Producer prices in Kenya decreased 0.36 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019, following a 1.47 percent rise in the previous three-month period. It is the largest decline in producer prices since Q4 2016, amid falling prices of food (-5.02 percent), namely maize flour (-23.5 percent); other non-metallic mineral products (-1.26 percent); electricity (-1.26 percent); tobacco products (-0.19 percent) and wearing apparel (-0.12 percent). In contrast, the biggest increases were recorded in prices of wood and of products of wood and cork except furniture (21.25 percent) and rubber and plastics products (9.66 percent). On a quarterly basis, producer prices went down 1.38 percent, compared to a downwardly revised 0.37 percent gain in Q4 2018. Producer Prices Change in Kenya averaged 1.94 percent from 2012 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 6.77 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015 and a record low of -2.76 percent in the third quarter of 2016.

Producer Prices Change in Kenya is expected to be 3.00 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 Kenya to stand at 3.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Kenya Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-07-04 09:25 AM PPI YoY Q2 0.65% 1.53% 2.3%
2018-10-10 12:10 PM PPI YoY Q3 0.37% -0.04% 3.1%
2019-02-01 03:00 PM PPI YoY Q4 1.47% 0.61% 3.2%
2019-04-12 09:20 AM PPI YoY Q1 -0.36% 1.47% 2.5%
2019-08-19 03:00 PM PPI YoY Q2 -0.36% 3.0%
2019-10-10 03:00 PM PPI YoY Q3 -1.9%
2019-12-27 03:00 PM PPI YoY Q4 2.0%


Kenya Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 6.27 5.70 31.50 3.18 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 203.61 204.34 205.90 99.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 8.47 6.98 26.20 -1.15 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.36 -0.69 3.50 -1.20 percent [+]
Producer Prices 118.95 120.61 120.61 100.00 Index points [+]
Producer Prices Change -0.36 1.47 6.77 -2.76 percent [+]


Kenya Producer Prices Change

In Kenya, the producer price index measures the gross changes in the trading price of products on the domestic and non-domestic markets, at all stages of processing. This page provides - Kenya Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Kenya Producer Prices Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.36 1.47 6.77 -2.76 2012 - 2019 percent Quarterly
2011=100




Country Last Previous
Argentina 65.90 May/19
Australia 2.00 Jun/19
Brazil 7.30 Jun/19
Canada -1.70 Jun/19
China -0.30 Jul/19
Euro Area 0.70 Jun/19
France 0.80 May/19
Germany 1.20 Jun/19
India 1.08 Jul/19
Indonesia 1.93 May/19
Italy 0.90 Jun/19
Japan -0.60 Jul/19
Mexico 3.18 May/19
Netherlands 0.57 Jun/19
Russia 1.10 Jul/19
Saudi Arabia 2.10 Jun/19
Singapore -5.20 Jun/19
South Africa 5.80 Jun/19
South Korea 0.10 Jun/19
Spain -0.60 Jun/19
Switzerland -1.70 Jul/19
Turkey 21.66 Jul/19
United Kingdom 1.80 Jul/19
United States 1.70 Jul/19


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