Vietnam: Inflation moderates in February
February 24, 2012
In February, consumer prices rose 1.37% over the previous month, which was above the 1.00% increase recorded in January and marked, in fact, the largest increase since May last year. Despite the monthly increase, annual inflation moderated from 17.3% in January to 16.4% in February, marking the lowest inflation rate since March last year. Annual average inflation, on the other hand, picked up from 19.1% in January to 19.4% in February.
Author: Armando Ciccarelli, Head of Data Solutions