kg (US$0.20-0.34/kg), which is an average of 10% more expensive than a week ago.
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