Inflation as measured by the CGA Prestige Foodservice Price Index decreased for a third consecutive month in August, but remains above 20% year-on-year.
Price increase have slowed in both foodservice and supermarkets in recent months. However, the rate of easing has been faster in retail, as month-on-month inflation in supermarkets as measured by the Consumer Prices Index stood at just 0.3% in August—compared to 0.8% in the Foodservice Price Index.
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