Kazakhstan: Inflation steady in December
January 5, 2020
Consumer prices rose 0.7% month-on-month in December, matching November’s print. Easing food prices from the previous month were broadly offset by rising prices for non-food items, according to the Statistical Institute.
Inflation logged 5.4% in December, also matching November’s print, while annual average inflation came in at 5.2%, again matching the previous month’s result as well.
Author: Nicolás J. Aguilar, Economist