Asia The consumer price index climbed 1.7% on year
China consumer inflation slowed more than forecast in November, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday.Article continues below READ MORE French inflation slows as estimated in June
China consumer inflation slows in November
Staff Writer | Saturday December 9, 2017 5:43AM ET
The consumer price index climbed 1.7% on year, missing forecasts for an increase of 1.8%.
This follows a 1.9% surge in the previous month.
The bureau also said that producer prices rose 5.8% in November from last year, matching forecasts.
This was slower from a growth of 6.9% recorded in October.
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