Inflation drops 0.4 per cent in May m-o-m

Consumer prices in June fell from the month before by 0.4 per cent, the first month-on-month fall since 1998, and were down year-on-year by 2.6 per cent, setting a new post-1989 record. Lower vegetable and oil prices were behind the drop.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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