Slovenia: Inflation declines notably in September
September 30, 2019
Consumer prices fell 0.2% over the previous month in September, contrasting a 0.4% month-on-month rise in August. A sharp drop in the prices for recreation and culture led the decline in overall prices, followed by lower transport costs. These more than offset notably higher prices for clothing and footwear.
Inflation slid to 1.7% in September, from 2.3% in August. Similarly, harmonized inflation declined to 1.7% in September, from 2.4% in August. Lastly, annual average harmonized inflation remained steady at 1.8% in September.
Author: Nihad Ahmed, Economist