Belarus: Inflation speeds up in May
June 10, 2019
Consumer prices rose 0.3% in May, following flat growth in April, largely reflecting higher prices for non-food goods and services.
Inflation accelerated to 6.2% in May (April: 5.5%), moving further above the Central Bank’s 5.0% target. Meanwhile, annual average inflation edged up to 5.3% in May (April: 5.2%).
Author: Nicolás J. Aguilar, Economist