In most regions of Ukraine with the coming of the new trading week, the increased demand for mushrooms. Following the demand rose slightly and the cost of the fungus in the wholesale segment. However, according to market participants, in the next two or three days the price of mushroom can return to the previous level, and demand for it will drop again. For more information about today’s prices on a mushroom in the regions – later in the review.
Monday morning brought in the Central region of Ukraine the next shortage of quality champignon. According to mushroom producers, it is associated with an increase in demand for mushroom production among wholesalers, who at the beginning of the new week replenish their stocks in order to have a mushroom stock. Since the mushroom production volumes at the moment are not great, its price in the segment of wholesale trade, began to rise. Thus, the average price of mushroom on the wholesale market “Farmer” was established at around 16.0 UAH / kg, at the same time, according to market participants, the quality of the main product volume is not very high. The fungus enters the appropriate quality in the realization of the channel from the manufacturer at 14.0 UAH / kg. However, for first-class champignons traders are willing to pay a higher price – 15.0 UAH / kg, while the selling of such products at an average price of 17.0 USD / kg. Regarding trade segment Kiev Agaricus to regions in the channel realization fungus value of the first grade rose to 16.0 grn / kg. In the region’s supermarkets mushroom today still falls on 19,0-20,0 UAH / kg, but according to suppliers, given the situation on the market tomorrow, the cost will definitely be higher than 20.0 UAH / kg.
In the West, Ukraine this weekend was marked by a high level of consumer demand for mushrooms, whereupon the main reserves of mushroom products were sold, which affected the cost of today’s mushroom in the wholesale segment. Since the wholesale market “Shuvar” today sells mushroom already 16,0-17,0 UAH / kg, buying it from the manufacturer at 14,0-15,0 UAH / kg. However, according to market participants, most likely by the middle of the week the cost of mushroom may fall as demand for it during the week, as the results of the past few weeks, is not high. The cost of the fungus to the region at this time supermarkets also remains at the same level 19,5-20,0 UAH / kg. However, according to the vendor stores, set today’s situation in the market may contribute to the increase in mushroom prices and sales in this segment. Basically, according to the local mushroom producers, everything will depend on whether can raise the price of their products suppliers Kiev networks.
In southern Ukraine at the moment is stored a certain deficit of mushroom, and the producers of the region gradually buy more missing volumes of the product in the Kiev region, thereby reducing the amount of fungus on the domestic market of the Central region. The fact that the level of consumer demand for champignon in the region at the moment exceeds the possible proposal for the fungus, has a positive effect on the value of mushroom production. Thus, the price for champignon wholesale buyer continues to be on the set in late last week around 18,0-19,0 UAH / kg. In supermarkets fungus enters at a stable price 21.0 UAH / kg. According to local mushroom producers in the near future the cost of the fungus in the region will remain on the present-day marks, even though its deficit.
In eastern Ukraine, according to the local mushroom producers, also raise the average cost of mushroom. In Donetsk, for example, in all sales channels mushroom products is now supplied by 19,0-20,0 UAH / kg. However, according to participants market in the region, this price is more desirable, and declared, rather than real. Prior to 18,0-19,0 UAH / kg up fungus cost and the wholesale market Gorlovka. Nevertheless, there is information that this price is also more desirable than real, but in fact, the wholesalers are willing to sell the products at a lower price, because the level of consumer demand to mushroom in the region at the moment is not very high. In addition, according to the mushroom producers, many consumers are forced to abandon the purchase of the fungus in connection with a reduction in the level of own revenues. In other parts of the region remains the cost of mushroom at most on the same level. In Lugansk, champignons for wholesale buyer worth 16,0-16,5 UAH / kg, in Dnepropetrovsk and Zaporozhye – 15,5-16,0 UAH / kg, in Kharkov per kilogram of mushroom wholesaler pays from 16.5 to 17.5 hryvnia . champignon cost for supermarkets ranges from within 16,5-17,0 UAH / kg in Luhansk, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhya regions, to 18,5-19,5 UAH / kg – in the Kharkiv region.