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Belarusians buy more artificial New Year trees than real ones

About 200 New Year tree bazaars will be working from December 22 till December 31 in Minsk.

Real New Year trees will cost from BYN 10 to BYN 15, the price will depend on how tall the tree will be. This information was announced by the deputy head of trade and food consumer market of Minsk City Executive Committee Alexander Frolov.

“The number of real New Year trees sold every year decreases, however, more artificial trees are sold.

In the last five years the realization of real New Year trees decreased by 10 thousand trees.

Nevertheless, they are still in demand. What is more, wreaths from fir branches are becoming more and more popular. This year they will be sold in super and hypermarkets”, explained Alexander Frolov.

A wide choice of artificial fir trees will be up for sale this year, the prices will range from BYN 10.5 to BYN 126. Once again, the prices will depend on how tall the trees be.

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Prices for New Year Trees in Belarus
Minsk shops and cafes working hours during New Year Eve

Belarusians buy more artificial New Year trees than real ones