Economists predicted that in August inflation will eventually brake. However, it did not happen, quite the contrary. Prices soared again. Inflation accelerated in August from 15.6 percent in July to 16.1 percent. per year. At the end of this month Central Statistical Office is expected to publish preliminary inflation data for September. In an interview with RMF on Saturday, finance minister Magdalena Rzeczkowska predicted that the price increase this month will amount to approx. 16.4 percent. – I hope inflation is at its peak this year – said the head of the finance ministry hopefully.
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The economist went to Biedronka. He looked at the price of the milk and was shocked
Inflation is becoming more and more noticeable and thus severe on a daily basis. The well-known economist Rafał Mundry has recently found out about it. His attention caught price milk, specifically its high growth. The economist decided to share his surprise with Internet users. He posted a photo he took at a popular discount store.
“Milk as a new synonym of luxury? Milk prices have beaten the prices of orange juice. (…) Comparison of private labels at a nationwide discount store”
– Rafał Mundry wrote on Twitter, not hiding his surprise.
By the way, he also quoted the data of the Central Statistical Office:
Central Statistical Office (GUS): buying milk increased in a year by 59 percent Milk prices in stores jumped by 28 percent in a year. The prices of juices in stores increased by 4.9 percent during the year.
In one of the comments under the entry, Rafał Mundry directly admitted that what he saw was a surprise for him and forecasted increases in dairy products.
“I was surprised by this sudden (yet another) increase in milk. And when the milk becomes more expensive, in a dozen or so days or a few weeks (depending on the time of the production cycle) you will notice an increase in the prices of cheese, cottage cheese, yoghurt, butter … “
– wrote the economist on Twitter.