Non-domestic producer price index decreased by 1.79%
Non-domestic producer price index (ND-PPI), which measures the change in the price of goods manufactured in the country and exported in a reference period, decreased by 1.79% on monthly basis, increased by 0.01% on December of the previous year basis, increased by 30.71% on same month of the previous year basis and increased by 38.72% on the twelve months moving averages basis in February 2019.
ND-PPI monthly decreased by 1.38% in the index for mining and stone quarrying and decreased by 1.80% in the index for manufacturing.Non-domestic producer price index annual change on same month of the previous year, February 2019
The highest monthly decrease was in computer, electronic and optical products
The highest rates of monthly decrease by sub divisions of industry were indices for computer, electronic and optical products by 6.10%, for rubber and plastic products by 3.57%, and for chemicals and chemical products by 2.76%. On the other hand the rates of monthly increase in ND-PPI by sub divisions of industry were indices for coke and refined petroleum products by 7.47% and for leather and related products by 0.16%.The highest monthly decrease in main industrial groupings was in capital goods
According to main industrial groupings classification, the highest rate of monthly decreases was in capital goods by 2.44% in February 2019.Non-domestic producer price index and rate of changes, February 2019
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