TITLE

Inflationary Pressures Wane, But Risks Remain

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2011, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Bank of Thailand (BoT) increased its benchmark policy rate by 25 basis points to 3.25% in July 2011 from 3.00% in June and is expected to remain at 3.25% throughout the year. It states that producer price inflation kept on cooling in June, which it believes should help alleviate second-round inflationary risks for consumer prices. It believes that headline consumer price inflation will stabilise at 2.9% in 2012.
ACCESSION #
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