China’s producer price index (PPI) rose by 9.1 per cent in January, down from a rise of 10.3 per cent in December. Photo: Xinhua
China’s producer price index (PPI) rose by 9.1 per cent in January, down from a rise of 10.3 per cent in December. Photo: Xinhua

China inflation: cost of food falls, factory-gate prices hit lowest in 6 months

  • China’s official consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.9 per cent in January from a year earlier, down from 1.5 per cent in December
  • China’s producer price index (PPI) rose by 9.1 per cent in January, down from a rise of 10.3 per cent in December, and to the lowest level since July

China’s producer price index (PPI) rose by 9.1 per cent in January, down from a rise of 10.3 per cent in December. Photo: Xinhua
China’s producer price index (PPI) rose by 9.1 per cent in January, down from a rise of 10.3 per cent in December. Photo: Xinhua
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