Price indices and purchase of agricultural products, June 2022

Producer prices of agricultural products continued to grow in June as well as in the 2nd quarter

In June 2022, producer prices of agricultural products increased at the annual level on average by 21.1%. The value of agricultural products was 27.5% higher at the annual level and 1.1% lower at the monthly level.

  • 12 August 2022 at 10:30
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  • provisional data
Average cereals price at producers significantly higher

The prices of crop products went up by 7.5%. The increase was caused by higher prices of cereals (by 64.7%), industrial crops (by 51.6%), plants and flowers (by 35.0%) as well as wine (by 21.1%). The average potato prices were higher by 11.1% than a year before, while prices of some types of fruit (cherries, peaches, table pears) were lower than a year ago.

The prices of animals and animal products increased by 29.5%. The prices of animal products went up by 33.5%. The average milk price at producers was 39.6% higher. The price has been increasing gradually since July 2021 and it was EUR 0.44 per litre in June 2022. The average egg price went up by 32.6%.

The prices of animals for slaughter were higher by 24.9%. The most notable increase was related to cattle prices (by 32.8%). Higher were also the prices of pigs and poultry.

In the 2nd quarter of 2022, the prices of cereals and potato much higher than a year before
 
In the 2nd quarter of 2022, the prices of agricultural products were 25.0% higher than in the same period of 2021.
Producer prices of crop products went up by 18.7%. The increase was caused mostly by higher prices of cereals and potato.
The prices of animals and animal products were higher by 28.1%. Cattle prices increased by 35.4% and the average milk price by 33.5%.

The value of purchased agricultural products also higher than a year ago

At the annual level, the value of purchased products in the group arable farming increased by 66.9%. The value of purchased cereals went up the most due to a higher quantity of purchased products and on average higher prices of cereals. 

The value of purchased products in the group livestock breeding was 28.0% higher. The value of purchased milk increased by 35.3% and of eggs by 43.9%. Higher than a year before were also the values of purchased cattle (by 33.9%) and poultry (by 16.4%).

The value of purchased products in the group fruit and wine growing was 10.7% lower. The value of purchased fruit decreased by 31.4%, while the value of alcoholic beverages was 17.8% higher.

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Annual growth rates of producer prices of agricultural products, Slovenia
Annual growth rates of producer prices of agricultural products, Slovenia
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Producer price indices of agricultural products, Slovenia, monthly
VI 2022
Ø 2015
VI 2022
VI 2021
AGRICULTURAL GOODS OUTPUT141.87121.1
Agricultural goods output, excl. fruits and vegetables136.59127.6
CROP OUTPUT161.42107.5
Crop output, excluding fruits and vegetables156.41118.0
Cereals199.20164.7
Industrial plants143.31151.6
Vegetables and horticultural products155.59103.4
  fresh vegetables155.05102.8
  plants and flowers177.30135.0
Potatoes (including seeds)188.79111.1
Fruits179.91101.7
Wine113.82121.1
ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS133.66129.5
Animals for slaughter122.27124.9
Animal products144.80133.5
Producer price indices of agricultural products, Slovenia, quarterly
IV–VI 2022
Ø 2015
IV–VI 2022
IV–VI 2021
AGRICULTURAL GOODS OUTPUT139.57125.0
Agricultural goods output, excl. fruits and vegetables134.85129.3
CROP OUTPUT160.57118.7
Crop output, excluding fruits and vegetables162.22139.5
Cereals190.62163.8
Industrial plantszz
Vegetables and horticultural products152.68108.9
  fresh vegetables152.13105.9
  plants and flowers154.86122.6
Potatoes (including seeds)245.14161.3
Fruits171.25115.8
Wine115.60118.4
ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS131.93128.1
Animals for slaughter122.52126.1
Animal products141.13129.8
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Purchase of agricultural products, Slovenia
VI 2022VI 2022
V 2022 
VI 2022
VI 2021
mio EURindex
TOTAL63.398.9127.5
Arable farming8.0157.4166.9
Fruit and wine growing4.287.689.3
Livestock breeding50.896.1128.0
Other crop products0.322.366.3
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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