According to the monitoring of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, on February 18, the”Agricultural Product Wholesale Price Index 200″ was 140.15, which was 1.91 points lower than before the holiday. The”Vegetable Basket” product wholesale price 200 index was 145.75, which was 2.21 points lower than before the holiday. As of today at 14:00, the average price of pork in the national agricultural product wholesale market is 43.07 yuan/kg, down 5.1%from before the holiday; beef 78.62 yuan/kg, up 0.2%from before the holiday; mutton 76.50 yuan/kg, down from before the holiday 0.3%; eggs 8.70 yuan/kg, a decrease of 1.0%compared to before the festival; white striped chicken 18.12 yuan/kg, an increase of 2.8%than before the festival. The average price of 28 kinds of vegetables under monitoring was 6.17 yuan/kg, down 3.7%from before the holiday; the average price of 6 fruits under monitoring was 6.58 yuan/kg, up 2.8%from before the holiday; the average price of crucian carp was 18.28 yuan/kg , An increase of 1.4%over the pre-holiday; carp 13.15 yuan/kg, a decrease of 0.9%than the pre-holiday; silver carp 8.76 yuan/kg, a decrease of 2.8%than the pre-holiday; big hairtail 45.07 yuan/kg, an increase of 2.2%.
Today, among the 46 varieties monitored by the domestic fresh agricultural product wholesale market, the top five price increases compared with the pre-holiday price increase are silver carp, garlic moss, Kyoho grapes, beans and pears, which are 7.5%respectively , 7.0%, 6.1%, 4.9 and 4.3%; the top five price declines were cucumber, cabbage, rape, spinach and zucchini, which were 15.9%, 15.0%, 14.8%, 12.5%and 11.6%.