Wholesale prices in Germany declined by 1.9 percent year-on-year in September 2019, after a 1.1 percent fall in the previous month and compared with market expectations of a 1.3 percent decrease. It was the third consecutive fall in wholesale prices, as cost dropped for mineral oil products (-11 percent); waste and scrap (-12.8 percent); cereals, raw tobacco, seeds and animal feed (-9.4 percent); and computing, peripherals and software (-6.6 percent). In contrast, prices rose for live animals (13.8 percent) and meat and meat products (5.2 percent). On a monthly basis, wholesale prices fell by 0.4 percent in September, following a 0.8 percent decline in August. Wholesale Prices in Germany averaged 101.98 Index Points from 2015 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 106.50 Index Points in November of 2018 and a record low of 97.30 Index Points in February of 2016.