South Africa Producer Prices Change  2013-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Producer price inflation in South Africa increased 6.3 percent year-on-year in August of 2018 from 6.1 percent in July and above market expectations of a 5.95 percent gain. It was the highest producer inflation rate since December of 2016, as prices rose further for food, beverages and tobacco (1.5 percent from 1.1 percent in July); metals, machinery and computer equipment (4.3 percent from 3.4 percent) and transport equipment (10.9 percent from 10.1). On the other hand, cost eased for coke, petroleum, chemical, rubber and plastic products (15.8 percent from 16.1 percent); paper and printed products (5.0 percent from 6.8 percent) and electrical machinery and communication (7.3 percent from 8.2 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went up 0.6 percent, the same as in the previous month and above market consensus of a 0.45 percent rise. Producer Prices Change in South Africa averaged 5.70 percent from 2013 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 8.80 percent in April of 2014 and a record low of 2.61 percent in February of 2015.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-07-26 09:30 AM PPI YoY 5.9% 4.6% 5.2% 4.9%
2018-08-30 09:30 AM PPI YoY 6.1% 5.9% 6% 6.3%
2018-09-27 09:30 AM PPI YoY 6.3% 6.1% 5.95% 5.9%
2018-10-25 09:30 AM PPI YoY 6.3% 6% 6.1%
2018-11-29 09:30 AM PPI YoY 6.5%
2018-12-13 09:30 AM PPI YoY 6.5%


South Africa Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 4.90 5.10 20.70 0.20 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.10 0.80 6.70 -0.70 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 108.40 108.50 108.50 1.20 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 107.70 107.70 107.70 63.30 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 4.20 4.30 8.30 2.90 percent [+]
Producer Prices 109.20 108.50 219.40 4.10 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 6.30 6.10 8.80 2.61 percent [+]
Export Prices 151.10 149.00 155.50 0.60 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 141.70 141.40 143.60 1.20 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 3.50 3.40 15.60 0.60 percent [+]
Inflation Expectations 5.59 5.42 8.72 3.90 Percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 108.50 108.40 108.50 56.80 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 111.40 111.30 116.90 81.70 Index Points [+]


South Africa Producer Prices Change

In South Africa, Producer prices change refers to year over year change in price of goods and services sold by manufacturers and producers in the wholesale market during a given period. This page provides the latest reported value for - South Africa Producer Prices Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. South Africa Producer Prices Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.30 6.10 8.80 2.61 2013 - 2018 percent Monthly
2012=100, NSA




producer prices change by Country
Country Last
Argentina 54.60 Aug/18
Australia 1.50 Jun/18
Brazil 12.00 Aug/18
Canada 5.80 Aug/18
China 3.60 Sep/18
Euro Area 4.20 Aug/18
France 3.60 Aug/18
Germany 3.10 Aug/18
India 5.13 Sep/18
Indonesia 7.39 Aug/18
Italy 4.40 Aug/18
Japan 3.00 Sep/18
Mexico 6.86 Sep/18
Netherlands 4.84 Aug/18
Russia 15.30 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 15.90 Aug/18
Singapore 12.70 Aug/18
South Africa 6.30 Aug/18
South Korea 3.00 Aug/18
Spain 5.20 Aug/18
Switzerland 2.60 Sep/18
Turkey 46.15 Sep/18
United Kingdom 2.90 Aug/18
United States 2.60 Sep/18


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