Inflation in manufacturing sector increases by 0.5%

A trader weighs sugar. Sugar prices registered a fall due to competition from new sugar factories. PHOTO BY ABUBAKER LOBOWA

Kampala- The manufacturing sector has experienced a marginal rise in inflation by 0.5 per cent, according to figures from the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (Ubos).
This implies that Ugandans paid slightly more for manufactured goods in the last 12 months ending September 2013, compared to the same period last year.

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