Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman admits the lower of inflation by 8% on the results of 2019 as 112 Ukraine reported.
“This year, I believe that we have all chances to get the inflation on the results of 2019 which is less than 8%,” Groysman said.
Thus, according to him, it will be able to overcome the devaluation of funds partially and increase the amount of funds posses by people.
In July 2019, consumer prices in Ukraine fell by 0.6%. In particular, prices for food and non-alcoholic drinks in July fell by 0.7%, for clothes and shoes - by 4.5%, for housing and communal services - by 2.3%.
As we reported inflation in Ukraine in May 2019 was 0.7%, compared with 1% in April, 0.9% in March, 0.5% in February and 1% in January.
In the annual terms, the consumer price growth accelerated by 9.6% in May, by 8.8% in April and by 8.6% in March of the current year.
The core inflation in May 2019 declined to 0.2%, while in April it was 0.4%, in March - 1.2%, in February - 0.2%, and in January - 0.3%. In the annual terms, it remained at the level as in April - 7.4%, compared with 7.6% in March, 7.8% in February and 8.3% in January.