TABLE-Brazil's IGP-M price index drops 0.74 pct in June

viernes 27 de junio de 2014 07:16 GYT
 

BRASÍLIA, June 27 (Reuters) - Brazil's broadest inflation
measure, the IGP-M, dropped 0.74 percent in June
from the previous month, private think tank Fundação Getulio
Vargas said on Friday. 
    The index had been expected to decline 0.60 percent,
according to the median forecast of 15 economists polled.
    In the 12 months through June, the IGP-M index rose 6.24
percent.
    
    
                 Latest (mth)   Previous (mth)  12-month rate
 IGP-M           -0.74          -0.13           6.24
 IPA (producer   -1.44          -0.65           6.02
 prices)                                        
 IPC (consumer   0.34           0.68            6.46
 prices)                                        
 INCC            1.25           1.37            7.14
 (construction                                  
 costs)                                         
 
 (Reporting by Silvio Cascione; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)