Switzerland's producer and import prices increased 4.4 percent from a year earlier in August 2021, accelerating from a 3.3 percent rise in the previous month, pointing to the highest increase since July 2008, due to a faster rise in both import prices (7.6 percent vs 5.9 percent in July) and producer prices (2.9 percent vs 2.1 percent). On a monthly basis, producer and import prices advanced 0.7 percent in August, following a 0.5 percent growth in July, led by higher cost for petroleum products; crude oil and natural gas; metals, and metal semi-finished products; wood products as well as rubber and plastic products. source: Swiss Federal Statistical Office
Producer Prices Change in Switzerland averaged 0.98 percent from 1964 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 18.66 percent in April of 1974 and a record low of -6.80 percent in August of 2015. This page provides the latest reported value for - Switzerland Producer Prices Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Switzerland Producer and Import Prices YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.
Producer Prices Change in Switzerland is expected to be 4.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Switzerland Producer and Import Prices YoY is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2022 and 2.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.