China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua
China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua

China’s factory-gate price inflation hits near 13-year high, manufacturers pass on surging raw material prices

  • China’s official producer price index (PPI) rose to 9 per cent in May from a year earlier, compared with 6.8 per cent in April
  • The consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April

Topic |   China inflation
China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua
China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.3 per cent from a year earlier, compared with a 0.4 per cent rise in April. Photo: Xinhua
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