In June, the average retail prices of 44 of the 100 main homogeneous consumer goods and services monitored by Statistics Lithuania increased. Prices of 39 goods and services decreased while 17 remained the same.
© DELFI / Kiril Čachovskij

In June compared with May, prices of fruit and vegetables increased significantly. The average retail prices of green grapes increased by 23.4 percent, oranges - 19.6 percent, onions - 17.8 percent, beets - 13.6 percent.

However, the average prices of white cabbages decreased by 38.5 percent, tomatoes - 18.7 percent, early potatoes - 11.2 percent.

As regards other goods, prices of fermented cabbage increased by 9 percent, long grain white rice - 5.6 percent, turkey breast fillet - 4.5 percent, sunflower oil - 4.2 percent, light bread - 3.7 percent, chocolate glazed vanilla curd cheese - 3.2 percent, iodised fine salt - 2.9 percent, pasteurised milk (2.5 pct fat) - 2.6 percent.

The average price of naturally fermented sparkling wine decreased by 5 percent, Lithuanian-made beer - 4.3 percent, vanilla ice-cream - 3.8 percent, liquefied petroleum gas - 3.7 percent, fine white sugar - 3.5 percent, wheat flour noodles - 3.2 percent, curd (9 pct fat) - 2.9 percent, window cleaner - 2.9 percent, semolina and orange juice - 2.7 percent each.

In June, Statistics Lithuania registered 13,203 prices in euro and litas in 983 retail and service companies in 18 towns.

It is forbidden to copy the text of this publication without a written permission from ELTA.

New trends in startup world: unicorns' aspiration is not key anymore

The question when the first unicorn with over 1 billion of US dollars in value will appear in the...

Shopping frenzy: biggest retail chains plans allocate millions of euros for new stores

Lithuania's five biggest retail chains – Maxima , Lidl , Rimi, Iki and Norfa – have...

Construction launched on EUR 15 mln hotel in Kaunas

Construction is being launched on a 15-million-euro Moxy hotel, part of the Marriott Group , in...

Revolut moves operation launch date in Lithuania (1)

The United Kingdom's fintech startup Revolut has moved the operation launch date of its specialized...

“Shazam” co-founder before his visit in Lithuania: it will be new experience

You need to fail and learn many lessons before you finally reach your success. This can be proved by...