Annual inflation hits 8.9 percent in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan, Baku, March 14 / Trend /
Prices for consumer goods and tariffs for services grew up by 2.2 percent in February compared to January 2011 and by 8.9 percent in Jan.-Feb. compared to the same period of 2010, the State Statistics Committee said.
During the reported period, mostly prices of food products increased by 2.2 percent, prices of non-food products - 0.1 percent and tariffs for services- 4.3 percent.
Food prices increased by 13.7 percent and food prices - 2.8 percent, while prices for services - by two percent compared to January-February 2010.