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Lithuanian Inflation Rises in June

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Lithuania's consumer price inflation rose for the third straight month in June to the highest level in four months, figures from the Vilnius-based Statistics Lithuania (LS) showed on Monday.

The consumer price index (CPI) climbed 0.7% year-on-year in June, following a 0.5% increase in May.

Prices for services grew by 5.9%, while those for goods decreased by 1.4%. Health costs alone surged 8.6%, while prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages dropped by 0.9%.

Costs for housing and utilities plunged 12.1%.

On a monthly comparison basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1% in June after rising 0.3% in the prior month. 

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