IMF raises GDP growth forecast for Poland in 2021

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised its GDP growth forecast for Poland in 2021 to 3.5% from 2.7% and decreased its forecast in 2022 to 4.5% from 5.1%, the Warsaw Business Journal reports citing news agency PAP.

According to the latest version of the cyclical IMF World Economic Outlook report, the fund expects average annual CPI inflation in Poland this year at the level of 3.2% (2.7% at the end of 2020), and in 2022 at an average level of 2.5%.

According to the IMF's estimates, the current account surplus is expected to amount to 2% in 2021 and 1.3% in 2022

The report does not provide a rationale for the forecasts. 

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