Macro Analysis /
Pakistan

Pakistan Economy: CPI remains 8.4% in August, but signs of rising inflation

  • National CPI came in at 8.4% - same as in the previous month

  • Core inflation readings also fell but some NFNE items depict sharp increase

  • The SBP is likely to maintain the policy rate at 7% until end-2021, emboldened by receding NCPI

Saad Ali
Saad Ali

Head of Research

Intermarket Securities
1 September 2021