Brazil Inflation Rate Rises to 6.3% in April


Brazilian annual consumer prices increased 6.3 percent in April from 6.15 percent in the previous month, the highest level in ten months.

On a monthly basis, inflation slowed to 0.67 percent from 0.92 percent reported in March. Prices of foods and beverages rose 1.2 percen after increasing at a 1.92 percent pace in March as staples like tomatoes and cassava came down. High increases were also reported in cost of housing (0.9 percent), health (1 percent) and clothing (0.5 percent). 

Brazil Inflation Rate Rises to 6.3% in April


Anna Fedec | anna@tradingeconomics.com
5/9/2014 2:06:03 PM