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In an effort to draw a line under years of deflation the Bank of Japan has set an inflation target of 2%, recent values have been pushed up by the sales tax increase.
Sources: Thomson Reuters, IMF, MSCI, OECD, Oxford Economics, BlackRock Investment Institute. Data as at June 2014.

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