Pricing coefficients

Alko’s sales margin covers the expenses of retail sales and its administration as well as the company’s operating profit. The sales margin is included in the product’s retail price by using pricing coefficients.
 

 Pricing 
  group 

Product group in Alko statistics

   Pricing
 coefficient 

1

Vodka and spirits (15%)

unflavoured vodka, flavoured vodka, unflavoured spirits, flavoured spirits, gin and geneva, aquavit, aniseed spirit

1,56

2

 

Muut väkevät (15%)

Cognac VS, cognac VSOP, cognac XO and other cognacs, other wine brandies, scotch blended whisky, scotch malt whisky, irish whiskey, canadean whisky, American whiskey, other whiskies, white rum, dark rum, tequila, calvados and other fruit brandies, berry liqueurs, fruit liqueurs, spice liqueurs, coffee liqueurs, herbal liqueurs, salmiac liqueurs, cream and other liqueurs, bitter

1,50

3

Fortified wines

Vermouth, port wine, madeira, sherry, strong (fortified) mulled wine, other fortified wines

1,54

3

Red wines

1,54

3

White wine

1,54

3

Rosé wine

1,54

3

Sparkling wine

Sparkling wine, champagne

1,54

3

Other wine

Fruit wine, aromatized wine, mulled wine

1,54

3

Cider

1,54

4

Longdrinkit

    • ethyl alcohol based, over 4.7 % but under 15 %
    • fermented products over 4.7 %
    • mixtures of added ethyl alcohol and alcohol produced by fermentation, classified as wine in taxation, over 4.7 % but under 8.5 %

1,81

5

 Beer

1,67

6

Non-alcoholic

beer, cider, wine, soft drink, mixer, water

1,54