Macroeconomy

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Photo by MacroPolis Consumer prices drop further by 2.2 pct in June

The Greek consumer price index (CPI) fell by 2.2 percent in June after a drop by 2.1 percent in the preceding two months, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT). This indicates the seven straight negative reading above the 2-percent mark.

Unemployment rate slips to 25.6 pct in April, lowest since July 2012

Following an upward revision of Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate to 25.8 percent in March, the jobless rate eased to 25.6 percent in April, according to the Hellenic Statistical Agency (ELSTAT). Along August 2012 reading, the April headline figure indicates the lowest reading since July 2012.

PMI falls to 46.9 pts in June in ten straight months of contraction

Greece’s Manufacturing PMI eased by 1.1 points to 46.9 in June from 48 in May, according to Markit. The headline figure indicates the second lowest reading in the last two years, while remains below the 50-point mark implying a contraction for the tenth successive month.

Photo by MacroPolis Retail turnover fall accelerates to 3.3 pct in April

The turnover of Greece’s retail trade index fell for the sixth straight month in April at an accelerating pace of 3.3 percent from a downward revised 0.6 percent in March, according to the Hellenic Statistical Agency (ELSTAT).

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