2003
ANNUAL AVERAGE OF RETAIL PRICES FOR MAIN ITEMS  
IN CENTERS OF MOHAFAZAT , 2003  
( Syrian pounds )  
         
  TABLE 4/10                 4 /10  
Mohafazat      
Unit Dar'a AL -- AL -- Deir - AL -                  
ITEMS     Sweida Hasaka ez-zor Rakka Idleb Lattakia Tartous Hama Homs Aleppo Damascus    
Tomato K . g 13 13 14 12 14 11 14 15 11 11 15 15  
Marrows = 13 12 12 12 14 13 12 17 16 13 14 16 =  
Eggplants = 15 14 19 18 15 14 16 17 14 12 16 18 =  
Haricot beans = 24 26 21 21 21 21 19 25 19 21 22 29 =  
Potato = 15 14 14 13 14 12 13 16 13 14 16 15 =  
Onion(red ) = 19 13 14 13 15 13 14 17 13 15 14 16 =  
Apples (golden ) = 35 41 37 38 37 38 30 41 31 32 37 37 =  
Oranges = 22 21 22 22 21 20 20 22 20 20 20 24 =  
Lemons = 25 27 28 24 23 28 21 24 24 25 26 28 =  
Grapes = 22 22 26 23 27 28 32 29 23 31 27 29 =  
Apricots = 28 25 38 25 38 28 28 35 30 24 25 35 =  
Rice = 25 25 25 25 30 23 21 20 25 24 24 25 =  
Sugar = 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 23 20 =  
Coffee = 168 196 175 211 175 180 150 181 170 150 167 208 =  
Tea = 200 179 200 200 200 200 190 200 200 200 175 200 =  
Burghol* = 24 23 24 20 25 20 20 22 20 21 20 24 =  
Macaroni & Vermicelli = 35 31 35 35 40 35 35 34 30 35 35 34 =  
Ckick-Peas = 30 33 43 44 45 40 45 38 44 38 37 36 =  
Lentiles = 26 26 29 40 35 25 28 33 25 32 27 31 =  
Beans dry = 55 61 60 57 70 69 60 52 59 54 45 51 =  
Sheep, dressed = 352 250 250 242 250 288 323 301 318 325 333 352 =  
Beef dressed = 235 198 250 224 207 225 250 210 260 253 252 =  
Poultry Slaughtered = 58 58 79 66 69 68 79 55 65 70 79 71 =  
Eggs Thirty 74 81 77 65 78 77 76 76 74 67 72 73  
Olive oil local K . g 118 120 127 128 123 123 115 120 125 117 116 133  
Vegetable seed oil = 61 85 75 70 65 75 80 80 65 65 70 93 =  
Ghee, local = 358 313 300 342 350 388 400 399 302 373 384 387 =  
Ghee, imported 2.5 k.g 361 350 368 350 375 360 365 366 350 340 362 348 2.5  
  Fresh Milk K . g 15 16 16 15 15 15 13 15 14 14 14 17  
  Butter 250 g 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 250  
  White chees ( local ) = 72 82 77 85 83 70 79 68 64 88 74  
  Walnuts shelled K.G 302 400 300 300 400 310 366 350 340 425 330 365  
  Mineral drinks Bottle 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 5    
Tahina * K . g 84 88 80 80 80 78 85 83 80 75 85 80
Sesame Oil Halawah = 75 73 60 60 70 69 65 67 60 65 70 72 =
Radio Batteries 4 B. 25 30 30 25 30 25 25 25 20 25 30 25 4
Local oil Paint K . g 100 117 100 103 117 126 125 111 100 102 111 100
Matches 10 Boxes 15 15 14 15 15 15 15 15 14 14 15 15
Electric lamp(60 W) One 15 17 20 15 20 19 15 20 20 15 15 20 60
A Copy book100 sheet) One 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 = 100
Super Petrol 20 Liter 490 485 487 487 482 500 490 495 487 487 487 497 20
Cas Oil = = 150 145 169 140 141 145 160 150 150 145 162 150 =
Kerosene = = 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 325 =
Butane gas C ylinder 160 160 164 165 160 160 170 170 165 175 165 175
Electricity K.W.H 1.5 2.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.58 1.4 1.4 2.5 1.4 .
House water M 3 3 3.15 3 3.5 3 3 3.2 3.2 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.2 3
Refrigerator (13 Feet) One 14500 15000 15000 15000 15000 14700 14290 13500 14871 14500 15000 15808 13
Potogaz(jobaz) One 1200 1200 1200 1475 1200 1200 1200 1200 1200 1200 1200 1225 = 3
Cane chair One 800 779 1067 700 767 896 850 1000 1000 750 975 =
Fabric Wool (Local) M 450 385 320 450 400 438 495 500 450 400 400 302
Fabric costumes = 115 90 100 75 72 100 75 75 75 131 129 =
Calico, 120 Cm Width = 38 40 50 39 50 68 38 40 45 40 60 65 = 140
Dawlas, 110 Cm Width = 70 60 60 65 50 70 51 57 65 67 50 58 = 90
Winter Suit for men One 3500 3333 2508 2500 3000 3083 3083 3000 3000 2500 2708 2800
Shoes ( men ) Pair 500 550 450 400 600 500 400 548 450 400 500 835
Shoes ( Women ) = 450 450 350 400 400 400 300 600 500 350 642 500
Stockings, nylon = 25 20 25 20 25 20 20 25 20 20 25 25 =
Soap White K . g 65 65 65 70 65 65 80 95 65 65 65 90
Cinema First, class Tiket 0 0 0 25 25 25 40 42 35 35 60 199
News Paper, Local One 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Men hair dressing = 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 75 50 50 75 100 =
Men Suit sewing = 2500 2500 2500 2375 2000 2417 2500 3000 2117 2500 2000 3667 =
                               
     
* A thick sauce made (sesame oil )