Agriculture- PPI decreased by 1.06% in July
Producer price index of agricultural products (Agriculture - PPI), in July 2019, decreased by 1.06% compared with the previous month, increased by 8.81% compared with December of the previous year, increased by 22.83% compared with the same month of the previous year and increased by 22.20% compared with twelve months averages.
Compared to the previous month; agriculture and hunting products decreased by 1.22%, fishing decreased by 0.90% and forestry products increased by 6.60% The highest monthly decrease was in perennial crops
Regarding monthly changes by main groups; perennial crops decreased by 4.14%, non-perennial crops decreased by 1.72% and live animals and animal products increased by 1.26%. The vegetables from sub-agriculture groups decreased by 6.01%
From sub-agriculture groups; there were increases for cereals (except rice), leguminous crops and oil seeds by 2.86%, for sheep and goats, live; raw milk and shorn wool from sheep and goats by 1.95%, and for oleaginous fruits by 0.90% and however, there was a decrease for live poultry and eggs by 0.51%.
In July 2019, 87 items were included in the Agriculture-PPI; while 5 new item was included this month, prices of 43 items increased, prices of 33 items decreased and prices of 6 items remained unchanged with respect to previous month.Agriculture - PPI annual change, 2018- 2019
[2015=100] The next release on this subject will be on September 17, 2019.