China’s CPI Up 2.3%, PPI Down4.9% In February

China's consumer price index increased 2.3% year-on-year in February, up from the 1.8% increase registered in January, due to a sharp rise in food prices because of the Chinese New Year and adverse weather. Food, tobacco and liquor rose sharply by 5.8%, contributing 1.74 percentage points to the headline inflation. Adjusting for the Chinese New […]


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