Romania Inflation April 2019

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Romania: Inflation ticks up in April

May 13, 2019

Consumer prices increased 0.6% from a month earlier in April, up from the 0.5% month-on-month increase in March. Prices were up across-the-board, lifted primarily by the food and services categories.

Inflation ticked up to 4.1% from 4.0% in March, climbing further away from the Central Bank’s 1.5%–3.5% target range. Meanwhile, annual average inflation inched down to 4.3% from 4.4% in March.

FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast panelists see inflation averaging 3.2% in 2019, which is unchanged from last month’s forecast. For 2020, panelists see inflation averaging 3.0%.


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Romania Inflation April 2019

Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month variation of consumer price index in %.
Source: National Institute of Statistics.


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