|US producer prices rise|
|Monday, 16 July 2012 10:31|
On a year-over-year basis, producer prices were up 0,7 percent. “Inflation is not a concern and there hasn’t been — a bit surprisingly — much talk about deflation either,” said Dick Green at Briefing.com.
The Federal Reserve, in an update of economic forecasts in late June, said inflationary pressures in the modestly growing economy were weaker than previously thought, forecasting a range of 1,2 to 1,7 percent for 2012. — AFP.