December 7, 2013
Inflation reaches 0.8% in August, Indec says
Argentina's Consumer Price Index (IPC) was of 0.8 percent in August, the INDEC statistics bureau reported, adding the index totalled 6.6 percent this year.
Price hikes were mainly seen in food and beverage, household equipment and maintenance sectors. Meanwhile, entertainment costs went down in August.
The trading prices soared 1.1 percent, accumulating 9.3 percent growth in 2013, according to Indec numbers.