Prices of oil and imported raw materials
The prices of each raw material are recorded by external suppliers on the reference
The following products are taken into account by the price indices:
- Food raw materials: arabica, robusta, cocoa, tea, palm oil, sunflower oil, olive oil, broad beans and soybean meal, maize, rice, sugar, beef meat;
- Agri-industrial raw materials: wool, wood pulp, cotton, natural rubber, cattle hide, sawn tropical timber, sawn coniferous timber
- Mineral raw materials: ores of iron, copper, nickel, aluminium, lead, zinc, titanium, silver, gold, platinum and palladium.
Prices not included in the index are also published, i.e. wheat prices, prices of North Sea oil and refined products: premium petrol, diesel-domestic fuel oil, heavy fuel oil and naphtha.
In addition, the raw material price indices of other institutes are also published.