Ukraine’s central bank is likely to keep its key interest rate unchanged at 7.5% tomorrow,
expecting inflation will slow down in coming months, indicates a Reuters poll of analysts. At the meeting of the monetary policy board of the National Bank of Ukraine, ten of 14 Ukrainian analysts forecast no rate change. The other four analysts predicted the rate will go up to 8%. Ukraine’s annual inflation rate climbed from 6.1% in January to 9.5% in May 2021.