Food Prices in Bulgaria Steadily on Rise

Business | March 4, 2012, Sunday // 11:17

The prices of basic food products in Bulgaria have continued to rise during the month of February, reports Bulgaria's state agency in charge of wholesale.

Eggs have marked a record rise of 35% for wholesale price during the month of February, which makes 60% on a yearly basis.

The white cow cheese price has risen with 4%, while meat sausages have risen with 1.6%.

The prices of beans, rise, milk and meat products have made a 5-10% rise of the price on a yearly basis.

Sugar and fish meat have been marking especially steep hikes, with 18% and 21% on a yearly basis.

Sunday a new string of protests against what some believe to be unduly high prices of car fuels are scheduled across the country, reports the Bulgarian National Radio.

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