China’s consumer price index rose 2.3% in November, hitting a 15-month high

China 12/13/21, 10:57

China’s National Bureau of Statistics reported on Dec. 9 that its Consumer Price Index in November increased 2.3% year-on-year. It was the highest level in 15 months.  Food prices increased by 1.6% year on year, and non-food prices climbed up 2.5%. The consumer price index (CPI) is used to measure inflation. If CPI growth ...

New inflationary record: Producer prices surpassed 8.3% annual increase

U.S. 09/10/21, 21:34

Producer prices (PPI) rose at an annual rate of 8.3% in August, unprecedented in the United States, at least since this index began to be measured by the Labor Department.  On Friday, Sept. 10, the federal agency reported that its producer price index, which measures inflationary pressures before reaching consumers, rose ...

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