Producer prices in Malta increased 3.1 percent year-on-year in February 2019, easing from 3.6 percent rise in the prior month. It was the lowest producer inflation since July 2017, as cost went up at a softer pace for intermediate goods (7.27 percent vs 8.41 percent in January) and for consumer goods (0.87 percent vs 0.96 percent), led by non-durable consumer goods (0.93 percent vs 1.09 percent) while cost was unchanged for durable consumer goods. In addition, energy prices remained flat while cost rose faster for capital goods (0.24 percent vs 0.19 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.23 percent, following a 0.07 percent drop in January. Producer Prices Change in Malta averaged -0.47 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 9.50 percent in October of 2006 and a record low of -9.70 percent in October of 2007.

Producer Prices Change in Malta is expected to be 2.50 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 Malta to stand at 4.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malta Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-27 10:00 AM PPI YoY 4% 3.4% 3.4%
2019-01-29 10:00 AM PPI YoY 3.8% 3.9% 3.5%
2019-02-26 10:00 AM PPI YoY 3.6% 3.8% 3.7%
2019-03-27 10:00 AM PPI YoY 3.1% 3.6% 3.9%
2019-04-30 09:00 AM PPI YoY 3.1% 2.5%
2019-05-28 09:00 AM PPI YoY 3.1%
2019-06-25 09:00 AM PPI YoY 2.9%


Malta Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.30 1.30 5.74 -1.08 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.00 0.90 4.16 -3.44 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 100.98 100.98 102.72 74.37 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 102.47 101.50 107.56 61.45 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 85.97 86.77 136.90 81.64 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 106.48 106.73 114.38 95.63 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 3.10 3.60 9.50 -9.70 percent [+]
Food Inflation 3.50 3.80 6.80 -0.40 percent [+]
Cpi Housing Utilities 104.99 104.75 109.63 99.38 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 100.58 100.27 105.89 87.51 Index Points [+]


Malta Producer Prices Change

In Malta, the industrial producer price index monitors the changes in selling prices of all leading products within a sample of 83 large enterprises which account for over 80 per cent of the total industrial turnover. The index includes prices for both domestic and non-domestic markets. This page provides - Malta Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malta Producer Prices Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.10 3.60 9.50 -9.70 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
2015=100, NSA




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Australia 2.00 Dec/18
Brazil 10.30 Mar/19
Canada 1.20 Feb/19
China 0.40 Mar/19
Euro Area 3.00 Feb/19
France 2.10 Feb/19
Germany 2.40 Mar/19
India 3.18 Mar/19
Indonesia 2.08 Mar/19
Italy 3.10 Feb/19
Japan 1.30 Mar/19
Mexico 4.52 Feb/19
Netherlands 2.23 Feb/19
Russia 10.90 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia -0.40 Feb/19
Singapore 0.60 Feb/19
South Africa 4.70 Feb/19
South Korea 0.10 Mar/19
Spain 2.40 Mar/19
Switzerland -0.20 Mar/19
Turkey 29.64 Mar/19
United Kingdom 2.40 Mar/19
United States 2.20 Mar/19


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