Oct. 10 (Bloomberg) -- Lithuanian inflation accelerated in September after slowing for three months as food and fuel rose.
Consumer prices increased 4.5 percent from a year earlier, compared with a 4.4 percent rate in August, the Vilnius-based statistics office said in an e-mailed statement today. Prices grew 0.7 percent from the previous month, the first increase in four months.
Food prices, the biggest category in the index with a 26.6 percent weighting, rose 7.8 percent in year, the statistics office said.
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