Slovakia’s harmonized consumer price inflation eased marginally in June, data from the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic showed Monday.
The harmonized index of consumer prices climbed 1.0 percent year-on-year in June, just below the 1.1 percent increase in May. The measure has been rising since December last year.
Prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages grew 3.5 percent annually in June and transport costs rose by 2.0 percent. At the same time, utility costs dropped 2.8 percent.
On a monthly basis, the HICP remained flat in June after a 0.3 percent gain in the preceding month.
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