"We do not rule out the possibility. But for now, in the near future, do not expect ", — said Fomin.
He did not rule out that can be changed administered price mechanism.
"For example, to switch from a fixed price to a minimum, in order to promote competition and adequate response to the situation on the market", — said the director of the department.
On a number of socially important goods have developed price distortions.
"We will try to use market-based mechanisms that enable both importers and manufacturers to provide break-even operation and at the same time ensure the availability of goods, "- said Fomin.
The food prices in Belarus in the I quarter 2011and in relation to January-March 2010 grew by 16.2%, according to the National Statistics Committee.