Import price indices, Slovenia, November 2017

In November 2017 import prices 0.9% higher at the monthly level and 3.0% higher at the annual level

In November 2017 import prices were 0.9% higher than in the previous month and 3.0% higher than a year ago.

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Import prices 0.9% higher than in the previous month

Compared to October 2017, in November 2017 import prices were 0.9% higher. At the monthly level, the prices of products supplied from the euro area and the prices of products imported from the non-euro area were higher by 0.9%.

As regards groups of activities showing the dynamics of prices by end-use, in November 2017 energy prices increased by 6.0% and intermediate goods prices by 0.8%, while capital goods prices and consumer goods prices haven’t changed.

In November 2017 import prices increased the most in the group electricity (by 13.3%), followed by the group coke and refined petroleum products (by 5.1%). The largest decrease was observed in the group computer, electronic and optical products (by 1.0%).

Import prices 3.0% higher than a year ago

From November 2016 to November 2017 import prices increased by 3.0%. This was the largest annual rise in the import prices since May 2017, when prices went up by 4.0%. In the same period the prices of products supplied from the euro area went up by 5.0% and the prices of products imported from the non-euro area by 0.6%.

The prices of imports increased the most in the group basic metals (by 17.4%) and decreased the most in the group computer, electronic and optical products (by 3.3%).

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Annual growth rates of import prices, Slovenia
Annual growth rates of import prices, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Import price indices, Slovenia
XI 2017
X 2017 
XI 2017
XII 2016
XI 2017
XI 2016
I–XI 2017
I–XI 2016
XI 2017
 Ø 2010 
Total100.9101.6103.0103.5108.03
Euro area100.9103.2105.0105.2109.21
Non-euro area100.999.8100.6101.5106.94
Main industrial groups
Intermediate goods100.8103.8105.3106.0108.13
Energy106.0104.2108.5109.0122.38
Capital goods100.099.3100.099.898.66
Consumer goods100.0100.0100.4101.2112.20
Products by Classification of Products by Activity (CPA 2008)
B Mining and quarrying103.5104.9104.4111.594.27
C Manufacturing100.7101.5102.8103.2108.22
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning113.3104.4113.2116.7120.34
Source: SURS
Detailed data and time series are available in the SI-STAT database.
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