China's PPI increases by 0.1 percent in February

Monday, 11 March 2019 10:12:09 (GMT+3)   |   Shanghai

In February this year, China's producer price index (PPI) increased by 0.1 percent year on year and was down 0.1 percent month on month, according to data released by China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on March 9. Meanwhile, in February Chinese industrial producers' purchase prices were down 0.1 percent year on year and declined by 0.1 percent compared to January.

In February this year, the PPI for capital goods decreased by 0.1 percent year on year. Specifically, in February the PPI for the domestic raw material industry was down 1.5 percent, while the index for the processing industry rose by 0.3 percent, both year on year.

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