Factory gate prices of goods produced by the UK manufacturers increased 1.6% from a year earlier in August of 2019, easing from an upwardly revised 1.9% rise in the previous month and below market expectations of a 1.7% gain. Cost slowed for wood & products of wood and cork (2% vs 2.7% in July); computer, electronic & optical products (2.3% vs 3.4%); electrical equipment (2.5% vs 2.6%); furniture (0.2% vs 0.3%) and food (1.5% vs 2.1%). Also, prices fell further for coke & refined petroleum products (-1.8% vs -0.4%); chemicals (-0.8% vs -0.4%) and basic pharmaceutical products (-0.4% vs -0.1%). Prices for materials and fuels paid by the UK manufacturers for processing (input prices) declined 0.8%, after a downwardly revised 0.9% increase in July and compared with market consensus of a 0.5% decrease. On a monthly basis, output prices edged down 0.1%, after increasing 0.3% in the previous month and against market estimates of a 0.2% gain. Producer Prices Change in the United Kingdom averaged 5.03 percent from 1964 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 27.80 percent in January of 1975 and a record low of -1.90 percent in August of 2015.

Producer Prices Change in the United Kingdom is expected to be 1.50 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 the United Kingdom to stand at 2.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom 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
2019-06-19 08:30 AM PPI Output YoY May 1.8% 2.1% 1.7% 1.9%
2019-07-17 08:30 AM PPI Output YoY Jun 1.6% 1.9% 1.7% 1.8%
2019-08-14 08:30 AM PPI Output YoY Jul 1.8% 1.6% 1.7% 1.8%
2019-09-18 08:30 AM PPI Output YoY Aug 1.6% 1.9% 1.7% 2%
2019-10-16 08:30 AM PPI Output YoY Sep 1.6% 1.3% 1.6%
2019-11-13 09:30 AM PPI Output YoY Oct
2019-12-18 09:30 AM PPI Output YoY Nov


United Kingdom Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.70 2.10 8.50 -0.10 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.00 3.37 -0.94 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 108.38 107.95 108.38 48.40 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 108.38 107.95 108.38 48.40 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 108.12 107.69 108.12 72.90 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.50 1.90 3.70 -0.10 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 105.98 104.98 105.98 4.16 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.60 1.90 27.80 -1.90 percent [+]
Food Inflation 1.80 1.40 13.00 -3.30 percent [+]
Inflation Expectations 2.90 3.20 4.60 0.80 percent [+]
Producer Prices 116.10 116.20 116.20 8.10 Index Points [+]
Retail Price Index 2.60 2.80 26.90 -1.60 percent [+]
Core Producer Prices 114.80 114.60 114.80 89.80 Index Points [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 107.20 107.10 107.20 31.70 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 114.90 113.40 114.90 40.40 Index Points [+]


United Kingdom Producer Prices Change

In the United Kingdom, the Producer Price Index (PPI) is a monthly survey that measures the price changes of goods bought and sold by manufacturers and provides an important measure of inflation. The factory gate price (the output price) is the price of goods sold by UK manufacturers. It includes costs such as labour, raw materials and energy, as well as interest on loans, site or building maintenance, or rent and excludes taxes. . This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Producer Prices Change - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom 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
1.60 1.90 27.80 -1.90 1964 - 2019 percent Monthly




Country Last Previous
Argentina 52.40 Jul/19
Australia 2.00 Jun/19
Brazil 4.50 Aug/19
Canada -1.00 Aug/19
China -0.80 Aug/19
Euro Area -0.80 Aug/19
France -0.70 Aug/19
Germany 0.30 Aug/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 0.30 Aug/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 -1.90 Aug/19
Turkey 2.45 Sep/19
United Kingdom 1.60 Aug/19
United States 1.40 Sep/19


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