On Sunday, May 22, Costa Rican President Rodrigo Chaves announced, though a statement, his government will implement 4 concrete actions to lower fuel prices....
The accumulated inflation over the last 12 months reached 1.79%, below the target of 3% set by the Central Bank for this year.
This is the fifth consecutive year that the inflation index closes below the 3% target that the Central Bank has maintained in recent years.
Fuels had an important impact on the September price drop, with a 7% reduction in the price of gasoline and 2.35% in diesel.
The groups that recorded the highest price increases were those of various goods and services (1.47%), and food and non-alcoholic beverages (0.86%).