Japan consumer price index inclined 0.3% during the year ended April 30, compared with a previous reading 0.0% a year earlier, while the actual reading came inline with the analysts' expectations which noted that.

Japan's annualized Natl CPI excluding food and energy released with an actual -0.1% during the 12 months ended April, compared with a previous drop by 0.7% a year earlier, where the actual reading came inline with the market's anticipations.

Moreover, the annual CPI excluding fresh food rose to 0.6% in April, from -0.1% last year, whereas the anticipations estimated of 0.6%.