Japan - PPI (September): 0.2% m/m (expected 0.2%) and 3.0% y/y (expected 3.0%)

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

Producer Price Index from Japan for September

0.2 % m/m
  • expected 0.2% m/m, prior 0.0% 
3.0 % y/y
  • expected 3.0% y/y, prior 2.9%
Both in-line with expectations.
More:
  • Overall final goods prices (prices of finished products charged to businesses) + 1.5% y/y
  • Domestic final goods prices, (loosely tracks the CPI) + 0.7 % y/y 
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The PPI was formerly the corporate goods price index (CGPI)
  • which measures the price companies charge each other for their goods and services
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September bank loans out at the same time
  • Bank lending +3.0% y/y