Domestic corporate goods price index up 2% y/y

  • expected +2.0% y/y, prior +2.1%

And +0.1% m/m, also in line

  • expected +0.1% m/m, prior -0.1%

Wholesale prices gaining, but as we've seen from the most recent CPI, consumer level prices still was below the 2% target.


Overall final goods prices (prices of finished products charged to businesses)

  • -0.1% y/y

Domestic final goods prices (loosely track CPI)

  • unchanged y/y

The PPI (formerly known as the corporate goods price index (CGPI)) measures the price companies charge each other for their goods and services


Little change in the yen FX rate on the data release