According to the data provided by the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, food prices decreased by 1.9% in July 2018 compared to the previous months. Vegetables, fruits and eggs dropped in prices the most (by 12.4- 7.6%). Milk, dairy products, lard and pork prices declined too.
At the same time, there is the seasonal 0.7-1.9% increase in prices for cereal products, including bread and pasta, and some cereals.
In general, consumer prices dropped by 0.7% in July 2018. Base inflation since the beginning of the year amounts to 3.4%, prices rose by 8.9% compared to July 2017.