Producer prices in Ghana surged 7.1 percent year-on-year in April of 2019, the same pace as in the previous month. Prices continued to advance for manufacturing (7.5 percent vs 6.8 percent in March), mostly in production of coke, refined petroleum products (17.2 percent vs 13 percent); chemicals (4.6 percent vs 1.3 percent) and rubber & plastics (3.7 percent vs 3.1 percent). Meanwhile, cost slowed for mining & quarrying (12.3 percent vs 15.9 percent) and utilities (1.0 percent vs 0.8 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices increased 0.9 percent, after an upwardly revised 1.3 percent rise in the previous month. Producer Prices Change in Ghana averaged 14.85 percent from 2009 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 48.56 percent in August of 2014 and a record low of 2 percent in July of 2017.

Producer Prices Change in Ghana is expected to be 6.80 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices Change in Ghana to stand at 3.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ghana Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 2.60 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-02-20 07:30 PM PPI YoY 3.4% 4.4% 5.0%
2019-03-20 04:25 PM PPI YoY 5.4% 3.4% 3.2%
2019-04-17 10:10 AM PPI YoY 6.7% 5.4% 6.8%
2019-05-22 10:10 AM PPI YoY 7.1% 7.1% 7.3%
2019-06-19 11:00 AM PPI YoY 7.1% 7.0%
2019-07-25 11:00 AM PPI YoY 6.8%
2019-08-22 11:00 AM PPI YoY


Ghana Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 9.50 9.30 63.10 0.40 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 236.50 234.00 236.50 9.81 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 626.70 618.10 626.70 135.81 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 7.30 8.40 9.70 5.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.20 1.00 10.87 -3.34 percent [+]
Producer Prices Change 7.10 7.10 48.56 2.00 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 336.90 332.90 336.90 94.76 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 382.20 380.40 382.20 98.06 Index Points [+]


Ghana Producer Prices Change

Producer prices change refers to year over year change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ghana Producer Prices Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ghana Producer Prices Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.10 7.10 48.56 2.00 2009 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Argentina 66.90 Mar/19
Australia 1.90 Mar/19
Brazil 10.30 Mar/19
Canada 1.50 Mar/19
China 0.90 Apr/19
Euro Area 2.90 Mar/19
France 1.90 Mar/19
Germany 2.50 Apr/19
India 3.07 Apr/19
Indonesia 2.08 Mar/19
Italy 2.90 Mar/19
Japan 1.20 Apr/19
Mexico 4.52 Feb/19
Netherlands 2.51 Mar/19
Russia 10.90 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 0.10 Mar/19
Singapore 3.50 Mar/19
South Africa 6.20 Mar/19
South Korea 0.60 Apr/19
Spain 2.40 Mar/19
Switzerland -0.60 Apr/19
Turkey 30.12 Apr/19
United Kingdom 2.10 Apr/19
United States 2.20 Apr/19


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