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Jul092011

Chinese Inflation Rises Past Six Percent

ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images(BEIJING) -- China's inflation rate is the fastest it's been in three years, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.

The consumer price index increased to 6.4 percent in June, the report said.

The increase is being attributed to a 14 percent rise in food prices.

Pork, a Chinese food staple, reportedly rose 57 percent in June.

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