Prices in agriculture and industry up a quarter

Published: 25.04.2022 Related countries:  Japan Japan

Agricultural producer prices increased by 27.2% y/y in March 2022, while industrial producer prices increased by 24.7%.

Construction work increased by 10.4% and market services for businesses by 4.9%, the Czech Statistical Office published. On a month-on-month basis, prices in agriculture rose by 5.4% and in industry by 4.2%.Prices for construction work were up by 1.0% and for services by 1.4%. In EU countries, according to Eurostat data, industrial producer prices were 1.1% higher m/m in February 2022 (5.0% in January). They increased the most in Slovakia, by 13.6%.