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Istanbul Consumer Prices Fell 0.61 Percent in June, Chamber Says

July 01, 2012

Consumer prices in Istanbul fell a monthly 0.61 percent in June, the city’s chamber of commerce said.

Annual inflation accelerated to 10.63 percent from 10.57 percent in May, the chamber said in an e-mailed statement today. Wholesale prices in Turkey’s biggest city decreased a monthly 1.18 percent in June, it said.

The statistics office in Ankara is due to publish national inflation data for June on July 3.

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