Goods that Albania imports from outside of its territory cost much more than they used to cost before. This is confirmed by the Institute of Statistics, according to which, the index of import prices has marked an increase in the recent month.
“The index of the prices of import grew by 0,2% compared to the first quarter of 2016 and decreased by 0,3% compared to the fourth quarter of 2016”, experts of INSTAT say.
INSTAT adds that the highest growth in price was registered by the extraction industry.
“Compared to the first quarter of 2016, the index of import prices of the extraction industry has marked a fall of 6,8%, while price index for the processing industry marked an increase of 0,4%”, INSTAT says. /balkaneu.com/