Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Latvian consumer prices unexpectedly slowed in October as clothing and communication costs fell.
Prices rose 1.6 percent from a year earlier, compared with a 1.8 percent advance in September, the statistics office, based in the capital, Riga, said today on its website. A Bloomberg survey of six economists had forecast an increase of 1.9 percent. Prices were unchanged from the previous month.
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