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Food crisis in Crimea

Self-proclaimed administration of Crimea finally admits its problems.

Self-proclaimed administration of Crimea finally admits its problems.

 

June 10, 2014 – So-called Chairman of the Republic S. Aksyonov said that there’s food crisis in the peninsula. It is planned to create green corridors for Ukrainian goods in order to solve the problem. S. Aksyonov ordered to accelerate pass of products to Crimea. Because recently trucks use to stay at border fo several days. Products generally go bad and prices get high.

Previously self-proclaimed administration informed about minor problems with food in peninsula. Recently they had to admit that the choice of products is limited and prices are ‘beyond the clouds’.

Ban for import of Ukrainian products is considered to be one of the factors of crisis. When products from mainland were banned local manufacturers raised prices rapidly. Moreover, prices of Russian products are from half to two times higher than Ukrainian.

 


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