Inflation back up to 1.2% in August (2)

Back to June levels, pushed by transport, fuel

(ANSA) - Rome, August 31 - Italian inflation rose from 1.1% in July to 1.2% in August, the same level as June, ISTAT said Thursday.
    The consumer price index rose 0.3% between July and August, the statistics agency said. The rise was fed by fuel and transport hikes, ISTAT said.
    (Prices in Italy's trolley of most frequently bought goods rose 0.6% in August compared to a 0.8% rise in July, ISTAT said.
    The trolley's monthly rise was 0.1%, the statistics agency said.
   

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