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Headline: Producer prices in October 2016: –0.4% on October 2015
WIESBADEN – In October 2016 the index of producer prices for industrial products fell by 0.4% compared with the corresponding month of the preceding year. In September 2016 the annual rate of change all over had been –1.4%.Compared with the preceding month September 2016 the overall index rose by 0.7% in October 2016 (–0.2% in September and –0.1% in August).
In October 2016 energy prices decreased by 2.2% compared with October 2015, prices of intermediate goods fell by 0.7%. In contrast prices of non-durable consumer goods rose by 1.1%, prices of capital goods by 0.6% and prices of durable consumer goods by 1.2%.
The overall index disregarding energy rose by 0.3% compared with October 2015 and by 0.1% compared with September 2016.
Basic data and long time series are available in table Producer price indices for industrial products (61241-0004) in the GENESIS-Online database.
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