Producer prices in Sri Lanka soared 9.4 percent year-on-year in August of 2021, following an upwardly revised 8.8 percent increase in the previous month. Prices rebounded for elecricity and water supply (1.8 percent vs -4.8 percent) and fell at a slower pace for agriculture (-0.8 percent vs -3 percent).Meanwhile,prices slowed for manufacturing (10.5 percent vs 11 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went up by 0.3 percent compared to a 2.2 slump in July. source: Department of Census and Statistics - Sri Lanka
Producer Prices Change in Sri Lanka averaged 6.52 percent from 2015 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 20.30 percent in April of 2017 and a record low of -3.40 percent in January of 2016. This page provides - Sri Lanka Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Producer Prices Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2021.
Producer Prices Change in Sri Lanka is expected to be 5.80 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Sri Lanka Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 3.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.