Food far more expensive in Belgium than in Holland

Food far more expensive in Belgium than in Holland

According to the yearly report of the Prijzenobservatorium, an institute of the Belgian Ministry of Economy, food is 13 % more expensive in Belgium than in Holland, 9% than in France and 8% than in Germany. Including non-food, shopping trips are 11.7 % (Netherlands), + 8.6 % (Germany) and + 6.5 % (France) cheaper abroad.

This English version is only a summary to make Belgian retail news available for an international audience. The complete article can be read in the Dutch version or in French.

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