The main downward contribution came from the food group (down 2.2 percent), reflecting lower prices for vegetables Communication prices fell 3.5 percent, reflecting lower Internet charges and international phone calling rates. Transport prices rose 1.
New Zealand Herald
Thursday Jan 19, 2012 New Zealand's consumer prices unexpectedly fell in the final three months of last year due to cheaper vegetables, taming the pace of annual inflation. The New Zealand dollar immediately fell against the benchmark US dollar, from...