The producer price index (PPI) decreased by 1.3% between March and April 2018. Prices of power intensive industry products decreased by 3.8% (effect on the index -1.3%), other industry prices decreased by 0.9% (-0.2%) while prices of marine products increased by 0.6% (0.2%).

The PPI has increased by 1.0% from April 2017 to April 2018. Thereof prices of marine products have increased by 3.2%, power intensive industry products have increased by 1.1%, prices of food increased by 0.9% while other industry have decreased by 2.8% in the same period.

Exported products increased by 1.3% in one year, while products sold domestically increased by 0.1%.

Changes, effects on the index and index level for subgroups are shown in the table below.

Producer Price Index in april 2018
    Monthly changes  
  Index   Effect on Annual
  4. quarter 2005 = 100  %  index % changes %
         
Producer Price Index (PPI) 190.5 -1.3 -1.3 1.0
By industries        
Marine products 243.6 0.6 0.2 3.2
Power intensive industry products 190.6 -3.8 -1.3 1.1
Food production 173.9 -0.1 0.0 0.9
Other manufacturing industry 138.6 -0.9 -0.2 -2.8
         
By markets        
Domestic sales 164.9 0.0 0.0 0.1
Exported products 205.4 -2.0 -1.3 1.3

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