Germania, prezzi import gennaio -0,8% su mese, -4,4% su anno

venerdì 27 febbraio 2015 08:45

BERLINO, 27 febbraio (Reuters) - Germany's Federal
Statistics Office reported the following economic indicator on

                         JAN 15      DEC 14      JAN 14
 Month-on-month           -0.8        -1.7       -0.1
 Year-on-year             -4.4        -3.7       -2.3
 Index (basis 2010)      100.2       101.0       104.8

NOTE - The Statistics Office said January saw the biggest
year-on-year drop in import prices since November 2009, when
they fell by 5.0 percent.
The Statistics Office said import prices for energy were 34.6
percent lower in January than a year earlier and 12.4 percent
lower than the previous month.
Excluding oil, import prices were up 0.8 percent month-on-month
and up 1.3 percent year-on-year.
The mid-range forecast of economists polled by Reuters had been
for a month-on-month fall in import prices of 1.0 percent and a
year-on-year drop of 4.6 percent ECONDE.