All alcohol and tobacco products grow in price in Ukraine
From April 2020 to April 2021, beer, wine, vodka and cigarettes in Ukraine grew in price, according to the State Statistics Service.
Over the reporting period, the average price of domestic beer grew by 5.2% (up to UAH 18.35 per 0.5 liter); table wine – by 0.8% (up UAH to 67.74 per 0.75 liter); vodka – by 1.2% (up to UAH 93.33 per 0.5 liter).
The average price of a pack of Ukrainian filtered cigarettes in April 2021 totalled UAH 46.22 (20 cigarettes), which is 20.1% more expensive than a year earlier, while the average price of a pack of unfiltered cigarettes totalled UAH 41.58 (up 19.3%).
As reported by Ukrinform, in April 2021, consumer prices in Ukraine grew by 0.7% compared to March 2021, by 8.4% compared to April 2020, and by 4.8% compared to December 2020. In general, consumer inflation in January-April 2021 was 7.6% compared to the same period in 2020.