Portugal February Inflation Rate at Near 1-1/2-Year Low

Consumer prices in Portugal are expected to increase 0.6 percent year-on-year in February of 2018, easing from 1 percent rise in January. It is the lowest inflation rate since November 2016.
INE | Luisa Carvalho | luisa.carvalho@tradingeconomics.com 2/28/2018 9:53:04 AM
Annual core inflation rate, which excludes energy and unprocessed food products components, is set to decrease to 0.6 percent from a downwardly revised 0.9 percent in the previous month.

On a monthly basis, consumer prices should fall by 0.7 percent in February, following a 1 percent decline in January.

The harmonized consumer price index is expected to increase by 0.7 percent year-on-year (from 1.1 percent in January) and to fall by 0.6 percent from the previous month (from -1.2 percent in January).

Portugal February Inflation Rate at Near 1-1/2-Year Low