The producer price index (PPI) increased by 1.6% between August and September 2018. The prices of marine products increased by 2.9% (effect on the index 0.7%), Prices of power intensive industry products increased by 1.1% (0.4%), the prices of other manufacturing industry increased by 1.6% (0.3%) and prices of food increased by 0.9% (0.3%) in the same period.
The PPI has increased by 5.5% from September 2017 to September 2018. Thereof prices of power intensive industry products increased by 8.5%, other manufacturing industry increased by 3.8%, marine products increased by 3.7% and prices of food increased by 3.4% in the same period.
Exported products have increased by 6.2% in one year, while products sold domestically have increased by 3.9%.
|Producer Price Index in September 2018|
|4. quarter 2005 = 100||%||index %||changes %|
|Producer Price Index (PPI)||202.5||1.6||1.6||5.5|
|Power intensive industry produ||209.1||1.1||0.4||8.5|
|Other manufacturing industry||146.5||1.6||0.3||3.7|