Prices for Industrial Products Decreased in Slovenia

On the annual level, the industrial production prices continue to decline since last summer. In September 2016, they decreased by 0.9%. The cost of products declined for the sales in both the domestic market (by 1.1%) and the foreign markets (by 0.6%). During the year, the prices have fallen by 1.3% in the euro area, and increased by 0.8% outside the euro area.

On the monthly level, the prices of industrial products grew by 0.1% in September 2016.

According to the Statistics Service, the biggest drop in prices during the year was noted in the field of coke and petroleum derivatives production (by 6.3%), and the maximum increase in prices was recorded in other areas of production (by 7%).