Plus   Neg

Czech Producer Price Inflation Steady

Czech producer price inflation remained stable in August, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Monday.

The producer price index rose 2.1 percent year-on-year in August, the same rate as seen in July. Economists had expected the rate to ease to 1.9 percent.

Among the main components, prices of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning rose 7.7 percent annually in August.

Among the main industrial groupings, prices of non-durable consumer goods and energy grew by 3.5 percent and 3.4 percent, respectively, in August.

On a monthly basis, retail sales rose 0.1 percent in August.

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Economic News

What parts of the world are seeing the best (and worst) economic performances lately? Click here to check out our Econ Scorecard and find out! See up-to-the-moment rankings for the best and worst performers in GDP, unemployment rate, inflation and much more.

Follow RTT