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 IMF predicts 2 percent GDP growth for Ukraine in 2017

The International Monetary Fund forecasts a 2 percent growth of Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP), with inflation rate making 10 percent at the end of 2017.

Censor.NET reports citing the April 2017 World Economic Outlook.

The 2018 GDP growth may reach 3.2 percent, with inflation reaching 7 percent by the end of the period.

See more: "2017 holds every prospect to become a year of economic growth," - PM Hroisman

The average annual inflation is projected at 11.5 percent in 2017 and at 9.5 percent in 2018.

The balance of payment account is expected at 3.6 percent of GDP in 2017 and at 2.9 percent of GDP in 2018.

This year's unemployment rate is projected at 9 percent against 8.7 percent in 2018.
   
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