Belarus Inflation May 2019

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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%).

FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast panelists project inflation will average 5.8% in 2019, which is unchanged from last month’s forecast, and 5.9% in 2020.


Author:, Economist

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Belarus Inflation May 2019

Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month variation of consumer price index in %.
Source: National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus (BELSTAT).


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