Export prices up 7.5%, import prices up 9.9%

Published: 15.12.2021 Related countries:  Japan Japan

In October 2021, export prices grew 7.5% y/y and were 12.7% higher after adjustments for the influence of the exchange rate.

The 14.5% increase in the prices of semi-finished products (mainly iron, steel, metal and wooden products) had a decisive impact on the development of the entire index, according to the information provided by the Czech Statistical Office. Import prices were 9.9% higher (15.1% higher after adjustments). Terms of trade dropped to 97.8% (98.8% in September).