Kazakhstan: Inflation steady in September at elevated rate
October 1, 2020
Consumer prices increased a seasonally-adjusted 0.28% over the previous month in September, accelerating from the 0.13% rise seen in August. The uptick ensued from a rise in prices for non-food goods and services, while food prices remained unchanged.
Inflation held steady at August's 7.0% in September. Annual average inflation rose to 6.3% in September (August: 6.2%).
Author: Frederico Teixeira de Abreu, Junior Economist