Against the background of limitations of the food supply in the Crimea from Ukraine speculators in some parts of the Peninsula have raised food prices, said the Head of the Republic Sergey Aksenov.
"No mass increase. But in some regions in Razdolnensky, Saksky district receives information from the markets about the fact that for certain types of food speculators are increasing price. But the Ministry of industry together with tax there currently will promonitorit the situation, " said Aksenov, reports the news Agency.
He said that cargo traffic from Russia through the Kerch ferry in Crimea over the past 3 days increased by 15%." the number of trucks has increased and will increase daily. The crossing works in the working mode ", - said Aksenov. Before Wednesday, the leader of the Crimean Tatars in Ukraine Refat Chubarov said that the next stage of the siege of Crimea may be the termination of the supply of electrical energy. On Sunday, activists led by people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Mustafa Dzhemilev, leader of Crimean Tatars in Ukraine Refat Chubarov and joined them "the Right sector*" began the so-called food blockade of the Crimea, restricting document access for trucks with goods through border checkpoints. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko called the goal "food blockade" of the Crimea. According to his statement, this is done for an early resumption of state sovereignty over the Crimea ". The head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov gave a comparison of Ukraine declared a blockade of the Peninsula with a Comedy film, because the goods from it is in the Russian region not more than 5% of the market. According to Aksyonov, so-called food blockade of the Crimea will lead to the fact that for the past 2 weeks, the Ukrainian goods will be completely displaced from the Crimean market.
* The organisation against which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or ban the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"