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China inflation slips but stays high on virus, food worries

Pork prices in particular remained high, increasing 135.2 per cent in February, after a 116 per cent rise in January.

[BEIJING] Consumer inflation in China remained high in February, official data showed Tuesday, as the coronavirus epidemic and soaring food prices took a toll on the economy.

China's consumer price index (CPI) rose 5.2 per cent in February from a year ago, according to the National Bureau...

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