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Food Inflation Rates Surveyed

Food Inflation Rates Surveyed
Food Inflation Rates Surveyed

The Statistical Center of Iran’s latest report surveys the price changes in 53 food items during the month ending Aug. 22.  
The biggest month-on-month price rise for a food item in urban areas during the month under review was recorded for carrots with 70.5%, such that a kilogram of carrot was sold at 173,037 rials (63 cents).
The second and third biggest month-on-month price increase during the period under review was registered by oranges with 39.5% and mushrooms with 17.4%, the Statistical Center of Iran reported.
A kilogram of oranges was sold at 191,673 rials (70 cents) and a kilogram of mushrooms went for 426,348 rials ($1.56).


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