Prices drop in September

NEWS 12.10.2020 14:53
Source: N1

Goods and services prices dropped by half a percent in September compared to August, the Serbian Republic Statistics Office (RZS) said on Monday.

Prices in September 2020 were 1.8 percent higher than in the same month a year earlier and by one percent compared to December 2019.

Recreation and culture expenses were 6.4 percent higher in September compared to August, food and non-alcoholic beverages were 0.5 percent lower and footwear 0.3 percent while alcohol, tobacco and furniture prices were 0.1 percent lower.

Communications costs were 0.9 percent higher while, housing, water, power, gas and fuel, transport, health care and education costs were 0.1 percent higher, the RZS said.