Inflation in Belarus at 1% in July

09.08.2013

In July inflation in Belarus amounted to 1%, representatives of the National Statistics Committee told BelTA.

Thus in July 2013 the consumer price index stood at 101% as against June 2013 and 108% as against December 2012.

In July 2013 the food price index amounted to 100.6% as against June 2013 and 107.5% as against December 2012. In July 2013 the non-food price index totaled 100.4% as against June 2013 and 102.9% as against December 2012

In July prices for and tariffs on paid services rose by 2.7% from June 2013 and by 17.9% from December 2012.

In 2013 inflation in Belarus is expected to be 12%. In 2012 it amounted to 21.8%. In Belarus inflation reached 3% in January 2013, 1.2% in February, 1.1% in March, 0.5% in April, 0.7% in May, and 0.3% in June.


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