China August CPI Inflation At 6.2%; PPI Inflation At 7.3%

(For August 2011)

China Consumer Price Index was up 6.2% in August, vs. 6.2% consensus and 6.5% July reading. Food inflation moderated from 14.8% in July to 13.4% in August.

China Producer Price Index was up 7.3% vs. 7.2% consensus and 7.5% July reading.

Judging from recent data it is possible that inflation has peaked for this year.


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