The producer price index (PPI) increased by 0.7% between February and March 2019. The prices of food increased by 1.2% (effect on the index 0.2), price of marine products increased by 1.0% (0.2%), prices of power intensive industry products increased by 0.5% (0.2%), price of other manufacturing industry increased by 0.4% (0.1%) in the same period.
The PPI increased by 8.2% from March 2018 to March 2019. Thereof prices of marine products increased by 15.4%, prices of other manufacturing industry increased by 7.4%, prices of power intensive industry products increased by 5.5% and prices of food increased by 4.2% in the same period.
Exported products have increased by 10.6% in one year, while products sold domestically have increased by 4.0%.
|Producer Price Index in March 2019|
|4. quarter 2005 = 100||%||index %||changes %|
|Producer Price Index (PPI)||208.8||0.7||0.7||8.2|
|Power intensive industry produc||209.0||0.5||0.2||5.5|
|Other manufacturing industry||150.3||0.4||0.1||7.4|