In August, Ukraine registered PPI deflation of 0.9% y/y, the State Statistics Service has announced. In m/m terms, producer prices rose by 1.2% compared to a decline of 2.9% in July and 2.7% in June. In Jan-Aug, producer prices increased by 1.9% ytd.
The prices in the mining industry and quarry development rose by 0.1% m/m and contracted by 4.7% y/y in August. The prices grew by 2.1% m/m and 10.9% y/y in crude oil production. In production of iron ore, prices rose by 1.3% m/m and contracted by 8.8% y/y, while in coal production the prices fell by 1.4% m/m and 7.7% y/y.
In the processing industry prices grew by 0.1% m/m and remained flat at zero in y/y terms. Prices of fuel production grew by 1.2% m/m and declined by 0.3% y/y, pharmaceutical products and medicines – by 0.6% m/m and 6.2% y/y. Prices in production beverages grew by 1.2% m/m (8.0% y/y), dairy products – by 1.1% m/m (9.5% y/y), bred and baked goods – by 0.2% m/m (5.0% y/y).
Tariffs for the supply of gas, steam and conditioned air grew by 4.5% m/m due to the rise in tariffs for electricity by 4.9% m/m (contraction of 2.1% y/y).
|PPI % y/y||January||February||March||April||May||June||July||August|
|Industry of Ukraine||1.5||-0.9||0.2||-1.0||1.9||-1.6||-1.6||-0.9|
|Mining and quarrying||-4.2||-6.7||-9.2||-4.2||-1.9||-0.9||-5.2||-4.7|
|Manufacturing of coal||0.6||-6.7||-11.9||-14.2||-9.2||-7.9||-7.8||-7.7|
|Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas||8.1||9.2||5.5||1.2||5.7||12.0||10.4||10.9|
|Mining of metal ores||-15.7||-15.7||-15.9||2.8||1.9||1.3||-10.2||-8.8|
|Manufacture of food products, beverages and tobacco products||4.3||4.6||4.2||3.9||3.1||4.0||5.3||5.2|
|Manufacture of dairy products||-2.7||-2.5||-0.4||2.4||3.4||5.2||8.1||9.5|
|Manufacture of bakery and farinaceous products||4.3||5.1||5.2||5.4||5.2||5.4||5.2||5.0|
|Manufacture of sugar||-13.9||-16.9||-15.9||-12.4||-10.9||-5.9||-4.0||-7.1|
|Manufacture of beverages||7.8||7.2||7.9||5.7||5.0||5.1||5.7||8.0|
|Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products||-10.2||-8.9||-10.4||-11.1||-10.9||-8.2||-5.0||-2.7|
|Manufacture of coke oven products||-20.6||-16.1||-17.9||-15.0||-14.1||-12.5||-10.9||-5.8|
|Manufacture of refined petroleum products||-1.4||-3.0||-4.2||-8.0||-8.5||-4.8||-0.1||-0.3|
|Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products||6.0||7.4||4.7||3.1||-4.5||-5.5||-3.0||-3.3|
|Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products||4.4||4.3||4.2||5.0||4.8||5.0||5.7||6.2|
|Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply||9.9||-1.5||6.5||1.7||14.9||-1.4||-3.3||-2.1|
|Source: State Statistics Service|
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