However, the price rise will be strong for some time to come. And should continue to try to cool the Federal Reserve demand.
The consumer price index rose 0.3% last month, the lowest level since last August Department of Labor This Wednesday (11).
This is in stark contrast to the 1.2% increase recorded in March, the largest since September 2005.
In the first 12 months of April, consumer prices rose 8.3%. Although this is the first recession in the annual index since last August, it marks the seventh month of an increase of more than 6%.
Based on that, the consumer price index rose 8.5% in March, the largest annual increase since December 1981.
Economists, consulted by Reuters, forecast a 0.2% increase in April and an 8.1% increase over the same period last year.
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