Cost of food in Mali decreased 2.90 percent in March of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Mali averaged 1.20 percent from 2012 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 14.55 percent in May of 2012 and a record low of -6.90 percent in August of 2016.
Food Inflation in Mali is expected to be 2.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Mali to stand at 2.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Mali Food Inflation is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.