Economic review

China's consumer inflation up 1.4 pct in July

2017-08-09 11:22:00 (Beijing Time)         Xinhua


China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.4 percent year on year in July, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Wednesday.

It was slightly down from June's 1.5 percent. On a month-on-month basis, the index was up 0.1 percent, according to the bureau.