Inflation in Kazakhstan hits 7.3 percent during year

Business Materials 2 March 2013 11:32 (UTC +04:00)

Kazakhstan, Astana, March 2 / Trend D. Mukhtarov /

Inflation in Kazakhstan hit 7.3 percent during year (from February 2012 to February 2013), the Kazakh Statistics Agency reported.

Since early year, inflation in the country hit 1.9 percent.

According to the Agency, consumer price index in Kazakhstan in February 2013 hit 101 percent compared to the previous month, food prices last month increased by 0.4 percent and non-food - by 0.2 percent, while paid services increased by 2.6 percent.