China's state planner says will monitor commodity prices
The National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China (NDRC) is the state planner. Says: • calls for implementation of supportive policies in catering and retail sectors. • to expand consumption in key sectors and continue to support nev consumption. • to roll out effective measures in a timely way to keep economic operations within reasonable range. • will closely monitor the price trend of commodities. • downward trend in producer inflation will not change despite increasing uncertainties.