Free Trial
US TSYS

Firmer Still

JGBS

Space Looks Through Unscheduled BoJ Rinban

BOJ

Fixed Rate Operation Offer

Real-time Actionable Insight

Get the latest on Central Bank Policy and FX & FI Markets to help inform both your strategic and tactical decision-making.

Free Access

Japan June Inflation Accelerated; +2.2% Y/Y

JAPAN DATA
MNI (Singapore)
  • Japan's national average core consumer price index (excluding fresh food) rose 2.2% from the year earlier in June, faster than the 2.1% growth marked in May, marking the eleventh increasing month.
  • Energy rose 16.5% y/y, sliding from the previous 17.1% y/y growth. contributing 1.23 percentage points to CPI.
  • The underlying inflation rate measured by the core-core CPI (excluding fresh food and energy) increased 1.0% y/y, expanding from the 0.8% decrease last month.
  • Prices for ex-perishables rose 3.2% y/y, following last 2.7% y/y increase.
  • Prices for household spending rose 7.5% y/y, up from the 7.4% y/y growth reported in May, and prices for accommodation rose 3.6% y/y, slower than the previous 5.2%.
108 words

To read the full story

Why Subscribe to

MarketNews.com

MNI is the leading provider

of news and intelligence specifically for the Global Foreign Exchange and Fixed Income Markets, providing timely, relevant, and critical insight for market professionals and those who want to make informed investment decisions. We offer not simply news, but news analysis, linking breaking news to the effects on capital markets. Our exclusive information and intelligence moves markets.

Our credibility

for delivering mission-critical information has been built over three decades. The quality and experience of MNI's team of analysts and reporters across America, Asia and Europe truly sets us apart. Our Markets team includes former fixed-income specialists, currency traders, economists and strategists, who are able to combine expertise on macro economics, financial markets, and political risk to give a comprehensive and holistic insight on global markets.
  • Japan's national average core consumer price index (excluding fresh food) rose 2.2% from the year earlier in June, faster than the 2.1% growth marked in May, marking the eleventh increasing month.
  • Energy rose 16.5% y/y, sliding from the previous 17.1% y/y growth. contributing 1.23 percentage points to CPI.
  • The underlying inflation rate measured by the core-core CPI (excluding fresh food and energy) increased 1.0% y/y, expanding from the 0.8% decrease last month.
  • Prices for ex-perishables rose 3.2% y/y, following last 2.7% y/y increase.
  • Prices for household spending rose 7.5% y/y, up from the 7.4% y/y growth reported in May, and prices for accommodation rose 3.6% y/y, slower than the previous 5.2%.