USA: Slightly higher core inflation than expected

Något högre kärninflation än väntat i juni i USA – enligt måttet PCE – ökar trycket på räntehöjningar från Federal Reserve, med ordförande Jerome Powell. Arkivbild
Slightly higher core inflation than expected in June in USA – according to the measure PCE – increases the pressure on interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve, with Chairman Jerome Powell.

American private consumption increased slightly more than expected in June, up 1.1 percent. The forecast for the statistics was 1 percent, according to a compilation of forecasts made by Bloomberg.

The so-called PCT inflation rate …