Producer price indices, December 2022

In 2022, growth of producer prices higher than the year before

In December, producer prices increased by almost a fifth at the annual and by 0.2% at the monthly level. Compared to a year ago, prices increased in nearly all activities.

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Annual increase the highest in electricity

In one year, producer prices grew by 19.3% (in 2021 by 10.6%). The prices of products for sale on the domestic market increased by 23.3% and on non-domestic markets by 15.3%. Of those, the prices of products for sale on the markets of euro area countries went up by 15.4% and of non-euro area countries by 15.1%. 

The prices of energy went up by 79.0%, of intermediate goods by 19.4%, of consumer goods by 14.3% and of capital goods by 10.2%. 

Prices increased the most in electricity (by 101.2%), followed by manufacture of coke and petroleum products (by 44.0%), manufacture of paper and paper products (by 36.6%) and printing and reproduction of recorded media (by 27.3%). Prices decreased only in manufacture of other transport equipment (by 2.9%). 

Monthly increase the highest in manufacture of beverages

Producer prices increased by 0.2% compared to the month before. The prices of products for sale on the domestic market increased by 0.5%, while those on non-domestic markets remained the same. Of the latter, the prices of products for sale on the markets of non-euro area countries went down by 0.1% and of euro area countries remained the same. 

The prices of energy increased by 1.1%, of consumer goods by 0.7% and of capital goods by 0.3%. Intermediate goods prices decreased by 0.1%. 

Prices increased the most in manufacture of beverages (by 8.3%), followed by manufacture of wearing apparel (by 3.8%) and manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products (by 2.2%). On the other hand, prices decreased the most in manufacture of basic metals (by 1.4%), followed by manufacture of wood, products of wood and cork (by 1.2%). 

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

Annual growth rates of producer prices, Slovenia
Annual growth rates of producer prices, Slovenia
Producer price indices, Slovenia
XII 2022
XI 2022 
XII 2022
XII 2021
I–XII 2022
I–XII 2021
XII 2022
  Ø 2015  
Producer price indices – total index100.2119.3119.6136.50
Main industrial groups
Intermediate goods99.9119.4123.0142.01
Energy101.1179.0170.4220.32
Capital goods100.3110.2111.1122.04
Consumer goods100.7114.3110.7123.49
Sections by SCA
B Mining and quarrying100.1117.7114.2131.44
C Manufacturing100.2116.3117.0132.64
D Electricity101.4201.2193.6244.68
E Water supply100.0107.1105.5125.06
Producer price indices, Slovenia
XII 2022
XI 2022 
XII 2022
XII 2021
I–XII 2022
I–XII 2021
XII 2022
  Ø 2015  
Producer price indices of the domestic market100.5123.3122.9143.27
Producer price indices of the non-domestic market100.0115.3116.3129.85
  euro area100.0115.4117.8130.54
  non-euro area99.9115.1113.4128.29
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