Import price indices, Slovenia, June 2021

In June 2021 import prices 1.9% higher at the monthly level and 10.3% higher at the annual level

In June 2021, import prices were on average 1.9% higher than in the previous month and 10.3% higher than a year ago. This time the highest monthly increase (by 37.4 %) was recorded in the group electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning.

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Import prices 1.9% higher than in the previous month

Compared to May 2021, in June 2021 import prices were on average 1.9% higher. At the monthly level, the prices of products supplied from the euro area were higher by 2.6% and the prices of products imported from the non-euro area were higher by 0.8%.

As regards groups of activities showing the dynamics of prices by end-use, energy prices increased by 12.8%, intermediate goods prices increased by 1.6%, capital goods prices increased by 0.7% and consumer goods prices increased by 0.2%.

The biggest monthly increase was observed in the group electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (by 37.4%) and in group crude petroleum and natural gas (by 15.6%), while the prices of imports in the group other transport equipment decreased (by 0.8%).

Import prices 10.3% higher than a year ago

From June 2020 to June 2021 import prices  increased by 10.3%. In the same period, the prices of products supplied from the euro area went up by 11.4% and the prices of products imported from the non-euro area by 8.8%.

In one year the prices of imports increased the most in the group electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (by 177.0%) and in crude petroleum and natural gas (by 162.4%), and decreased the most in the group leather and related products (by 10.9%).

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Annual growth rates of import prices, Slovenia
Annual growth rates of import prices, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Import price indices, Slovenia
VI 2021
V 2021 
VI 2021 
XII 2020
VI 2021
VI 2020
I–VI 2021
I–VI 2020
VI 2021
  Ø 2015  
Total101.9109.2110.3104.9109.72
Euro area102.6109.9111.4105.3113.44
Non-euro area100.8108.2108.8104.3105.09
Main industrial groups
Intermediate goods101.6114.2116.0108.0114.94
Energy112.8140.7157.9127.0139.41
Capital goods100.7104.1103.5101.8105.47
Consumer goods100.2100.9100.299.399.07
Products by Classification of Products by Activity (CPA 2015)
B Mining and quarrying111.3136.8169.0128.4123.50
C Manufactured products100.9107.9107.9103.6108.06
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning137.4152.4277.0201.1202.89
Source: SURS
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