Import prices in October 2018: +4.8% on October 2017

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Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishImport prices, October 2018+1.0% on the previous month+4.8% on the same month a year earlierExport prices, October 2018+0.2% on the previous month+2.0% on the same month a year earlier
Enlarge picture WIESBADEN – As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the index of import prices increased by 4.8% in October 2018 compared with the corresponding month of the preceding year. In September and in August 2018 the annual rates of change were +4.4% and +4.8%, respectively. From September 2018 to October 2018 the index rose by 1.0%.
The index of import prices, excluding crude oil and mineral oil products, increased by 2.4% compared with the level of a year earlier.
The index of export prices increased by 2.0% in October 2018 compared with the corresponding month of the preceding year. In September and in August 2018 the annual rates of change were +1.9% and +2.1%, respectively. From September 2018 to October 2018 the export price index rose by 0.2%.
More detailed data and long time series are available in tables Index of import prices (61411-0006) and Index of export prices (61421-0006) in the GENESIS-Online database.
For further information:Import and export price indices,tel: +49 (0) 611 / 75 23 02,contact form

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