Polish truckers and farmers are staging an around-the-clock blockade of the southeastern Medyka crossing. This has resulted in lorries lining up at the Poland-Ukraine border. This blockade has significantly complicated the delivery of imported products from Europe, the priority of retail chains for Ukrainian products has reduced risks for consumers, but, the risk of rising prices for a number of categories of goods increases.

In addition to Polish goods, goods from the Baltic countries, Germany, Holland and Belgium are delivered through blocked crossing points. In particular, there is a high share of Polish manufacturers in the range of categories of like frozen vegetables and fruits.

Source: en.interfax.com.ua