Fruit and veg have increased on average by more than 35% over the past six years. | Archive
The most recent figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE) show that the average increase in the price of food items in the Balearics over the past year was 11.3%. This was the percentage for July, it having been 12.1% in July 2022. There have been six consecutive years of price rises, but the average was no more than 2.1% for the four other years and was as low as 0.4%. In July 2017, a decrease of two per cent was recorded for the previous twelve months.