Slovenia: Annual consumer prices continue to decline in June
June 30, 2015
Consumer prices fell 0.1% in June over the previous month, which contrasted the 0.8% increase tallied in May. The monthly reading mostly reflected a decrease in the price of food and non-alcoholic beverages.
Annual consumer prices fell 0.7% in June, which followed the 0.5% decline tallied in May and marked the sixth consecutive negative reading. Meanwhile, annual harmonized consumer prices fell 0.9% in June, following the 0.8% decrease observed in the previous month. Annual average HICP fell 0.3% in June, down from the 0.2% fall recorded in April.
Author: Carl Kelly, Economist