The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Japan decreased to 99.80 Index Points in September of 2018 from 100.10 Index Points in August of 2018. CPI Transportation in Japan averaged 90.34 Index Points from 1970 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 104.40 Index Points in August of 2008 and a record low of 38.50 Index Points in January of 1970.
CPI Transportation in Japan is expected to be 100.49 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate CPI Transportation in Japan to stand at 101.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan CPI Transportation is projected to trend around 103.53 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.