0,3% DEFLATION FIXED IN ARMENIA IN JUNE 2009

ArmInfo
2009-06-30 14:16:00

ArmInfo. 0,3% deflation has been fixed in the consumer market of
Armenia in June 2009, and 0,5% inflation in Jan-June, 2009.

As National Statistical Service of Armenia told ArmInfo, the prices for
food products (including alcohol drinks and tobacco) in June 2009 fell
by 1,4% as compared to May 2009, and the prices for non-foods raised
by 2%, tariffs and service also raised by 0,4%. Index of consumer
prices in Armenia in June 2009 made up 103,6% as compared to June
2008, including index of prices for food products (including alcohol
and tobacco) - 99,8%, nonfoods - 104,8%, tariffs and services - 110,1%.

Index of consumer prices in Jan-June 2009 made up 105,2%, including
the index of prices for food products (including alcohol and tobacco)
- 103%, nonfoods - 109%, tariffs and services - 107,3%.

Average monthly growth of consumer prices in Jan-Jun 2009 made up 0,8%,
that is lower by 0,3 than the indicator of the similar period of 2008.

From: Emil Lazarian | Ararat NewsPress