In January 2021, the import price index increased by 4.1 percent compared to the previous month and by 16.1 percent compared with last year - the National Statistical Office reports.
Prices for manufacturing products rose 17.2 percent compared to the same period of last
year. Prices for the mining and quarrying products declined by 0.7 percent, while prices in the water supply, sewerage, waste management
and recycling services group increased by 20.5 percent. A 71.9 percent increase
is observed in the of electricity, gas,
steam and air conditioning group.