Consumer prices in the euro zone for the month of May have just been published as an advance notification. Year-on-year they are up by 1.2% (1.7% in the previous month). A value of 1.3% was expected. The core rate rose by 0.8% after 1.3% in April. This month especially the services sector is the decisive factor with +1.1% after +1.9% in the previous month. Energy prices are “only” rising by 3.8% instead of 5.3%.
Yesterday the Federal Statistical Office published the final figures for consumer prices for the month of January. As announced two weeks ago, consumer prices are up 1.7% year-on-year, after 1.5% and 1.1% in the previous […]
The Euro Area Consumer prices for December have just been published. According to today’s preliminary estimate, they´ve increased by 1.4% year-on-year. Expectations were 1.4% higher (1.5% in the previous month). The core rate (excluding energy […]
The final and detailed version of the German consumer prices for the month of March was published this morning by the Federal Statistical Office. Year-on-year, they are still rising by an astonishing 1.4 percent. One […]