Slovakia producer prices increase in May
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Slovakia's producer prices increased 4.9% year-on-year in May, following a 2.3% rise in April, data from the Bratislava-based Slovak Statistical Office (SÚSR) showed on Monday.
The domestic market prices rose 3.5% annually in May, following a 0.9% increase in the previous month.
Prices for mining and quarrying grew 7.8% yearly in May and those of manufacturing rose 5%.
Prices for electricity, gas, steam and air-condition supply rose 0.7% and those of water supply gained 6.2%. On a monthly basis, producer prices rose 1.6% in May, following a 0.6% increase in the preceding month.
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