Industrial Producer and Import Price Indices – april 2009Industrial Producer and Import Price Indices - April 2009

In April, French producer prices in industry dedicated to the domestic market decreased by 0.9% after -0.3% in March (-6.4% year-on-year). The drop in prices, which had softened from February 2009, resumed in April because of the slump in prices of manufactured gas (-21.2%). Prices of manufactured goods levelled off (-0.1%) after unbroken decreases since August 2008 (-7.3% year-on-year).

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No 149
Paru le : 02/06/2009
Prochaine parution le : 29/09/2017 at 08:45 - August 2017

Comment

French producer price indices in industry

This delivery includes a correction on prices of manufactured gas and related aggregates on all the periods; the mistake had been committed during the change of classifications on 2nd of April.

In April, French producer prices in industry dedicated to the domestic market decreased by 0.9% after -0.3% in March (-6.4% year-on-year). The drop in prices, which had softened from February 2009, resumed in April because of the slump in prices of manufactured gas (-21.2%). Prices of manufactured goods levelled off (-0.1%) after unbroken decreases since August 2008 (-7.3% year-on-year).

In April, French non-domestic industrial producer prices were almost steady (-0.1% after -0.9% and 0.0%). They had been down by 3.4 % since April 2008.

Importation prices of industrial products

In April, prices of imported industrial products fell by 1.2% owing to the decrease in prices of products of mining and quarrying, energy and water (including gas). On the other hand, prices of manufactured goods were nearly unchanged (-0.1%). The global index dropped by 8.7% year-on-year, according to the fall in trading prices of petroleum products and raw materials.

Notice: Since February 2009 results, producer price indices in industry and industrial import price indices are expressed in base and reference 2005, according to the 2008 revision of the classification of activities and products (NAF rev. 2 and CPF rev. 2, identical to NACE rev.2 and CPA rev. 2).

Tableau

Tableau 1 – Industrial Producer and Import Price Indices, base and reference year: 2005, levels A 10 and A 17 of nomenclature CPF rev. 2, 2008

Industrial Producer and Import Price Indices, base and reference year: 2005, levels A 10 and A 17 of nomenclature CPF rev. 2, 2008
January 2009 February 2009 March 2009 April 2009 Change in 1 month (%) Change in 3 months (%) Change in 1 year (%)
French Producer Prices Indices in industry in industry dedicated to the domestic market (at basic prices)
BE:TOTAL INDUSTRY r107,1 r106,5 r106,2 105,2 -0,9 -1,8 -6,4
(DE) Mining and quarrying products, energy, water, waste management and remediation r121,5 r121,0 r121,3 116,2 -4,2 -4,4 0,4
CZ: MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS 105,0 104,4 r104,0 103,9 -0,1 -1,0 -7,3
(C1) Food products, beverages and tobacco r108,2 r107,6 r107,2 107,1 -0,1 -1,0 -6,1
(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products 81,3 78,7 76,3 79,7 4,5 -2,0 -45,9
(C3) Electrical and electronic equipments, computers, machines 109,8 r109,3 r109,5 108,7 -0,7 -1,0 0,9
(C4) Transport equipment 103,7 103,8 103,9 104,0 0,1 0,3 1,7
(C5) Other manufactured products 106,7 106,2 105,8 105,3 -0,5 -1,3 -2,8
French Producer Prices Indices in industry dedicated to the non-domestic market (at FOB prices)
BE: TOTAL INDUSTRY r101,9 101,9 101,0 100,9 -0,1 -1,0 -3,4
(DE) Mining and quarrying products, energy, water, waste management and remediation nd nd nd nd nd nd nd
CZ: MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS r101,5 101,5 r100,6 100,7 0,1 -0,8 -3,5
(C1) Food products, beverages and tobacco r109,9 r109,8 r108,9 108,5 -0,4 -1,3 -2,1
(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products 105,1 109,3 108,4 115,7 6,7 10,1 -35,7
(C3) Electrical and electronic equipments, computers, machines r98,2 r98,1 98,2 98,2 0,0 0,0 2,1
(C4) Transport equipment r98,6 98,6 r98,4 99,0 0,6 0,4 -1,2
(C5) Other manufactured products r102,5 r102,3 r100,8 100,3 -0,5 -2,1 -4,3
French Producer Prices Indices in industry dedicated to all markets (at basic prices)
BE: TOTAL INDUSTRY r105,4 r105,0 r104,5 103,9 -0,6 -1,4 -5,5
(DE) Mining and quarrying products, energy, water, waste management and remediation nd nd nd nd nd nd nd
CZ: MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS 103,8 103,4 102,8 102,8 0,0 -1,0 -6,0
(C1) Food products, beverages and tobacco r108,5 r108,0 r107,5 107,3 -0,2 -1,1 -5,5
(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products 84,6 83,0 80,8 84,8 5,0 0,2 -44,1
(C3) Electrical and electronic equipments, computers, machines 104,0 103,7 r103,8 103,4 -0,4 -0,6 1,5
(C4) Transport equipment r100,9 r101,0 r100,9 101,2 0,3 0,3 0,1
(C5) Other manufactured products 105,3 r104,9 104,2 103,7 -0,5 -1,5 -3,2
Importation prices of industrial products (at CIF prices)
BE: TOTAL INDUSTRY r103,8 r103,5 r103,1 101,9 -1,2 -1,8 -8,7
CZ: MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS r100,2 r99,9 r99,6 99,5 -0,1 -0,7 -5,2
(C1) Food products, beverages and tobacco 111,3 111,2 r111,2 111,8 0,5 0,4 -2,0
(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products 85,5 83,0 r82,0 85,6 4,4 0,1 -40,7
(C3) Electrical and electronic equipments, computers, machines r95,2 95,4 r95,6 95,4 -0,2 0,2 -1,0
(C4) Transport equipment 101,4 101,4 101,3 101,4 0,1 0,0 0,4
(C5) Other manufactured products r101,8 r101,4 r100,9 100,2 -0,7 -1,6 -4,7
  • The codes correspond to the level of aggregation A 10 (A 17) of the "NA" aggregate classification based on NACE and CPA rev. 2.
  • r: revised
  • nd: not available
  • s: confidential
  • Source : INSEE