Non-domestic producer price index decreased by 0.93%
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 0.93% on monthly basis, increased by 6.26% on December of the previous year basis, by 24.24% on same month of the previous year basis and by 8.86% on the twelve months moving averages basis in February 2017.
ND-PPI monthly decreased by 1.20% in the index for mining and stone quarrying and by 0.92% in the index for manufacturing.
Non-domestic producer price index, annual change on same month of the previous year, 2016-2017
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 3.52%, for beverages by 2.51%, and for other non-metallic mineral products by 2.01%. On the other hand the highest rates of monthly increase in ND-PPI by sub divisions of industry were indices for leather and related products by 1.85%, for paper and paper products by 0.22 and for electrical equipment by 0.20.
The highest monthly decrease in main industrial groupings was in durable consumer goods
According to main industrial groupings classification, the highest rate of monthly decrease was in durable consumer goods by 1.90% in February 2017.
Non-domestic producer price index and rate of changes, February 2017
The next release on this subject will be on April 20, 2017.