Inflation In Argentina Gained 21.5% Since Beginning Of Year
Umer Jamshaid 1 month ago Thu 17th June 2021 | 02:00 AM
BUENOS AIRES (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th June, 2021) Inflation in Argentina hit 3.3% in May, gaining 21.5% since the beginning of the year, the National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (INDEC) reported on Wednesday.
The largest surge in prices in May showed transport services (6%) and health care (4.8%). The least affected were alcohol and tobacco (1.6%) and communications (1%) sectors.
Argentina remains the country with one of the highest inflation rates in Latin America.