Toilet paper in Russia may grow by 10-15 percent within three weeks. About this newspaper “Izvestia” with reference to experts.
In particular, the rise in price of product predicted by the Deputy of the state Duma Yury Volkov in a letter to the CPS. He noted that previously, the Agency recommended to suspend the separate collection of waste, as sorting and recycling waste, there is a risk of infection of workers. According to the politician, such a situation may deprive the raw materials of the pulp and paper industry, which ensures production including toilet paper.
a Similar opinion is shared by the Chairman of the Board of the Association for the development of environmental industries “Secondary resources” Alexey Nedashkovsky. According to him, volumes of logging waste used for toilet paper, strongly decreased because of the quarantine. Executive Director of the Association “League of waste paper processors” Alexey Sergeev warned that as a result, the cheap toilet paper may disappear altogether.
In April, Russia has sharply increased the prices of ginger and lemon. The reason for the increase in sales was introduced in the Internet information about what these products help in fighting the coronavirus. In may the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) of Russia saw the rise in lemons signs of cartel.