Annual inflation jumped to 1.7% at the end of 2016

Annual consumer price growth accelerated to 1.7% in December. Higher prices of food products (dairy products, meat), alcoholic drinks (beer), fuels, tobacco products as well as restaurant services contributed the most to annual inflation. […]

Supermarkets during the boycott

Supermarket boycott ‘partial success’, organizers say

A three-day boycott campaign in protest of retailers raising food praises have been a partial success, organizers say. Lithuania’s major supermarket chains say they served between 3% and 5% fewer shoppers during the boycott. […]


Retailer markups not euro to blame for price hikes – Lithuanian PM

Food prices in Lithuanian supermarkets have grown because retailers have increased their margins, according to Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius. […]


Prices continue to fall in December

Lithuania’s average monthly inflation, calculated based on the harmonised index of consumer prices (HICP), is projected to be negative and stand at minus 0.2%, compared with prices recorded in November. […]