China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.6 percent year on year in September, the National Bureau of Statistics said Monday.
The pace moderated from August's 1.8 percent. On a monthly basis, the index was up 0.5 percent, according to the bureau.
China's producer price up 6.9 pct in September
China's producer price index (PPI), which measures costs for goods at the factory gate, rose 6.9 percent year on year in September, data showed on Monday.