The producer price index (PPI) increased by 1.3% between April and May 2019.
Prices of marine products increased by 2.5% (effect on the index 0.6%), prices of other manufacturing industry increased by 1.4% (0.3%), prices of food increased by 0.8% (0.2%) and prices of power intensive industry products increased by 0.6% (0.2%).
The PPI increased by 7.8% from May 2018 to May 2019. Thereof prices of marine products increased by 18.5%, prices of other manufacturing industry increased by 12.7% and prices of food increased by 5.2% prices of power intensive industry products decreased by 1% in the same period.
Exported products have increased by 8.9% in one year, while products sold domestically have increased by 5.7%.
|Producer Price Index in May 2019|
|4. quarter 2005 = 100||%||index %||changes %|
|Producer Price Index (PPI)||212.6||1.3||1.3||7.8|
|Power intensive industry produc||210.9||0.6||0.2||-1.0|
|Other manufacturing industry||153.3||1.4||0.3||12.7|