Price indices and purchase of agricultural products, November 2021

Producer prices of agricultural products higher also in November 2021

In November 2021, the producer prices of agricultural products were on average 20.1% higher than in November 2020. The value of agricultural products purchased in November 2021 was 25.4% higher than in November 2020 and 17.7% lower than in October 2021.

  • 14 January 2022 at 10:30
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  • provisional data
Average potato price at producers much higher than in November 2020

In November 2021, the producer prices of agricultural products were on average 20.1% higher than in November 2020. The prices of crop products were on average higher by 33.1% and of animals and animal products by 10.0%.

Of crop products, the prices of potato and cereals went up the most. Much higher were also the prices of fruit and industrial plants. Vegetable prices increased by 11.4% and wine prices by 3.1%.

The prices of animals for slaughter increased on average by 14.6%. Cattle prices went up the most (by 26.9%). Pig prices increased by 6.8%, while poultry prices decreased by 1.2%.
The prices of animal products were on average 6.3% higher than a year before. The average purchase price of milk was 8.8% higher and the average purchase price of eggs 2.8% lower.

The value of purchased cereals and livestock much higher than in November 2020

The total value of agricultural products purchased in November 2021 was 25.4% higher than in November 2020 and 17.7% lower than in October 2021.

The value of purchased products in the group arable farming was 61.2% higher than in November 2020. The value of purchased cereals was much higher than a year before, mostly due to higher value of purchased grain maize. Higher was also the value of purchased vegetables (by 12.1%). The value of purchased industrial plants decreased by 32.4% because a lower quantity of products was purchased. 

The value of purchased products in the group fruit and wine growing was 4.8% higher than in November 2020. The increase was caused by higher value of purchased alcoholic beverages (by 41.4%). In November 2021, a higher quantity of products was purchased as well as the purchase prices were higher. 

The value of purchased products in the group livestock breeding was 19.5% higher than in November 2020. The value of purchased livestock was much higher than a year before. In the same comparison, a higher quantity of animals was purchased as well as the purchase prices were higher. The value of purchased milk was higher by 8.6% and of poultry by 5.3%. The value of purchased eggs was lower by 16.4%.

Tables with the latest data are available in the SiStat Database.

Annual growth rates of producer prices of agricultural products, Slovenia
Annual growth rates of producer prices of agricultural products, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Producer price indices of agricultural products, Slovenia
XI 2021
Ø 2015
XI 2021
XI 2020
AGRICULTURAL GOODS OUTPUT125.62120.1
Agricultural goods output, excl. fruits and vegetables123.63117.4
CROP OUTPUT145.06133.1
Crop output, excluding fruits and vegetables166.32140.0
Cereals154.11167.2
Industrial plants133.42123.8
Vegetables and horticultural products122.33111.4
  fresh vegetables117.80113.7
  plants and flowers129.14108.5
Potatoes (including seeds)304.27191.3
Fruits138.37142.2
Wine137.71103.1
ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS111.66110.0
Animals for slaughter105.83114.6
Animal products117.36106.3
Source: SURS
Purchase of agricultural products, Slovenia
XI 2021XI 2021
X 2021 
XI 2021
XI 2020
1000 EUR1)index
Total59,80582.3125.4
Arable farming14,68554.9161.2
  cereals10,75860.9244.4
  industrial plants2,04531.567.6
  fodder plantszzz
  potatoeszzz
  vegetables2)1,67685.8112.1
Fruit and wine growing6,70590.7104.8
  fruitszzz
  plants3)zzz
  alkoholic beverages4,137160.1141.4
Livestock breeding38,170100.2119.5
  livestock13,573103.5155.7
  poultry6,80699.4105.3
  eggs4)1,74393.983.6
  milk15,63097.9108.6
  other animal products4)418132.5151.3
Other crop products6) 24652.399.1
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1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
2) Including dry beans.
3) Fruit plants and vine plants.
4) Eggs for consumption and hatching eggs.
5) Diary products, hides, honey and honey products.
6) Flowers, cultivated mushrooms and olive oil.
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
The monthly data for the current year are provisional. With each First Release the data can be corrected and completed with new data. The monthly data get the status of final data with the publication of annual data (at the latest at the end of February of the following year).

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