Francia, inflazione giugno più debole del previsto a +0,6% su anno

giovedì 10 luglio 2014 08:56
 

PARIGI, 10 luglio (Reuters) - French consumer prices were
stable in June, giving a year-on-year inflation rate of 0.6
percent, EU-harmonised data released on Thursday by the INSEE
national statistics office showed.
Economists polled by Reuters had forecast an increase of 0.1
percent month-on-month and an increase of 0.8 year-on-year. The
12-month increase was the weakest since November 2009.

KEY CPI DATA
                                  Index*   m/m (pct chg)  y/y
(pct chg)
 EU-harmonised (HICP)             115.87   0.0            0.6
 National measure                 128.14   0.0            0.5
 National measure excl. tobacco   126.22   0.0            0.3
 Core inflation*                  122.25   -0.1           0.1
BACKGROUND
French EU-harmonised inflation fell to a historical low of -0.8
percent in July 2009 and hit an all-time high of 4.0 percent in
July 2008, according to INSEE's records going back to 1991.

GRAPHIC
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(Reporting by Leigh Thomas)