Croatia among EU states with marked fall in industrial producer prices

In November 2015, Croatia was among the European Union member states with a marked fall in industrial producer prices month on month, while in the EU28, their average fall was milder, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the EU.

In Croatia, industrial producer prices fell 0.6 percent from October, when they were unchanged. The same fall was recorded in Bulgaria, Italy and Great Britain.

The largest decreases in industrial producer prices were observed in Cyprus (-1.6%), Estonia (-1.1%) and
Denmark (-0.9%), and the highest increases in Malta (+0.3%), Ireland, France, Latvia and Slovakia (all +0.2%).

In November 2015, compared with October 2015, industrial producer prices fell by 0.3% in the EU28.

Year on year, industrial producer prices in Croatia in November 2015 fell 4.3%, after a fall of 4.5% in October.

In November 2015, compared with November 2014, industrial producer prices fell by 3.5% in the EU28. Industrial producer prices fell in all member states, with the largest decreases observed in Lithuania (-9%), the Netherlands (-8.1%), the United Kingdom (-7%), Greece (-6.6%) and Cyprus (-6.4%).

Last update: Fri, 08/01/2016 - 13:58

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