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Business Price Indexes: March 2016 quarter
Embargoed until 10:45am  –  18 May 2016
Key facts

Business prices compared with December 2015 quarter:

  • The output producers price index (PPI) fell 0.2 percent.
  • The input PPI fell 1.0 percent.
  • Both PPIs were influenced by fuel and dairy prices.
  • The farm expenses price index (FEPI) fell 0.3 percent.
  • The capital goods price index (CGPI) rose 0.5 percent.
Price indexes: March 2016 quarter

Quarterly change

Annual change

Prices received by producers (output PPI)

 -0.2

 0.1

Prices paid by producers (input PPI)

-1.0

-0.9

Prices paid by farmers (FEPI)

-0.3

-1.5

Capital goods prices (CGPI)

  0.5

  3.1

Salary and wage rates, including overtime (LCI)

  0.4

  1.6

Prices paid by consumers (CPI)

  0.2

   0.4

 

Price indexes: December 2015 quarter

Quarterly change

Annual change

Export prices for goods (overseas trade index)

-5.7 P

-4.3 P

Import prices for goods (overseas trade index)

-3.7 P

-1.1 P

Symbol: P provisional    

 

 

Liz MacPherson, Government Statistician
ISSN 2423-0340
18 May 2016

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