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After completion of the mode of working days in Russia collapsed sale of condoms. Compared to March, peaking in the first week of June recorded a drop of 55 percent, write “Izvestia” with reference to the materials company DSM Group.
For the first seven days of summer Russians spent on condoms 72,9 million roubles, and from 16 to 21 March — 164,8 million. When compared with the period 1 to 7 June 2019, the drop was 14 percent.
Along with condoms in the epidemic of the coronavirus sales have been growing and other goods for adults, including viagra. In March, annual growth was 40 percent.
Member of the Board of the Guild of marketers Nicholas Corot suggested that many Russians in the procurement overestimated their strength, so part of the product consumed so far.
In turn, the associate Professor of the Department of economic statistics of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics Olga Lebedinskaya noticed that the decline in sales of condoms fell on the growing popularity of adult movies and online sex party, as evidenced by data on the number of search queries in “Yandex”.
In late March, the largest manufacturer of Malaysian condom Karex Industries Sdn. Bhd. warned about the shortage of goods in his appreciation. The company indicated that the fear of having children and restrictive measures led to a sharp demand for products that cannot satisfy.
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