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China's PPI up 5.4% in Feb.

Data Analysis 10:17:33AM Mar 11, 2010 Source:SMM

BEIJING, Mar. 11 -- The producer price index (PPI), a major measure of inflation at the wholesale level, rose 5.4 percent in February from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced Thursday.

It quickened from 4.3 percent in January this year, and 1.7 percent in December 2009, when the figure posted the first monthly rise since December 2008.
 

Key Words:  PPI 

China's PPI up 5.4% in Feb.

Data Analysis 10:17:33AM Mar 11, 2010 Source:SMM

BEIJING, Mar. 11 -- The producer price index (PPI), a major measure of inflation at the wholesale level, rose 5.4 percent in February from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) announced Thursday.

It quickened from 4.3 percent in January this year, and 1.7 percent in December 2009, when the figure posted the first monthly rise since December 2008.
 

Key Words:  PPI