China’s consumer price index, a key gauge of inflation, could rise to as much as 2.1 per cent in April from 1.5 per cent in March, according to some analysts. Photo: Xinhua
China’s consumer price index, a key gauge of inflation, could rise to as much as 2.1 per cent in April from 1.5 per cent in March, according to some analysts. Photo: Xinhua

China inflation: Beijing prioritises price stabilisation as stagflation risk increases

  • China’s consumer price index (CPI), a key gauge of inflation, could rise to as much as 2.1 per cent in April from 1.5 per cent in March
  • US inflation has jumped to a three-decade high, with the World Bank warning of ‘the largest commodity shock we’ve experienced since the 1970s’

China’s consumer price index, a key gauge of inflation, could rise to as much as 2.1 per cent in April from 1.5 per cent in March, according to some analysts. Photo: Xinhua
China’s consumer price index, a key gauge of inflation, could rise to as much as 2.1 per cent in April from 1.5 per cent in March, according to some analysts. Photo: Xinhua
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