Bulgaria producer prices increase in February
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Bulgaria's producer prices increased in February, led by a surge in prices for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply, figures from the National Statistical Institute (NSI) showed on Wednesday.
The producer price index (PPI) grew 32.3% year-on-year in February.
Prices for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply grew the most by 81.8%, while prices for manufacturing output rose 17.9% and those for mining and quarrying gained 9.7%.
On a yearly basis, domestic market prices rose 40.5% in February and non-domestic market prices increased 19.8%.
On month, producer prices rose 1.0% in February, the Sofia-based agency said.
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