The Cabinet of Ministers predicts that in 2019 the level of inflation will not exceed 10%. This was announced by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during the forum, Reanimation package of reforms “Full mobilization: joint action plan”, reports “UKRINFORM”.
“It is very important to keep inflation below double digits, that is, below 10%. In principle, this is what we are planning for next year in the state budget”, – he said.
In addition, according to the Prime Minister, the projected reduction in top marginal deficit from 2.4% to 2.2%. “This is the frame which we must keep,” – said Groisman.
Groisman said that the draft state budget for next year until September 15, the Cabinet of Ministers will give to the Verkhovna Rada.
Earlier it was reported that the national Bank of Ukraine has defined the inflation target of 5% with a December 2019. It is provided by strategy of monetary policy of the national Bank, approved by the NBU Council in July.