Vietnam to see 5-year high CPI in April
the chemicals industry reported a clear improvement over last month. Vietnam’s consumer price index is expected to see a hike of 0.33 percent in April against the previous month, the highest increase of April CPI in the past five years, according to Vietnam’s General Statistics Office. Accordingly, the country’s April CPI is forecast to go up 1.89 percent yearon-year. Since December 2015, the CPI is estimated to increase 1.33 percent. Of 11 items in the CPI calculation basket in April, eight groups are forecast to have prices climbed compared withMarch.