Inflation marks a growing trend again

Inflation marks a growing trend again

Tirana, 8 September 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency

After a strong slowdown in July at a rate of 1,3%, inflation seems to have returned to a growing trend in August with 1,9%.

The Institute of Statistics declared that the main cause of this growing inflation relates to the price of food products, which last month grew by 4,2% compared to a year ago.

Apart from  food products, alcohol and cigarettes also saw a growth of 6,7% in price and prices in the educational services grew by 10,4%. /ibna/