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Euro area annual inflation up to 2.1%

BRUSSELS, Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 2.1% in September, up from 2.0% in August, according to figures released Friday by Eurostat, the EU statistical office .

Looking at the main components of euro area inflation, energy is expected to have the highest annual rate in September (9.5%, compared with 9.2% in August), followed by food, alcohol & tobacco (2.7%, compared with 2.4% in August), and non-energy industrial goods (0.4%, stable compared with August), it noted.

Source: Kuwait News Agency