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Morocco: Consumer inflation eases to 0.8% y/y in August after sharp upturn in July

    EmergingMarketWatch
    21 September 2021
    • Combination of a monthly food prices drop and base effect in foods brought the disinflation
    • Fuels prices rise 0.5% m/m in August and transport costs add some pressure to headline CPI
    • Inflation print remains benign and in line with central bank projections