Ukraine. Finance Ministry: 2013 inflation to make 5.9%
Inflation in 2013 will be 5.9%, in 2014 Consumer Price Index (December to December of the previous year) is expected to reach 105%, according to the outlook for the state budget of Ukraine for 2013 and 2014, the Ministry of Finance reported Monday.
Producer Price Index in 2013 is projected at 5.5%, in 2014 - 5%.
"The existing trends in the Ukrainian economy, the further implementation of a set of economic reforms will provide a basis for future economic growth of Ukraine, the formation of the structure of the economy being more resilient to external challenges," the ministry forecasts.
In 2012 inflation in Ukraine is expected to reach 7.9%.