Brazil's 2015 inflation view peaks, central bank poll shows

lunes 13 de abril de 2015 07:42 GYT
 

BRASILIA, April 13 (Reuters) - Economists cut their
forecasts for Brazil's 2015 inflation rate for the first time
since December, to 8.13 percent from 8.20 percent in the
previous week, according to a weekly central bank poll with
about 100 economists.
    Forecasts for economic growth and interest rates at end-2015
remained unchanged at -1.01 and 13.25 percent respectively.
    For detailed poll results in Portuguese, see: here
    
 (pct)                2015                 2016
                      previous   new       previous  new
                      forecast   forecast  forecast  forecast
 Consumer inflation   8.20       8.13      5.60      5.60
 Exchange rate        3.25       3.25      3.30      3.30
 (reais per U.S                                      
 dollar, end-period)                                 
 Interest rate        13.25      13.25     11.50     11.50
 (end-period)                                        
 GDP growth           -1.01      -1.01     1.10      1.00
 Industrial output    -2.64      -2.50     1.50      1.50
 
 (Reporting by Silvio Cascione; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)