In June 2020, Moldova showed a deflation of 0.01%, inflation from the beginning of the year was 1.07%, and annual inflation (over the past 12 months) - 4.25%.
This was reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, noting that in June last year deflation was also recorded, which was then 0.21%. Inflation in January-June 2019 amounted to 4.26%, and annual inflation in June 2019 - 4.35%. As noted by the NBS, the consumer price index in June 2020, compared to May 2020, amounted to 99.99%, and consumer prices in June 2020 decreased by an average of 0.01%, compared with the previous month , amid a decrease in food prices by 0.41%. At the same time, prices for non-food products increased by 0.22%, and tariffs for services provided to the population increased by 0.27%. According to official statistics, in particular, in June 2020, compared with the previous month, the following food products went up: carrots - by 14.6%, citrus fruits - by 11.7%, chicken eggs - by 9.9%, exotic fruit - by 8.3%, beets - by 8%, legumes - by 4.4%, ice cream - by 2%, fresh and frozen fish - by 1.5%, flour and bakery products - by 1.3% (in particular: cereals - by 6.9%, rice, pasta and wheat flour - by 1.3% in each case), vodka - by 1%. Herewith, during the reporting period, became cheaper: stone fruit - by 42.7%, garden berries - by 34.5%, potatoes - by 19.4%, fresh vegetables - by 5% (in particular: zucchini - by 24 %, tomatoes - by 22.3%, cucumbers - by 20.8%, cabbage - by 8.8%, garlic - by 8.7%, onion - by 5.6%, sweet pepper - by 4.9 %), meat, meat products and canned goods - by 0.4% (in particular, mutton - by 3.2%, pork and rabbit meat - by 1.8%, offal - by 1.4%, beef - by 1% ), raw fat - by 0.7%, cottage cheese - by 0.6%, whole milk, cheese and feta cheese - by 0.2% in each case. Prices for most manufactured goods remained at the level of the previous month. At the same time, prices for children's hats increased slightly by 3.7%, sandals and sneakers for women by 1.7% and 1.5%, respectively, dresses and blouses for women by 1.6% and 0, 8%, respectively, children's t-shirts - by 1.5%, men's sandals and shoes - by 1.4% and 1%, respectively, cars, furniture, televisions, medicines, textiles, men's trousers, shoes, women's jackets and suits, sneakers and men's tracksuits, clothes for newborns - up to 0.8%. Meanwhile, prices for winter jackets for men fell slightly - by 1.6%, liquefied gas in cylinders - by 1.1%, skirts and women's sweaters, men's sweaters, women's and children's shorts, air conditioners, electric stoves, equipment for information processing, fuel, coal - up to 1%. Analysis of tariffs for services rendered to the population shows that in June 2020, tariffs for passenger air transportation increased by 11.1%, foreign tourism services by 10.1%, student apartment rental fees by 2.3% . Tariffs for funeral services increased by 1.7%, hotel services - by 0.5%. At the same time, during the reporting period, prices for railway passenger transportation decreased by 1.3%. //10.07.2020 - InfoMarket.