MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
First Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov held the first meeting of the Interdepartmental Working Group on Monitoring and Rapid Response to Changes in Consumer Prices for Socially Significant Goods.
At the meeting, they discussed in detail the issues of signing agreements between manufacturers of basic products and retail chains, which provide for price cuts for supply to retail chains and price caps in retail. Issues related to the prompt revision and adoption of Government acts aimed at reducing and stabilizing prices were considered. In addition, instructions were given to organize daily monitoring of consumer prices for socially significant goods.
Representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Agriculture, the Federal Antimonopoly Service, the Federal Tax Service, Rosstat and Rosselkhoznadzor took part in the meeting of the working group, created by order of the Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.
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