China's consumer price index, a main gauge of inflation, grew 3.2 percent year on year in February, the highest level in ten months.
China's foreign trade showed stronger signs of recovery buoyed by the upbeat demands from the United States and the emerging markets.
China's producer price index, which measures inflation at the wholesale level, fell 1.6 percent year-on-year in February.
China's retail sales grew 12.3 percent year-on-year to 3.78 trillion yuan ($602.1 billion) in the first two months of the year.
China's fixed asset investment rose 21.2 percent year-on-year in the first two months, down 0.3 percentage point from the same period last year.
China's industrial value-added output rose 9.9 percent year-on-year in the first two months, down 1.5 percentage points from the same period last year.