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Inflation eases, but deflation risks rise

By Chen Jia ( China Daily ) Updated: 2015-06-10 07:45:30

CPI falls to 1.2% last month, decelerating from 1.5% in April

Persistent weakness in Chinese inflation may cause deflation in the country, economists have warned, after May's Consumer Price Index retreated to a four-month low.

Inflation's main gauge fell to 1.2 percent last month, lower than market expectations and down from 1.5 percent in April, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday.

Inflation eases, but deflation risks rise

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