China’s consumer price (CPI) index rose by 2.7 per cent in July from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.5 per cent in June. Photo: Bloomberg
China’s consumer price (CPI) index rose by 2.7 per cent in July from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.5 per cent in June. Photo: Bloomberg

China inflation: consumer prices ‘close to a peak, will drop back’ despite hitting highest level in 2 years in July

  • China’s consumer price (CPI) index rose by 2.7 per cent in July from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.5 per cent in June
  • Producer price index (PPI), which reflects the prices that factories charge wholesalers for products, rose by 4.2 per cent in July, down from a rise of 6.1 per cent in June

China’s consumer price (CPI) index rose by 2.7 per cent in July from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.5 per cent in June. Photo: Bloomberg
China’s consumer price (CPI) index rose by 2.7 per cent in July from a year earlier, up from a rise of 2.5 per cent in June. Photo: Bloomberg
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