Germany's producer prices declined by 1.9 percent year-on-year in April 2020, following a 0.8 percent fall in the previous month and compared with market forecasts of a 1.8 percent drop. It was the third straight month of decrease in producer prices and the steepest fall since July 2016. Energy and intermediate prices declined, while cost rose for durable, non-durable, and capital goods. Excluding energy, producer prices fell 0.1 percent year-on-year in April, after a 0.5 percent gain in March. On a monthly basis, producer prices dropped 0.7 percent, compared with market consensus of a 0.6 percent decline.

Producer Prices Change in Germany averaged 2.02 percent from 1950 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 22.40 percent in June of 1951 and a record low of -7.80 percent in July of 2009. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Producer Prices Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Producer Prices Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2020. source: Federal Statistical Office

Producer Prices Change in Germany is expected to be -2.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices Change in Germany to stand at 0.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Germany Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 1.40 percent in 2021 and 1.60 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Germany Producer Prices Change

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.90 -0.80 22.40 -7.80 1950 - 2020 percent Monthly
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2020-02-20 07:00 AM Jan 0.2% -0.2% -0.4% -0.3%
2020-03-20 07:00 AM Feb -0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 0.0%
2020-04-20 06:00 AM Mar -0.8% -0.1% -0.8% -0.7%
2020-05-15 06:00 AM Apr -1.9% -0.8% -1.8% -1.8%
2020-06-19 06:00 AM May -1.9%
2020-07-20 06:00 AM Jun -2.2%
2020-08-20 06:00 AM Jul
2020-09-18 06:00 AM Aug


News Stream
German Producer Prices Drop the Most in Nearly 4 Years
Germany's producer prices declined by 1.9 percent year-on-year in April 2020, following a 0.8 percent fall in the previous month and compared with market forecasts of a 1.8 percent drop. It was the third straight month of decrease in producer prices and the steepest fall since July 2016. Energy and intermediate prices declined, while cost rose for durable, non-durable, and capital goods. Excluding energy, producer prices fell 0.1 percent year-on-year in April, after a 0.5 percent gain in March. On a monthly basis, producer prices dropped 0.7 percent, compared with market consensus of a 0.6 percent decline.
2020-05-15
German Producer Prices Fall the Most in 3-1/2 Years
Germany's producer prices declined by 0.8 percent year-on-year in March 2020, following a 0.1 percent fall in the previous month and matching market forecasts. It was the second straight month of decrease in producer prices and the steepest fall since September 2016. Energy and intermediate prices declined, while cost rose for durable, non-durable and capital goods. Excluding energy, producer inflation decreased to 0.5 percent in March from 0.6 percent in February. On a monthly basis, producer prices dropped 0.8 percent, compared to market consensus of a 0.7 percent fall.
2020-04-20
German Producer Prices Unexpectedly Fall in February
Germany's producer prices inched lower by 0.1 percent year-on-year in February 2020, following a 0.2 percent rise in the previous month and defying market forecasts of a 0.2 percent gain. Cost declined for both intermediate goods and energy, mainly due to natural gas; while cost rose for durable, non-durable and capital goods. Excluding energy, producer inflation declined to 0.6 percent in February from 0.7 percent in January. On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.4 percent, worse than market consensus of a 0.1 percent fall.
2020-03-20
German Producer Prices Unexpectedly Rise
Germany's producer prices unexpectedly rose by 0.2 percent year-on-year in January 2020, following a 0.2 percent drop in the previous month and beating market forecasts of a 0.4 percent fall. This was the first producer inflation since last August, as cost increased further for durable (1.4% vs 1.3% in December), non-durable (3.6%, the same as in December), and capital goods (1.3% vs 1.4%). On the other hand, prices fell further for both intermediate goods (-1.5% vs -1.8%), and energy (-1% vs -2.4%), mainly due to natural gas (-8.9%). Excluding energy, producer inflation rose to 0.7 percent in January from 0.4 percent in December. On a monthly basis, producer prices went up 0.8 percent in January, easily beating consensus of a 0.2 percent rise and after a 0.1 percent gain in December.
2020-02-20

Germany Producer Prices Change
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.