Mexico annual inflation rate was 3.16 pct in August
MEXICO CITY, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Mexican consumer prices rose 3.16 percent in the year through August, the national statistics agency said on Monday.
Consumer prices fell 0.02 percent in August, according to non-seasonally adjusted figures.
The core index, which strips out some volatile food and energy prices, rose 0.20 percent during the month . ((Mexico City newsroom, +52 55 5282-7153, firstname.lastname@example.org))