Flash estimate – September 2018 Euro Area annual inflation up to 2.1 %

Euro Area annual inflation is expected to be 2.1 % in September 2018, up from 2.0 % in August 2018, according to  a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Looking at the main components of euro area inflation, energy is expected to have the highest annual rate in September (9.5 %, compared with 9.2 % in August), followed by food, alcohol & tobacco (2.7 %, compared with 2.4 % in August), services (1.3 %, stable compared with August) and non-energy industrial goods (0.4 %, stable compared with August).

 

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