Inflation accelerated to 40.3% in January (December: 39.3%). Despite remaining in double-digit territory, price pressures are projected to approximately halve this year. A slightly stronger kip should also keep a lid on prices. Upside risks revolve around China’s reopening and its impact on commodity prices.
Laos Money (ann. var. of M2 %) Data
|Money (ann. var. of M2 %)||12.2||8.4||18.9||16.3||24.0|