China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters
China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters

China consumer inflation hit 11-year low in October, helped by plummeting pork price

  • China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose just 0.5 per cent in October from a year earlier, down from 1.7 per cent in September
  • China’s producer price index (PPI) rose 2.1 per cent in October compared with a year earlier, unchanged from September

Topic |   China inflation
China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters
China’s pork prices in October fell 2.8 per cent from a year ago, down significantly from September when pork prices rose 25.5 per cent, the first time the annual rate has turned negative in 19 months. Photo: Reuters
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