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CSO statistical release, , 11am

Wholesale Price Index

November 2018

 Price index (Year 2015 = 100)% monthly change% annual change
Sep 201896.4-2.3%-2.6%
Oct 201890.2-6.4%-2.1%
Nov 201893.73.9%-4.2%

Annual Manufacturing Prices decrease by 4.2% in November

Figure 1 - Manufacturing Industries Output Price Index
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Monthly factory gate prices increased by 3.9% in November 2018. This compares to an increase of 6.2% for November of last year. The annual percentage change showed a decrease of 4.2% in November 2018, compared to a decrease of 2.1% in the year to October 2018.  See graph across and table 1.

In the month, the price index for export sales increased by 4.1%, while the index for home sales increased by 0.1%. In the year there was a decrease of 4.4% in the price index for export sales (this can be influenced by currency fluctuations) and an increase of 1.1% in respect of the price index for home sales.  See table 2 and Figure 2.