In March, consumer prices rose 1.0% over the previous month (February: +0.4% month-on-month), which represented the largest monthly gain since April 2011. According to the statistical institute, the increase was broad-based and mainly reflected higher prices for clothing and footwear as well as for transport. Despite the monthly rise, annual headline inflation inched down from 3.7% in February to 3.6% in March. Finally, annual average HICP inflation (based on the harmonized index of consumer prices) was unchanged at February
Inflation moderates in March
April 10, 2012
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Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month variation of consumer price index in %.
Source: Statistics Lithuania and FocusEconomics calculations.
Lithuania Economic News
October 21, 2016
In September, Lithuania’s industrial production rose a noteworthy 8.0% from the same month last year, the highest reading in eight months.
October 10, 2016
Consumer prices in Lithuania rose 0.6% in September from the previous month, which contrasted the 0.5% drop in August.
September 21, 2016
In August, Lithuania’s industrial production rose 1.6% over the same month last year.
September 8, 2016
Consumer prices fell 0.5% over the previous month in August, which was slightly above July’s 0.7% drop.
August 30, 2016
GDP rose 1.9% in annual terms in Q2, according to detailed data released by the National Statistics Office on 30 August.