Analysts also expect the issuer to raise the interest rate to 3% in the next monetary policy meeting and reaching 3.25% in & # 39; May. It will be another year without inflationary pressures for the Chilean economy.
The experts consulted by the Central Bank estimated that the Chilean economy will grow by & # 39; 3.6% in 2019, below the 4% projected for the end of this year, and b & # 39; so confirm the signs of cooling activity.
The results of & # 39; Survey of & # 39; Economic performances corresponding to December, however, suppose improvements in relation to the calculation of & # 39; November when experts expansion project & # 39; 3.5%. This projection is aligned with the optimism of the Central Bank, according to the latest Monetary Policy Report.
By 2020, the forecast remained & # 39; 3.5%.
Regarding prices, respondents estimated another of IPC & # 39; 0% for the month & # 39; December and accumulated inflation in 2019 will be & # 39; 2.9%, still below center of the target center of the Central Bank. According to the projections, the Chilean economy will not suffer inflationary pressures until 2020, when inflation is average & # 39; 3%.
Analysts also expect the issuer to raise the interest rate to 3% at its meeting next monetary policy reaching 3.25% in & # 39; in May, an increase of & # 39; 25 basis points against forecasts & # 39; 3% for skyline & # 39; five months from the & # 39; previous survey.
Regarding the exchange rate, m & # 39; is no greater fluctuations in respect of the survey & # 39; November and maintained the forecast for the dollar to $ 670 on horizon & # 39; months and $ 660 in & # 39; waves month.
It should be noted that this survey & # 39; monthly performed by a select group & # 39; academics, consultants and executives or consultants & # 39; financial institutions. Closing the day after knowing the & # 39; previous month IPC, or IMACEC of & # 39; previous months, whichever is the last known, and the results are published on the day after you arrived, 8: 30.