This was announced by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) on Monday in Wiesbaden. Compared to the previous month, consumer prices are expected to rise by 0,6 percent.
Consumer prices for energy fell 6,2 percent year-on-year in the sixth month of the year, food prices rose 4,4 percent. Services cost 1,4 percent more than in April 2019. The European Central Bank (ECB) claims to have an inflation target just below two percent.