Industrial producer prices for products sold in the French market were unchanged in March 2019, following a 0.4 percent gain in the previous month, as a decline in prices of mining and quarrying products, energy and water (-1 percent vs -0.1 percent) was offset by an increase in manufactured product prices (0.3 percent vs 0.5 percent). Year-on-year, producer prices grew 1.9 percent, compared to 2.1 percent in February. Producer Prices in France averaged 100.34 Index Points from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 104.40 Index Points in November of 2018 and a record low of 96.50 Index Points in April of 2016.
Producer Prices in France is expected to be 104.04 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices in France to stand at 106.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Producer Prices is projected to trend around 110.81 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.