Japan Dec corporate service prices -1.5 pct y/y

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TOKYO, Jan 26 (BestGrowthStock) – Japan’s corporate services price
index (CSPI) fell 1.5 percent in December from a year earlier,
the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday, but the pace of the fall
narrowed for the fourth straight month.

The index, which tracks prices of business-to-business
services, was unchanged from the previous month.

Following is a breakdown (changes in percent, previous
figures may be revised):
OVERALL CSPI DEC NOV OCT SEPT DEC INDEX
Year-on-year -1.5 -2.2 -2.3 -3.2 97.8
Month-on-month 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 97.8
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To view the full tables, go to the BOJ’s website at:
http://www.boj.or.jp/en/type/stat/boj_stat/cspi/cspi0912.pdf
(Reporting by Isabel Reynolds)

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Japan Dec corporate service prices -1.5 pct y/y