Cost of food in Suriname increased 5.51 percent in October of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Food Inflation in Suriname averaged 10.20 percent from 2010 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 44.70 percent in April of 2017 and a record low of -1.14 percent in December of 2013.
Food Inflation in Suriname is expected to be 8.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Food Inflation in Suriname to stand at 7.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Suriname Food Inflation is projected to trend around 7.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.