The level of consumer prices in the first quarter of the current year grew by 2.7%. Economics Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk claimed this at an extended session of the Cabinet of Ministers today.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he said: “We would like to note that Ukraine has extremely positive figures of the inflation in the first quarter”.

A.Yatseniuk stressed that these figures are reflected in an extremely low inflation growth rate, which makes “only 2.7%”.