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South Africa

South Africa: Consumer inflation accelerates marginally to 5.0% y/y in September

    EmergingMarketWatch
    20 October 2021
    • Food and fuel inflation remains stable in September
    • Rent prices are also broadly stable but some pressures are beginning to emerge
    • Nov CPI is set to significantly exceed the preferred interest rate, though still in the 3-6% range