FOREX TradingCharts.com

Financial News: OECD Area Inflation Accelerates In July, Core Figure

OECD Area Inflation Accelerates In July, Core Figure Steady For Third Month

09/05/2017 - 07:45:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Consumer price inflation in the OECD area accelerated in July, led mainly by energy prices, after slowing in the previous two months, while core inflation remained unchanged for a third straight month.

The consumer price index rose 2 percent year-on-year following 1.9 percent in June, which was the weakest rate in six months, data from the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development showed.

Energy prices jumped 3.7 percent from a year ago after a 3 percent gain in June. Food price inflation picked up to 1.7 percent from 1.6 percent.

Excluding food and energy, core inflation held steady at 1.8 percent for a third consecutive month.

Among OECD members, CPI inflation picked up in Canada, Germany and the U.S. The rate was unchanged in France, Japan and the UK. The figure eased slightly in Italy.

Inflation in the G20 area was stable at 2 percent in July.

For comments and feedback: contact editorial@rttnews.com

Copyright(c) 2017 RTTNews.com. All Rights Reserved

Market News provided by RTTNews

RECENT INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS


U.S. Import And Export Prices Climb More Than Expected (21 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - A report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday showed increases in U.S. import a ...Full Story»

U.S. Housing Starts Unexpectedly Slide 0.8% In August (28 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - New residential construction in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of August ...Full Story»

Hungary's Central Bank Holds Base Rate, Trims Overnight Deposit Rate (41 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Hungary's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged for a sixteenth straig ...Full Story»

U.S. Import And Export Prices Climb More Than Expected In August (55 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - A report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday showed increases in U.S. import a ...Full Story»

U.S. Housing Starts Unexpectedly Drop 0.8% In August (01 hr(s), 0 min(s),10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - New residential construction in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of August ...Full Story»

Poland Industrial Output Growth Tops Expectations; PPI Inflation Accelerates (01 hr(s), 19 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Poland's industrial production grew more than forecast in August and producer pric ...Full Story»

German ZEW Economic Confidence Strengthens In September (02 hr(s), 04 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Germany's economic confidence strengthened for the first time in four months in Se ...Full Story»

Bulgaria Current Account Surplus Grows In July (02 hr(s), 44 min(s), 10 sec(s) ago)
(RTTNews) - Bulgaria's current surplus increased notably in July from a year ago, figures from ...Full Story»

Search

INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL NEWS

U.S. Import And Export Prices Climb More Than Expected

09/19/2017 - 09:16 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - A report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday showed increases in U.S. import a ...Full Story>>

U.S. Housing Starts Unexpectedly Slide 0.8% In August

09/19/2017 - 09:09 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - New residential construction in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of August ...Full Story>>

Hungary's Central Bank Holds Base Rate, Trims Overnight Deposit Rate

09/19/2017 - 08:56 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - Hungary's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged for a sixteenth straig ...Full Story>>

U.S. Import And Export Prices Climb More Than Expected In August

09/19/2017 - 08:42 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - A report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday showed increases in U.S. import a ...Full Story>>

U.S. Housing Starts Unexpectedly Drop 0.8% In August

09/19/2017 - 08:37 AM (RTTNews)
(RTTNews) - New residential construction in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of August ...Full Story>>

Binary Options Articles Courtesy of NADEX

These pages, and all content ©TradingCharts.com Inc and other copyright holders. Permission is not granted to redistribute charts, data, news or other information found on this site, in any manner. Although it is believed that information provided is accurate, TradingCharts will not accept liability for any loss or damage that may arise from use of the content, inability to access the website, or delay or failure of receive of any information provided through this site.