Inflation 'trolley' drops 0.4% to 0.9%
Recession dampened price rises28 February, 11:15
In January the annual trolley rate was 1.3%, compared to 1.2% in December.
Italy's long recession has dampened price rises.
A two-year run of negative growth ended in the third quarter of last year, when GDP was flat with respect to the April-June period, and was followed by a 0.1% rise in the fourth quarter.