Bulgaria: Inflation edges up in July
August 14, 2019
Consumer prices rose 0.8% from the previous month in July, contrasting June’s 0.6% downturn. According to the Statistical Institute, July’s increase largely reflected higher prices in the transport, and recreation and culture components.
Inflation inched up to 2.9% in July (June: 2.8%), while annual average inflation remained steady at June’s 3.3%.
Author: Nicolás J. Aguilar, Economist