After the dairy products are also french fries in Germany, and sugar cheaper. German discount market leader Aldi lowered the price for fries, croquettes and other potato products some cases by more than 16 percent. Sugar is offered even partially effective by more than 20 percent at the discounter. Aldi give thus further lower purchase prices to customers, it said.
The Aldi price reduction is likely to have an impact on the entire trade. Many competitors are based in low-price range at discount market leader.
bumper crop pushes prices
record revenues in this year’s potato crop prices for the potatoes have sent into a tailspin. The agricultural market information service (AMI) described the situation on Friday drastically: “The harvest is in excess of requirements, the competition is great and the export valve is largely blocked.” Currently ranged in many places not even the stock options from. And even the possibilities for feeding the potatoes in animal feed, biogas production and in the starch industry are often exploited. Despite high yields and good quality, the farmers are the losers, while consumers could appreciate low prices.
the sugar for months accusing the major German manufacturers like Südzucker about falling prices. But here not only ensures a good harvest for problems. Also scheduled for the end of September 2017 expiration of market regulation in the sugar market casts its shadow.
Aldi sets for other products cutbacks in
The price reductions fries and sugar fit but also in the current strategy of Aldi. The discount is currently attempting with new redline actions to raise its price image. Just a week ago he had significantly reduced the prices for cheese
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