Malaysia Consumer Price Index (CPI)  Forecast


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Consumer Price Index CPI in Malaysia is expected to be 120.30 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Price Index CPI in Malaysia to stand at 120.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Consumer Price Index (CPI) is projected to trend around 124.00 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Malaysia Prices Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 4.3 3.6 3.1 2.8 3 3.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 120 120 120 120 120 124
GDP Deflator 115 118 119 119 113 132
Producer Prices 108 106 107 107 108 109
Import Prices 115 120 122 124 114 152
Food Inflation 4.6 4.7 3.8 3.8 4.1 4.1
Producer Prices Change 6 7.3 7 6.7 6.6 6.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3
Core Inflation Rate 2.4 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.44 2.5
Export Prices 112 112 112 113 113 116
CPI Housing Utilities 117 118 118 118 119 118
CPI Transportation 117 116 116 117 108 123