Floor retail and wholesale prices of vodka will be increased by 27.1% and 27.86%, to UAH 348.90 and UAH 225 per litre of 100% ABV.
According to government resolution No. 828 dated November 9, the wholesale price of three-star cognac will be increased from UAH 269.33 per liter of 100% ABV to UAH 336.22, the retail price – from UAH 420 to UAH 534.50, that for four-star cognac – from UAH 285.26 to UAH 352.24 and from UAH 445 to UAH 549.50 respectively and five-star cognac – from UAH 301.28 to UAH 384.29 and from UAH 470 to UAH 599.50.
Floor retail prices of natural wine will be increased by 22%, to UAH 33 per 0.7-liter bottle, fortified wine and vermouths – by 55.6%, to UAH 42 and sparkling wine – by 40%, to UAH 69.90.
The present floor prices were introduced in September 2015. Their level does not meet the real spending of companies on alcohol production and sales. Since 2016, the excise duties, spirit prices and other elements have grown.
The resolution will take effect in 10 days after its official publication.