Producer price indices and changes in industry sector by month
Producer price index (PPI)
Producer price index in industry is an indicator characterizing price fluctuations of industrial production in a set period of time.
The base year or the year of comparison for the PPI is 2015 (2015=100).
Producer price changes
Monthly, annual, quarterly or any other changes are calculated on the basis of price indices.
Price changes over the previous month reflect changes in the average price level during a month.
Price changes over the corresponding period of the previous year reflect price changes within a period of twelve months.
The annual average producer price changes show the average price changes in the 12 months of the reference year as compared to the corresponding 12 months of the previous year.