Poland's inflation in August at 2.9 percent - stats office

In July 2019, prices of consumer goods and services increased by 2.9 percent year on year and remained unchanged month on month. Darek Delmanowicz/PAP

Prices of consumer goods and services increased by 2.9 percent year on year in August 2019 and remained unchanged compared to July 2019, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported on Friday.

Earlier, in a flash estimate, GUS expected prices in August to rise by 2.9 percent year on year and remained unchanged month on month.

In July 2019, prices of consumer goods and services increased by 2.9 percent year on year and remained unchanged month on month.