Malta's producer prices rose 1.6 percent from a year earlier in December of 2019, following a 1.4 percent in the prior month, as costs advanced faster for intermediate (2.8 percent vs 2.4 percent in November) and consumer goods (0.9 percent vs 0.8 percent). Meanwhile, energy prices were flat and capital goods inflation was steady at 1.8 percent. Industrial producer prices for the domestic market increased 0.9 percent (vs 0.8 percent in November) and non-domestic prices rose 2.1 percent (vs 1.8 percent in November). On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.2 percent, the same pace as in the previous month.
Producer Prices Change in Malta averaged -0.37 percent from 2001 until 2019, 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. source: National Statistics Office, Malta
Producer Prices Change in Malta is expected to be 1.80 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 2.70 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.