Despite the ongoing crisis there adequacy and goods in the local market and the pricing range at normal levels. Procurement and supply of households do not have problems and our fellow seamlessly served by shops and food distribution businesses continue to operate for this purpose. Few species such as antiseptics actually lacking but food products is sufficient…….
For this purpose, the Deputy Head Mr.. February had cooperation with the Head of the Trade Department Mr. Dodecanese. Chris Karaisaridi for the operation of the local market on the question of the adequacy of goods.
As noted by the Trade and Entrepreneurship Department of the Dodecanese Development in 31-03-2020 moved from early morning to noon in the market of Rhodes and visited shops, butchers, oporopantopoleia and selling food businesses. Alongside was checking prices ranging to normal and discussed with merchants and professionals in the theme of the smooth power of their stores or any problems encountered in their supplies where there there was no particular problem. The issue is a general antiseptic and the territory and indeed shortcomings but cover this gap does not depend on the local market but overall issue of concern and the Ministry.
While the Department of Trade and Entrepreneurship monitor the formation of fuel prices and the decline in oil prices brings about a corresponding reduction in the subscription price to consumers. For this question there is coordination with the Ministry, which conducts independent audits with ranks and imposed heavy fines on offenders. Statistics show fall and slide in prices lately and this should be reflected in all the islands of the South Aegean Region, taking into account transport costs on each island and invites active in the industry to follow the relevant circulars and downward pricing.
Mr.. February conversing with professionals and entrepreneurs met said that the Regional Authority, the Region and the Regional Services are experiencing unprecedented and very difficult situation caused by the crisis of Covid-19 in all and try remaining in place to work and serve our islands and their people. The whole world from one day to the next was in the midst of the pandemic and its consequences, which affects apart from the population and the economy. The commercial and business world suffers and fights in an unequal struggle to stand up.
It is certain that many entrepreneurs, mainly wholesale purchased perishable goods to sell in tourist companies and hotels and accommodation and generally in the tourism economy which is the backbone of our economy. The position of these people is extremely difficult and required supporting measures that are effective and that applies generally to all companies affected in any sector they belong.
From discussions with entrepreneurs of the wholesale chain, from publications but mainly because of the same the perishable nature of some goods products are driven every day to their expiry date. These products are brought shame to the garbage and transform commodities into waste. In pain and desperation for the unexpected loss and destruction and it has been checked products for the compensation claim could our fellow businessmen to donate and sell before maturity many of these products are not refundable and are not replaced, social grocery, the orphanage, the nursing home, to charities or wherever they consider that there is a need. There they catch site. The solidarity and humanity are always a convenient way to overcome this crisis and.