Bulgaria inflation edges up in October
According to the Statistical Institute, the increase reflected higher prices in 6 out of the 12 categories that make up the index; prices were unchanged in 2 other categories and fell in the remaining 4.
Inflation rose from 2.1% in September to 2.5% in October. The annual average variation in consumer prices increased from 1.3% in September to 1.6% in October.
FocusEconomics Consensus Forecast participants expect inflation to close 2018 at 2.1%, which is unchanged from last month’s forecast. In 2019, panelists expect inflation of 2.5%. ■