Agriculture PPI increased by 3.79% in May
Producer price index of agricultural products (Agriculture - PPI) increased on the previous month by 3.79%, on December of the previous year basis increased by 13.28%, on same month of the previous year increased by 15.08% and on the twelve months moving averages basis increased by 7.37% in May 2017.
Compared to the previous month; agriculture and hunting products increased by 3.89%, forestry products increased by 14.16% but fishing decreased by 8.55%.
The highest monthly increase was in perennial crops
Monthly changes by main groups; perennial crops products increased by 52.10% and live animals and animal products increased by 1.65% but non - perennial crops decreased by 11.55%.
The vegetables from sub-agriculture groups decreased by 23.80%
From sub-agriculture groups; there were increases for other tree and bush fruits and nuts by 2.91% and for cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds by 0.46%, but there were decreases for rice (in hulk) by 2.87% and for poultry, live and eggs by 2.31%.
Agriculture PPI annual change, 2016 - 2017
The next release on this subject will be on July 14, 2017.