A Bank of America Securities-Merrill Lynch prognosis forecast Romania's annual inflation in 2009 will reach 5.2 percent while in 2010 it should drop to 4 percent.
Early this year, the Romanian National Bank's prognosis showed the 2009 inflation rate of 3.5 percent.
In 2008, Romania's annual inflation amounted to 6.3 percent, the Romanian HotNews.ro Web site said.
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