Malawi inflation quickens to 9.9 pct year on year in March
 

Malawi inflation quickens to 9.9 pct year on year in March
A Malawian trader counts money as he sells maize near the capital Lilongwe
LILONGWE (Reuters) - Malawi's consumer price inflation quickened to 9.9 percent year on year in March from 7.8 percent in February, official data showed on Tuesday.

The National Statistical Office also said consumer prices fell by 0.9 percent in month-on-month terms in March, compared to an increase of 2.1 percent in February.

(Writing by Alexander Winning; Editing by James Macharia)

2018-04-17 13:08:06


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