Poland’s consumer price inflation accelerated in June after easing in the previous month, data from Statistics Poland showed on Tuesday.
The consumer price index rose 3.3 percent year-on-year in June, following a 2.9 percent increase in May. Economists had forecast a 2.8 percent rise. In April, inflation was 3.4 percent.
Prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages grew 5.8 percent annually in June and those of electricity, gas and other fuels rose by 5.1 percent.
Meanwhile, prices of fuels for transport declined 19.3 percent.
On a month-on-month basis, consumer prices rose 0.7 percent in June.
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