Press release: 11.937-003/19

Wholesale price index rose by 2.2% in December 2018 and by 4.2% year-on-year 2017/2018

Vienna, 2019-01-07 – The index of wholesale prices (WPI 2015) amounted to 106.4 (preliminary value) in December 2018 and thus increased by 2.2% against December 2017, as Statistics Austria reports. Compared to November 2018, wholesale prices decreased by 2.2%.

The annual average of wholesale prices in 2018 was by 4.2% above the previous year's level.

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