Agricultural input price indices, Slovenia, 2020

In 2020 agricultural input prices lower on average by 0.3%

In 2020, agricultural input prices decreased on average by 0.3%, while compared to 2019 they were lower on average by 1.4%.

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Annual growth of agricultural input prices at -0.3%
In 2020, annual growth of agricultural input prices was on average at -0.3% (in 2019 at 1.2%), while average annual price growth was at -1.4% (in 2019 at 2.7%).

Lower prices of goods and services currently consumed in agriculture
In 2020, the prices of goods and services currently consumed in agriculture decreased on average by 1.6%, while compared to 2019 they were lower on average by 3.0%.

In 2020 prices of energy and lubricants decreased the most (on average by 14.1%), followed by prices of fertilizers (on average lower by 11.5%) and prices of seeds of crops (lower on average by 1.1%).

In 2020 higher prices of animal feeding-stuffs
In 2020 the prices of animal feeding-stuffs increased on average by 6.3%, while compared to 2019 they were lower on average by 0.2%.

In this year prices of straight feeding-stuffs increased on average by 12.1% and prices of compound feeding-stuffs by 5.7%. Among straight feeding-stuffs in 2020 the highest price increase was recorded at the group other straight feeding-stuffs (on average at 32.8%) and the lowest at the group products of animal origin (on average at 3.6%). As regards compound feeding-stuffs, compound feeding-stuffs for poultry went up the most (on average by 6.6%) and the least (on average by 3.2%) went up compound feeding-stuffs for calves. Prices of other compound feeding-stuffs (for sheep and goats) remained in 2020 the same as in 2019.

Higher prices of goods and services contributing to agricultural investment
In 2020 the prices of goods and services contributing to agricultural investment increased on average by 2.2%, while compared to 2019, these prices were higher on average by 2.0%.
 
Higher prices of maintenance and buildings
In 2020 the prices of materials increased on average by 2.0% and of buildings by 2.6%. In the group maintenance prices of machinery and other equipment increased in one year on average by 1.4% and prices of transport equipment (of tractors) by 2.7%.
Average annual increase of agricultural input and output prices, Slovenia
Average annual increase of agricultural input and output prices, Slovenia
1) Agricultural output prices (producer prices of agricultural products).
Source: SURS
Agricultural input price indices, Slovenia
Ø 2020
Ø 2015 
Ø 2020
Ø 2019
XII 2020
XII 2019 
Goods and services currently consumed in agriculture (Input 1)100.3397.098.4
Seeds and planting stock100.7099.098.9
Energy; lubricants92.4586.685.9
Fertilizers and soil improvers81.7892.388.5
Plant protection products and pesticides111.03104.1104.2
Veterinary expenses110.71100.5100.0
Animal feedingstuffs103.5399.8106.3
Maintenance of materials103.85101.1103.6
Maintenance of buildings109.98104.6106.9
Other goods and services114.14103.7103.0
Goods and services contributing to agricultural investment (Input 2)112.73102.0102.2
Materials112.91102.1102.0
Buildings112.24101.8102.6
Total (Input 1 + Input 2)104.1598.699.7
Source: SURS
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