Ukraine registers PPI deflation of 1.6% y/y in June.

By bne IntelliNews July 8, 2013

Ukraine registered PPI deflation of 1.6% y/y in June, the State Statistics Service announced. Industrial prices fell by 2.7% m/m, mainly due to the reduction in the cost of electricity, gas, steam and conditioned air supplies by 8.7%.

In H1, industrial prices grew by 3.7%. Prices increased the most in the crude petroleum and natural gas extraction sector - up by 12% y/y. Mining and quarrying prices contracted by 0.9% y/y in June.

Manufacturing prices declined by 2.1% y/y, mainly due to 12.5% y/y decrease in manufacturing of coke oven products. Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment prices went down by 8% y/y.

The prices in distribution of utilities gas and water industry declined by 1.4% y/y in June.

% y/y January February March April May June
Industry of Ukraine 1.5 -0.9 0.2 -1.0 1.9 -1.6
Mining and quarrying -4.2 -6.7 -9.2 -4.2 -1.9 -0.9
Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas 8.1 9.2 5.5 1.2 5.7 12.0
Mining of metal ores -15.7 -15.7 -15.9 2.8 1.9 1.3
Manufacturing -0.2 0.5 -0.3 -1.8 -2.7 -2.1
Manufacture of dairy products -2.7 -2.5 -0.4 2.4 3.4 5.2
Manufacture of bakery and farinaceous products 4.3 5.1 5.2 5.4 5.2 5.4
Manufacture of sugar -13.9 -16.9 -15.9 -12.4 -10.9 -5.9
Manufacture of beverages 7.8 7.2 7.9 5.7 5.0 5.1
Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products -10.2 -8.9 -10.4 -11.1 -10.9 -8.2
Manufacture of coke oven products -20.6 -16.1 -17.9 -15.0 -14.1 -12.5
Manufacture of refined petroleum products -1.4 -3.0 -4.2 -8.0 -8.5 -4.8
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products 6.0 7.4 4.7 3.1 -4.5 -5.5
Manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medicinal chemical and botanical products 4.4 4.3 4.2 5.0 4.8 5.0
Manufacture of rubber and plastic products 0.6 1.2 0.7 0.2 -0.2 0.3
Manufacture of basic metals and fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment -5.6 -3.7 -3.9 -6.9 -8.2 -8.0
Manufacture of transport equipment -3.2 -2.4 -4.3 -6.6 -5.4 -5.5
Electricity, gas, steam and air-conditioning supply 9.9 -1.5 6.5 1.7 14.9 -1.4
Source: State Statistics Service            

 

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