Istanbul Chamber of Commerce announced March 2022 Price Indices…

Istanbul Chamber of Commerce announced March 2022 Price Indices… in Istanbul in March 2022; The Istanbul Wage Livelihood Index, which is an indicator of retail price movements, increased by 6.29% compared to the previous month, and the Wholesale Prices index, which reflects wholesale price movements, increased by 7.65%. Compared to March 2021, the rate of change compared to the same month of the previous year, which shows the price changes in March 2022, was 63.25% in the 1995-based Living Wage Index of the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ITO) and 65.59% in the Wholesale Price Index. In March 2022, in retail prices compared to the previous month; 17.40 percent in Culture, Education and Entertainment Expenditures, 8.99 percent in Houseware Expenditures, 8.12 percent in Transportation and Communication Expenditures, 6.16% in Food Expenditures, 5.02 percent in Housing Expenditures, 4.06 percent in Clothing Expenditures, Health and Communication Expenditures There was an increase of 0.99% in Personal Care Expenditures and 0.42% in the Other Expenditures group. In March 2022, in wholesale prices compared to the previous month; 21.56 percent in the Unprocessed Materials Group, 6.13 percent in the Foodstuffs Group, 5.98 percent in the Mines Group, 3.66 percent in the Chemicals Group, 2.55 percent in the Construction Materials Group, 1.79 percent in the Fuel and Energy Substances Group, Textile There was an increase of 1.67% in the group