The building cost index in September 2023 increases by 0.1% from the previous month. The price of imported materials decreased by 1.6% while the price of domestic materials increased by 0.8%. Meanwhile, labour costs increased by 0.2% and cost of machinery, transport and energy consumption by 0.1%. Figures have been updated.
The producer price index for August 2023 decreased by 1.3% from the previous month. The production price of marine products decreased by 2.2% and the production price of power-intensive industries by 2.2%. Furthermore, the food production price decreased by 0.2%. Figures have been updated.
Revenue from foreign tourists during the second quarter of 2023 was 160 billion ISK compared with the same period last year when it was 113 billion ISK. Revenue from foreign tourists has increased by 64% in the last 12 months when compared with the same period the year before, from 332 billion ISK to 554 billion ISK.
The monthly wage index in August 2023 increased by 0.3% from the previous month and the monthly basic wage index increased by 0.1%. In the last twelve months, the wage index has risen by 10.8% and the basic wage has risen by 10.4%. Figures have been updated.