Slovenia producer inflation rise further in July
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Producer prices in Slovenia jumped 6.2% year-on-year in July, after a 4.8% hike in the previous month, data released by the Ljubljana-based Statistics Bureau of Slovenia (SURS) showed on Friday.
Output prices rose 6.6% (vs 5.2% in June) in manufacturing industries. Meanwhile, charges in mining & quarrying added 3.7% (vs 5.7%).
In contrast, inflation remained steady for water supply (at 2.4%) and the prices of electricity, gas, steam & air conditioning supply remained low at same level (-3.5%).
On a monthly basis, producer prices rose by 1.6%, followed by a 1.3% rise in June.
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