The purchase prices of basic agricultural products increased in July 2022 both compared to July last year (by 51.6 percent) and compared to the previous month (by 1 percent), the Central Statistical Office reported.
Compared to July last year, a significant increase in the purchase prices of all agricultural products was recorded. The prices of cereals and milk were the most expensive.
In July 2022 wheat prices in purchases increased by 81.7% compared to the same period last year, but compared to June it fell by 6.6%.
Rye price in purchase it was by 83.5 percent. higher than last year, but compared to June it fell by 7.5 percent.
Behind milk paid in purchase by 56.4 percent. more than a year ago.
Purchase price live beef (PLN 10.74 per kg) increased by 44.9 percent compared to July last year.
In July 2022, the price live pig in purchase amounted to PLN 7.21 per kg and was by 41.4 percent. higher than last year.
Purchase price for slaughter poultry (PLN 6.60 per kg) increased by 43 percent compared to July last year.
Price potatoes in purchases decreased by 12.1 percent on a monthly basis, but was higher than in July last year – by 6.9 percent.
Recall that in July, inflation in Poland amounted to 15.6 percent. The inflation index is calculated on the basis of the inflation basket, which is supposed to reflect the basket of purchases of the average Kowalski. Almost 25 percent of this basket is food.