Industrial producer prices for products sold in the French market edged 0.1 percent lower from a month earlier in May 2020, after falling 2.9 percent in April, amid a reduced demand due the measures to contain the Covid-19 outbreak. A decline in prices of mining and quarrying products, energy and water (-1.3 percent) was almost offset by the slight rebound in manufactured product prices (0.3 percent). Year-on-year, producer prices slumped 4.1 percent in May, after a 4.5 percent drop in the previous month.
Producer Prices in France averaged 100.75 points from 2015 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 104.40 points in November of 2018 and a record low of 96.50 points in April of 2016. This page provides the latest reported value for - France Producer Prices - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. France Producer Prices - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: INSEE, France
Producer Prices in France is expected to be 99.82 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices in France to stand at 99.29 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France Producer Prices is projected to trend around 103.77 points in 2021 and 105.44 points in 2022, according to our econometric models.