Economists see inflation peaking

2008-09-23 00:00

Consumer inflation in August 2008 may have finally reached the long-awaited peak that beleaguered consumers and analysts have been hoping for, according to certain economists.

Pietermaritzburg’s headline inflation rate (CPI), the highest in the country, rose to 16,8% in August 2008, while Durban’s headline inflation rate came in at 14,6% . publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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