Inflation Drops 1.3%

تم نشره في Tue 16 August / Aug 2016. 12:00 AM
  • Drop Prices Indication - (Expressive)

AMMAN —Al Ghad— The median consumer price rate (Inflation) over the first 7 months of the current year, 2016, has declined 1.3 per cent, compared to the same period last year, according to issued Statistics Department figures.

Indicative of a 3.7 to 8.3 per cent decline in a bundle of commodities and services, including transportation, poultry, fuel and lighting, some dried and canned vegetable produce, as well as in fruits and nuts.

Among price rates that gained so far into the year, at range from 2.1 to 4.7 per cent, are rent, entertainment and culture, tobacco and cigarettes, and clothing.