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 2017 indices are compiled in the calculation base December 2016 and disseminated in reference base 2010.
In October 2017, the total producer price index was increased by 0.3% respect to the previous month; the index of producer price was increased by 0.4% on domestic market and by 0.2% on non-domestic market. The percentage change of the average of the last three months compared to the previous three months increased by 0.5% (0.5% on domestic market and 0.2% on non-domestic market).
The index increased by 2.0% compared with October 2016 (+2.2% on domestic market and +1.4% on non-domestic market).