Consumer prices in Chile increased 0.1% in August

Consumer prices in Chile rose 0.1% in August due to increases in clothing and footwear, as well as food, the government reported. In a month still affected by quarintine measures due to COVID-19, the National Institute of Statistics (INE) said that inflation advanced 2.4% in 12 months, in the lower part of the Bank’s tolerance range Central, between 2.0 and 4.0%.

Source: Reuters