Consumer inflation index drops

THE consumer inflation index is expected to have decreased to 5percent year-on-year in April from 5,1percent in March, according to a survey of economists.

THE consumer inflation index is expected to have decreased to 5percent year-on-year in April from 5,1percent in March, according to a survey of economists.

The March CPI data will be released by Statistics South Africa tomorrow.

The CPI edged below 6percent in February after it had reached higher than 6percent the previous two months. - I-Net Bridge

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