Inflation to remain elevated in coming months – Fitch Solutions state

Posted by - December 13, 2021

A research arm of ratings agency, Fitch Solutions have stated that inflation will remain elevated in the coming months, due to upward price pressures arising from sustained high fuel prices and transport costs, a weak cedi, and an uptick in food inflation. In its December 2021 Africa Monitor Report, it said the cedi has also

FSDH Merchant Bank projects 11.29% inflation rate for March

Posted by - April 8, 2019

FSDH Merchant Bank has projected a further decline in the inflation rate to 11.29 percent in March. The inflation rate declined for two consecutive months from 11.44 percent in December to 11.31 percent in February, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). “FSDH Research expects the March inflation rate to drop marginally

Producer Price Inflation for August Drops to 7%

Posted by - September 20, 2018

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has announced that the Producer Price Inflation rate for August 2018 has reduced to 7.0 per cent. This rate indicates that, between August 2017 and August 2018 (year-on-year), the PPI increased by 7.0 per cent. This rate represents a 1.2 percentage point decrease in producer inflation relative to the rate

Ghana’s Inflation rises to 9.9% in August

Posted by - September 14, 2018

Inflation for the month of August inched up to 9.9 per cent, 0.3 percentage points higher than the 9.6 per cent recorded for July 2018, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has announced. The increases were informed by rising prices of food and non-food items used for measuring changes in prices, relative to the same period