Croatia inflation accelerates in January


Photo by Dziewul /

Croatia's consumer price inflation rose in January, figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statistics (Crostat) showed on Thursday.

The consumer price index (CPI) rose 5.7% year-on-year in January, following a 5.5% increase in December.

Cost for transport increased 10.8% and those of alcoholic beverages and tobacco grew 6.2%.

Prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages gained 9.4% and restaurants and hotels rose 4.7%.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.3% in January.

Separate data from the Zagreb-based statistical office showed that the producer prices increased 17.1% annually in January, following a 16% rise in December.

On a month-on-month basis, producer prices rose 1.8% in January, slowing from a 0.4% uptick in December. 


MNB Int'l Reserves Rise EUR 633 mln in November MNB

MNB Int'l Reserves Rise EUR 633 mln in November

MPs Approve Tax Changes Parliament

MPs Approve Tax Changes

Number of Job Adverts up Minimally HR

Number of Job Adverts up Minimally

Tourism Nights Down 0.2% y.o.y. in October Tourism

Tourism Nights Down 0.2% y.o.y. in October


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.