Japan Producer Prices

Producer Prices in Japan remained unchanged at 102.80 Index Points in March of 2014 from 102.80 Index Points in February of 2014. Producer Prices in Japan is reported by the Bank of Japan. Producer Prices in Japan averaged 89.59 Index Points from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 115.50 Index Points in September of 1980 and a record low of 48.70 Index Points in June of 1962. In Japan, the Producer Price Index measures the average change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. This page provides - Japan Producer Prices - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-25

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
102.80 102.80 115.50 48.70 102.87 | 2014/04 1960 - 2014 Index Points Monthly
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Japan Producer Prices
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 100.70 2014-02-15 100.70 104.50 18.00 101.00 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 100.50 2014-02-15 100.40 104.10 32.00 101.00 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 109.10 2014-03-15 109.30 207.30 94.00 108.94 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Gdp Deflator 92.70 2013-11-15 89.60 112.70 89.60 91.97 2014-03-31 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 127.40 2014-03-15 127.70 190.40 45.90 126.19 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 2014-02-15 -0.20 4.10 -1.10 0.10 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Producer Prices 102.80 2014-03-15 102.80 115.50 48.70 102.87 2014-04-30 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate 1.50 2014-02-15 1.40 25.00 -2.52 1.50 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.30 2014-02-15 1.30 24.40 -2.40 1.50 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
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Producer Prices | Notes
Producer Price Index, also referred as Wholesale Price Index, measures the average change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. The PPI takes into account three areas of production: finished goods, intermediate goods, and raw materials or crude commodities.


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