The ministry expects the prices of non-food products increased by 7.2%.
According to the Ministry of Economic Development, prices are expected to increase by the end of this year, and most importantly, according to experts in the department, prices for non-food items will increase.
This is reported by & # 8220; Izvestia & # 8221; referring to the forecast of a number of inflation indicators from the Ministry of Economic Development.
The group of goods that the department expects will increase in price the most by the end of 2021 include gasoline, building materials, tobacco products, fabrics.
Inflation indicators in this economic sector are expected to be around 7.2% by December of last year.
On average, in 2021, the prices of goods in the non-food sector will increase by 6.8%.
The Ministry of Economic Development is believed that in the period 2022 to 2024, inflation in the non-food sector will not exceed the Central Bank's 4% target.
According to the Ministry of Economic Development, food products will be the second in terms of price increases, excluding fruits and vegetables.
The publication writes that here the prices will increase by 6.6% by the end of the year to last December, and for the year rising prices price will average 7%.
In this sector, inflation is expected to stabilize over the next three years at 3.8%, 3.5% and 3.6%, respectively .
According to the ministry's calculations, by the end of the year, food prices will increase by 5.3% on average.
Earlier, TopNews wrote that the Central Bank of the Russian Federation raised the rate to 4.5%. This decision was made last spring due to inflation.