Poland's CPI hits 10.9 pct y/y in March - stats office

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Prices of consumer goods and services (Consumer Price Index, CPI) increased by 10.9 percent year on year and by 3.2 percent month on month in March 2022, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) reported in a flash estimate on Friday.

Economists polled by PAP Business estimated that March's CPI would reach 10.1 percent year on year and by 2.5 percent month on month.

In February, the prices of consumer goods and services increased by 8.5 percent year on year and fell by 0.3 percent month on month.