In June of 2019, in Moldova was registered a deflation of 0.2%, since the beginning of the year inflation was 4.3%, and annual inflation (over the past 12 months) 4.4%.
This was reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, noting that in June last year, inflation was zero, in January-June 2018 the consumer price index rose by 0.8%, and annual inflation in the period from June 2017 to June 2018. amounted to 3.2%. As noted by the NBM, consumer prices in June 2019 decreased by 0.2%, compared with the previous month, amid falling prices for food products by 1.1%, rising prices for non-food products - by 0.5% and a 0.2% increase in tariffs for services provided to the public. According to official statistics, in particular, in June 2019, compared with the previous month, prices for the following food products decreased: stone fruits - by 25%, potatoes - by 22.5%, fresh vegetables - by 14.4% ( in particular, zucchini - by 42.5%, sweet pepper - by 29.8%, cucumbers - by 28.7%, cabbage - by 26.5%, tomatoes - by 23.9%, eggplants - by 15.3 %, onion - by 9.1%, fresh mushrooms - by 2.8%, chicken eggs - by 4.3%, cottage cheese - by 1.2%, fat, offal, wheat and corn flour, whole milk - 0.9%, sour cream - 0.4%, sugar - 0.2%. At the same time, the following products went up: fresh fruit - by 7.4% (in particular: citrus fruits - by 20.9%, pome fruits - by 11.2%, exotic fruits - by 7.8%, garden berries - by 5.8%), garlic - by 4,4%, honey - by 3.6%, pork, meat products and semi-finished products - by 2.2%, cereals - by 1.9%, high-quality sausages with a long shelf life and boiled sausages - by 1.2% and 1,1%, respectively, smoked products - by 1%. Among non-food products, prices rose slightly during the reporting period: fuel - by 2.4%, sports goods - by 2%, cars - by 1.8%, travel items and haberdashery goods - by 1.6%, air conditioners by 1.1%, household items about household items - by 1%, refrigerators and freezers - by 0.8%, kitchenware and household items, vacuum cleaners and household chemicals - by 0.7%, small tools and accessories - by 0.5%, detergents by 0.4%, clothes and shoes - by 0.2% (in particular: women's swimwear - by 3.2%, children's hats - by 1.7%, women's dresses - by 0.8%, children's sandals - by 1.5%, children's sneakers and men's sandals - by 0.7%, women's sandals, men's sneakers - by 0.4%), cosmetics and perfumes, writing materials and other stationery - 0.3%. Herewith, during the reporting period, among non-food products, medicines, jackets, sweaters, men's winter boots, shoes, and information processing aids dropped in price - by 0.3%. Among services rendered to the population, in June 2019, compared with the previous month, prices for services of foreign tourism increased by 9.4%, passenger rail traffic by 3.2%, taxis by 1.3%, rental apartments - by 1.1%, hotel services - by 0.9%. Meanwhile, during the reporting period, the tariffs for passenger air transportation decreased by 0.6%, while the fee for keeping children in nurseries and kindergartens decreased by 0.2%.// 11.07.2019 — InfoMarket.