The inhabitants of Montenegro pay for products more than anyone else in the EU

The inhabitants of Montenegro pay for products more than anyone else in the EU

The average payment for the meal in Montenegro is 1.5-2 times higher than in the EU, despite the disparate salaries, informs portal "Montenegro", citing a study of the newspaper "Dan" ("Day").

It was found that the food in Montenegro was more expensive than in other European countries. For example, a liter of milk in Germany costs €0.54, while in Montenegro - €0.65; a kilogram of chicken legs in Germany - €2.3, and in Montenegro - €3.6. For comparison, 1 kg of pork in France costs €2.9, while in Montenegro price tag is €4.6. But cigarettes and alcohol in Montenegro are cheaper than in other European countries.

Experts explain the significant difference in the prices of food rising imports, high transport costs and poor development of the local agricultural industry.