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Iran: SCI Surveys Retail Food Price Changes

The average goods and services Consumer Price Index in the 12-month period ending June 21 increased by 37.6% compared with last year’s corresponding period
Iran: SCI Surveys Retail Food Price ChangesIran: SCI Surveys Retail Food Price Changes

The retail prices of potatoes during the month ending June 21 increased nearly fourfold (296.8%) compared with the same period of last year.
A kilogram of potatoes were sold at 66,286 rials (51 cents) to register the highest year-on-year price rise among food items, the Statistical Center of Iran reported. 
The second and third biggest year-on-year price rises were registered for tomato paste with 245.6% and onions with 156.4%. 
The biggest month-on-month price rise during the period was also recorded for potatoes with 13.2%.


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