Bosnia inflation up in October
Photo by noppawan09/Shutterstock.com
Consumer prices in Bosnia rose 4.3% year-on-year in October, following a 3% increase in the previous month, data released by the Sarajevo-based Agency for Statistics (BHAS) showed on Wednesday.
Inflation reached the highest level since November of 2008. Cost for transport increased the most, 13.5%, while prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages went up by 6.7%.
In addition, cost for housing and utilities added 2% and prices for restaurants and hotels gained 1.8%.
On the other hand, prices for clothing and footwear fell 8.7%.
On a monthly basis, consumer prices increased by 2% after edging up 0.8% in the previous month.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.