Ukraine’s Jan-Dec 2023 inflation slows to 12.9% – statistics service

KYIV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s consumer price inflation fell to 12.9% in the Jan-Dec. 2023 period, the statistics service said on Wednesday.

Consumer prices grew by 5.1% year on year in December, it said in a statement.

(This story has been corrected to clarify that the consumer price inflation figure is for the January-December period, not the annual figure)

(Reporting by Olena Harmash; editing by Tom Balmforth)