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SCI Evaluates Latest Food Inflation Rates

The biggest year-on-year and month-on-month price rises were registered for onions with 99.7% and 46.2% respectively
SCI Evaluates Latest Food Inflation Rates SCI Evaluates Latest Food Inflation Rates

The Statistical Center of Iran has released a new report, reviewing the price changes in food products during the month ending Feb. 19.  
The biggest month-on-month price rise for a food item during the month under review was recorded for onions with 46.2%. A kilogram of onions was sold at 72,587 rials (46 cents).
The second and third biggest month-on-month price increase during the period under review was registered for bananas with 9% and potatoes with 8.8%, the Statistical Center of Iran reported. 
A kilogram of bananas was sold at 151,875 rials ($97) and a kilogram of potatoes went for 42,581 rials (27 cents) last month. 


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