The Hungarian government has decided to introduce maximum fuel prices to protect consumers from their rapid growth and curb inflation, Chief of the Prime Minister’s Office Gergelje Golez said Thursday at a press conference.
According to the government’s decision, petrol and diesel prices at gas stations will not exceed 480 sq ft (6.08 PLN) per liter. Julius announced. This is lower than current prices, in many places exceeding 500 ft/L.
– In our opinion, it will support and contribute to the economy Inflation restrictions Julius announced.
Maximum rates are valid for three months.
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According to data from the Central Statistical Office (KSH), inflation in Hungary was 6.5% in October. every year. The Hungarian National Bank reported that the increase in fuel prices was responsible for 1.9 percentage points. inflation.
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