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SCI Scans Food Price Changes

With a coefficient of 26.64%, the CPI of food and beverages group stood at 355 in the month ending Dec. 20, indicating a 5% increase compared with the previous month
SCI Scans Food Price Changes
SCI Scans Food Price Changes

The Statistical Center of Iran has released a new report, reviewing the price changes in 53 food items during the month ending Dec. 20.  
The biggest month-on-month price rise for a food item during the month under review in urban areas was recorded for watermelon with 61%. A kilogram of watermelon was sold at 39,726 rials (15 cents).
The second and third biggest month-on-month price increase during the period under review was registered for peaches with 48% and carrots with 40.3%, the Statistical Center of Iran reported. 
A kilogram of peaches was sold at 179,223 rials (69 cents) and a kilogram of carrots went for 78,976 rials (30 cents). 


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