Bulgaria: Consumer prices inch down in February
March 14, 2016
In February, consumer prices fell 0.3% over the previous month, which was down from January’s flat result. According to the National Statistical Institute, the reading is the result of broadly stable prices in most categories. The small increase in the prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages did not offset the decreases in prices for clothing and footwear and for transport.
On an annual basis, consumer prices fell 0.5% in February, in which followed January’s flat reading. Meanwhile, annual average consumer prices in February matched January’s flat growth.