Export and import prices up in Q2

Published: 13.08.2019 Related countries:  India India

The growing Czech economy and demand abroad have been generated higer export proces in Q2.

 

 

 

Export prices increased by 1.7% year on year in Q2 2019. Import prices grew

 

by 1.5%. The terms of trade figures reached 100.2%. In terms of exports, the

 

biggest growth was recorded for prices of miscellaneous manufactured

 

articles (+4.3%), while only prices of other raw materials have dropped

 

(-1.5%). In import, prices of other raw materials increased the most (+ 8.7%).

 

Prices of beverages and tobacco decreased by 5.0% and prices of semifinished

 

products by 0.1%. Compared to 1Q 2019, export prices did not

 

change, import prices increased by 0.4%. The terms of trade figures reached

 

99.6%. The information was provided by the Czech Statistical Office.