A significant increase in demand for the fungus and its shortage is observed in all regions of Ukraine, significantly affects the price of mushrooms. According to the forecasts of market participants, the trend of growth of the fungus value remain in the country until the weekend, after which the price is locked.
In the Central region, the value of mushrooms continues to rise, as does the demand for mushroom products. This morning, the wholesale markets of Kiev Troyeshchyna and Stolichnyi sold mushroom at prices not lower than 21.0 UAH / kg, buying products from manufacturers at 18.0-19.0 UAH / kg. Near the afternoon, the price of the mushroom continued to rise and in some places it reached 21.5-22.0 UAH / kg. The cost of mushroom for supermarkets in the Central region today was set at around 22.0-23.0 UAH / kg. However, according to suppliers, tomorrow the price of mushroom in this sales sector will rise to a minimum of 24.0 UAH / kg. One of the most profitable sales channels to date is the sale to the regions, whose representatives are ready to pay for the Kiev mushroom from 20.0 to 21.0-22.0 UAH / kg. According to the forecasts of market participants, the current level of mushroom deficit in the region will be observed at least until the weekend, in this connection, we can assume that the value of the mushroom will increase for another two or three days.
In the West of Ukraine there is also a significant revival of demand for mushrooms and an increase in the value of the latter. This morning, the wholesale market Shuvar traded mushroom at 20.0 UAH / kg, buying it from the manufacturer at 17.0-18.5 UAH / kg, depending on its quality. Nevertheless, closer to the afternoon, according to mushroom producers, the cost of mushroom on the wholesale will increase to 21,0-22,0 UAH / kg, and the price of delivery of the mushroom will increase to 18,0-20,0 UAH / kg. The price of mushrooms for supermarkets in the region has also increased. Today, the average cost of mushroom sales in this channel is 20.0-20.5 UAH / kg, sometimes reaching 21.0 UAH / kg.
The value of the mushroom increases in the south of Ukraine. Today the price of mushroom for the representatives of the wholesale trade reached the level of 21.0-22.0 UAH / kg, while supermarkets already receive products at 23.0 UAH / kg. However, today’s increase in the value of a mushroom does not go in any way compared to the price that will be set on it tomorrow. According to mushroom producers of the region, due to a significant increase in demand for mushroom and shortage of this product throughout Ukraine, tomorrow the value of mushroom for the representatives of wholesale trade will reach 26.0 UAH / kg, and the mushroom supermarkets will start delivering at 27.0 UAH / kg
Not so much, but, nevertheless, also confidently began to grow mushroom price and in the Eastern region of Ukraine. To date, the cost of the fungus Wholesale rose to 20,0-25,0 UAH / kg for the whole region. In supermarkets mushroom region comes at a price 19,0-25,0 UAH / kg. According to mushroom producers, the cost of the mushroom in the East of Ukraine will continue to grow in the future. Tomorrow the maximum price for its wholesale business representatives will rise to the level of 27.0 UAH / kg. The maximum cost of delivery of the fungus in the supermarkets of the region will remain unchanged until – 25.0 UAH / kg. However, according to forecasts of market participants, in the near future will gradually be tightened up strap minimum cost of the fungus in this channel implementation.