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Prices for consumer goods in Greece rose in May

Consumer prices in Greece rose for the first time in three months in May, according to figures from the Greek Statistical Office.

Consumer prices rose 0.6% compared to the same period last year, after remaining at the same level in the past

Prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages in May increased by 0.6 percent year-on-year and transportation costs increased by 3.0 percent.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices fell by 0.3 percent from April , when they added 0.9 proce

The inflation rate in the EU in May jumped 0.8 percent year-on-year, faster than the April increase of 0.5 percent. In monthly terms, the index rose by 0.1 percent.