According to the newspaper Gulf News, a few days before Christmas in Dubai coming to an end stocks of Christmas trees, delivered in the Emirate. The price of trees, delivered mainly from the United States and Canada, often exceeds $ 500.
Since November, in Dubai you can buy plastic trees, which are much smaller. However, living in the middle East foreigners prefer these conifers, which are sold rapidly.
According to dealers, the sale of trees begins at the end of November, but some customers delay purchase until Christmas eve, and the Russians – until December 31. The publication believes that the reason is that Christmas in Russia is celebrated late.
The report says, where else can you buy Christmas trees and Christmas decorations, as well as how to check the freshness of the trees: it is advisable to sprinkle on top of the gun and see how the branches hold water.