Agriculture PPI decreased by 0.63% in August
Producer price index of agricultural products (Agriculture - PPI) decreased on the previous month by 0.63%, on December of the previous year basis increased by 8.39%, on same month of the previous year increased by 10.53% and on the twelve months moving averages basis increased by 8.51% in August 2017.
Compared to the previous month; forestry products increased by 1.58%, agriculture and hunting products decreased by 0.68% and fishing decreased by 1.14%.
The highest monthly decrease was in perennial crops
Monthly changes by main groups; live animals and animal products increased by 1.98%, non - perennial crops decreased by 0.46% and perennial crops products decreased by 4.78%.
The vegetables from sub-agriculture groups decreased by 1.03%
From sub-agriculture groups; there were increases for tropical and subtropical fruits by 18.87, for poultry, live and eggs by 6.04%, for oleaginous fruits by 3.29% and for cereals (except rice) by 0.28%, but, there were decreases for pome fruits and stone fruits by 13.07%, for grapes 2.07% and for fibre plants 2.34%.
Agriculture PPI annual change, 2016 - 2017
The next release on this subject will be on October 16, 2017.