Inflation eases but...

Going up: Fuel prices went up by an average P1.33 recently and experts expect the Ukraine conflict to continue adding pressure PIC MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Going up: Fuel prices went up by an average P1.33 recently and experts expect the Ukraine conflict to continue adding pressure PIC MORERI SEJAKGOMO

The rate of increase in the prices of goods and services slowed in March, but analysts expect the overall high levels of prices to continue throughout most of the year.

Figures released recently by Statistics Botswana show that inflation eased to 10% in March, from 10.6% in February, both of those levels representing 13-year highs.

The drop in March was largely due to lower movements across the various goods and services monitored by Statistics Botswana, as compared to the same period last year.

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