Ukraine Inflation September 2017


Ukraine: Inflation rises to 18-month high in September

October 10, 2017

In September, consumer prices rose 2.0% from the previous month, which contrasted August’s 0.1% decrease. September’s rise was largely driven by higher prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Inflation rose from August’s 16.2% to 16.4% in September, the highest reading since March 2016. Annual average inflation followed suit, rising from 13.3% in August to 14.1% in September.

FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast panelists expect inflation to end 2017 at 11.7%, which is up 1.0 percentage points from last month’s forecast. For 2018, the panel sees inflation easing to 8.0%, which is up 0.2 percentage points from last month’s forecast.

Author: Angela Bouzanis, Senior Economist

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Note: Year-on-year and month-on-month variation of consumer price index in %.
Source: State Statistics Service of Ukraine.

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