Producer prices in Malta increased 0.3 percent year-on-year in May of 2020, following a 0.6 percent rise in April. Cost slowed for consumer goods (1.3 percent vs 1.9 percent in April) and fell more for intermediate goods (-1.1 percent vs -0.3 percent). Meantime, inflation for capital goods was steady at 1.3 percent. On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent, after a 0.2 percent rise in April.
Producer Prices Change in Malta averaged -0.34 percent from 2001 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 9.50 percent in October of 2006 and a record low of -9.70 percent in October of 2007. This page provides - Malta Producer Prices Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malta Producer Prices Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2020. source: National Statistics Office, Malta
Producer Prices Change in Malta is expected to be 1.60 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 Malta to stand at 2.50 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malta Producer Prices Change is projected to trend around 2.50 percent in 2021 and 2.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.