Slovenia producer prices fall in March
Producer prices in Slovenia decreased 0.6% year-on-year in March, following a 0.1% uptick in the previous month, figures from the Statistics Bureau of Slovenia (SURS) show.
The steepest drop in producer prices since October of 2016 was led by manufacturing (-0.8% vs -0.3% in February) and electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning (-0.1% vs 15.2%).
Elsewhere, costs slowed for mining and quarrying (0.3% vs 1.5%) while they continued to climb for water collection, treatment and supply (13.2% vs 8.5%).
On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.7%, after being flat in the previous month, SURS noted.
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