The industrial producer price index measures the evolution of output prices for goods manufactured in Italy and sold on the domestic and non-domestic markets. Since January 2015 indices are compiled in the calculation base December 2014 and disseminated in reference base 2010.
In March 2015 the total producer price index was unchanged with respect to the previous month; the index of producer price decreased by 0.1% on domestic market and increased by 0.1% on non-domestic market. The percentage change of the average of the last three months compared to the previous three months was -1.4% (-1.9% on domestic market and -0.2% on non-domestic market).
The index decreased by 2.4% compared with March 2014 (-3.1% on domestic market and -0.1% on non-domestic market).
Next release: 29 May 2015