In September pork prices on the Russian market fell by 0.9%, according to the Unified Interdepartmental Statistical System (EMISS).
In the first autumn month of 2019, the average price of pork, except of boneless meat, decreased by 0.9% compared to the August price and amounted to 270.56 rubles per kilogram. Compared to September last year, pork price fell by 1.1%, and in January-September of this year, prices fell by 1.8%. Since the beginning of January 2017, the average price of pork was the lowest in March 2018, when one kilogram cost 248.73 rubles.
The maximum pork price was recorded in January of this year: 275.54 rubles per kilogram. The highest price level, an average of 325.72 rubles per kilogram of pork, was fixed in September 2019 in the market of the Far Eastern Federal District, and the lowest - 248.02 rubles per kilogram - in the Volga Federal District of Russia.