Inflation in Argentina

Argentina Inflation | Economic News & Forecasts

Argentina - Inflation

Inflation continues to climb in July

According to the National Statistics Institute (INDEC), national consumer prices rose 3.1% over the previous month in July, coming in below June’s 3.7% month-on-month increase. June’s print reflected a broad-based increase in 11 of the 12 components of the index. The strongest price increases were recorded for: transportation, mainly due to the rise in fuel prices; recreation and culture, due to winter holidays; and household equipment. National inflation increased from 29.5% in June to 31.2% in July, the highest print since March 2017.


Argentina Inflation Forecast


Panelists surveyed for this month’s LatinFocus report expect national inflation to hit 30.4% at the end of 2018, which is up 0.8 percentage points from last month’s forecast. Inflation is projected to ease to 20.2% at the end of 2019. The current LatinFocus projections significantly exceed the Central Bank’s inflation targets for the end of 2018 (15.0%) and the end of 2019 (19.0%).

Argentina - Inflation Data

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  
Inflation Rate (CPI, annual variation in %)18.4  38.0  26.7  41.2  27.7  

Sample Report

5 years of economic forecasts for more than 30 economic indicators.

Download

Argentina Inflation Chart


Argentina Inflation
Note: Annual variation of consumer price index (CPI) in %.
Source: National Statistical Institute (INDEC) and FocusEconomics calculations.

Argentina Facts

ValueChangeDate
Bond Yield6.690.15 %Dec 17
Exchange Rate29.860.45 %Aug 17
Stock Market26,2392.26 %Aug 17

Sample Report

Get a sample report showing all the data and analysis covered in our Regional, Country and Commodities reports.

Download

Start Your Free Trial

Start working with the reports used by the world’s major financial institutions, multinational enterprises & government agencies now. Click on the button below to get started.

Sign Up

Economic News

Search form