The Producer Price Index of Japan declined by 1.1 percent year-on-year in September 2019, following a 0.9 percent fall in the previous month and compared with market expectations of a 1.2 percent decrease. It was the fourth consecutive decline in producer prices and the sharpest since December 2016, amid trade tensions and increasing speculation of a further monetary stimulus. Cost fell further for oil (-11.9 percent vs -9.9 percent in August); chemicals (-4.8 percent vs - 4.7 percent); information & communication (-2.6 percent vs -2.5 percent); and transportation equipment (-0.5 percent vs -0.3 percent). Also, prices slowed for food & beverages (0.7 percent vs 0.8 percent); plastic (0.6 percent vs 0.8 percent); iron & steel (1.2 percent vs 1.4 percent); and ceramic, stone & clay products (2.7 percent vs 2.8 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices were flat, after dropping 0.3 percent in the prior month. Producer Prices Change in Japan averaged 1.40 percent from 1961 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 33.90 percent in February of 1974 and a record low of -8.60 percent in August of 2009.

Producer Prices Change in Japan is expected to be 2.00 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 Japan to stand at 1.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Japan Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 1.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-07-09 11:50 PM PPI YoY Jun -0.1% 0.6% 0.3% 0.3%
2019-08-12 11:50 PM PPI YoY Jul -0.6% -0.1% -0.5% -0.8%
2019-09-11 11:50 PM PPI YoY Aug -0.9% -0.6% -0.8% -0.4%
2019-10-09 11:50 PM PPI YoY Sep -1.1% -0.9% -1.2% -1.3%
2019-11-12 11:50 PM PPI YoY Oct -1.1% 1.8%
2019-12-10 11:50 PM PPI YoY Nov 1.2%


Japan Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 0.20 0.30 24.90 -2.50 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.00 0.00 4.10 -1.10 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 101.90 101.80 102.00 17.40 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 101.60 101.70 101.80 31.00 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.30 0.50 24.70 -2.40 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 104.40 101.60 120.00 87.80 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 100.90 100.90 112.50 47.40 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 91.60 91.50 207.30 84.10 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 92.30 92.80 190.40 45.90 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 0.50 0.10 31.60 -3.70 percent [+]
Producer Prices Change -1.10 -0.90 33.90 -8.60 percent [+]
Tokyo Cpi 101.80 101.90 104.30 31.30 Index Points [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 99.80 99.80 102.20 25.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 98.20 98.90 104.40 38.50 Index Points [+]


Japan 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. This page provides - Japan Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Producer Prices Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.10 -0.90 33.90 -8.60 1961 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 52.40 Jul/19
Australia 2.00 Jun/19
Brazil 4.50 Aug/19
Canada -1.00 Aug/19
China -1.20 Sep/19
Euro Area -0.80 Aug/19
France -0.70 Aug/19
Germany -0.10 Sep/19
India 0.33 Sep/19
Indonesia 0.90 Aug/19
Italy -1.40 Aug/19
Japan -1.10 Sep/19
Mexico 2.81 Sep/19
Netherlands -0.66 Aug/19
Russia -1.20 Sep/19
Saudi Arabia 2.70 Aug/19
Singapore -6.10 Aug/19
South Africa 4.50 Aug/19
South Korea -0.60 Aug/19
Spain -2.50 Aug/19
Switzerland -2.00 Sep/19
Turkey 2.45 Sep/19
United Kingdom 1.20 Sep/19
United States 1.40 Sep/19


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