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More signs of slowdown in China as inflation drops

There's further evidence that China's economy is slowing down, after a sharp drop in the rate of inflation.

Consumer prices in June rose by 2.2% compared to a year earlier, a fifth straight month of cooling.

The BBC's John Sudworth in Shanghai explains why inflation is coming down and why it's both good and bad news.

  • 09 Jul 2012