Germany Inflation Down to 1.7% in January


The consumer price index for Germany is expected to rise by 1.7 percent in January 2013 compared with January 2012, based on the results available so far from the Federal Statistical Office.

Destatis also reports that the consumer price index is expected to decrease by 0.5 percent compared with December 2012. 

The harmonised consumer price index for Germany, which is calculated for European purposes, is expected to increase by 1.9 percent in January 2013 on January 2012. It is expected to decrease by 0.7 percent on December 2012. 

Destatis| Nuno Fontes | nuno@tradingeconomics.com
1/31/2013 1:17:21 PM