Consumer inflation rose in June to 5% from 4,6% in May, with food being the main driver. The SA Reserve Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee’s statement after its meeting on 21 June said its inflation forecast had shown a slight near-term deterioration since its previous meeting.
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