|Price index (Year 2015 = 100)||% monthly change||% annual change|
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.