According to a survey, Seoul is listed as the 6th most expensive city in the world for food and grocery prices.
A website that works on studies related to the city-state comparison statistics, “www.bio.com” has done a survey that says that Seoul’s food price index stood at 105.01, the sixth-highest among 375 major cities worldwide.
The food prices index for New York stood at 100 point, which means that food prices in Seoul are 5.01 percent expensive than food prices in New York.
Switzerland’s Zurich ranked first overall with index at 130.18, not only this but 5 top cities with most expensive food items are all Swiss cities.
Major cities like New York and Tokyo are cheaper than Seoul. According to the website mentioned above New York was listed as 7th most expensive while Tokyo was 15th in the list.