Consumer prices in July lower by 0.3 percent in FBiH, annual inflation 2.8 percent

Consumer prices in July this year were on average lower by 0.3 percent in the Federation of BiH compared to the previous month.

Prices increased in the sections: transportation and recreation and culture by 0.9 percent each, other goods and services by 0.6 percent and restaurants and hotels by 0.4 percent.

Prices fell in the sections: clothing and footwear by 3.8 percent, food and non-alcoholic beverages by 0.8 percent, furniture, household appliances and regular home maintenance by 0.6 percent and housing, water, electricity, gas and other energy sources by 0.2 percent, announced the FBiH Statistical Office.

In other sections, on average, prices did not change.

In July 2023, compared to July 2022, prices increased by 2.8 percent (annual inflation).