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PCBS | PCBS: The Palestinian Producer Price Index, during June, 06/2013

Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS)

Palestinian Producer Price Index, June, 06/2013

Increase in the PPI during June 2013

 The overall Producer Price1 Index (PPI) for  Palestine with its base year (2011=100) reached 103.36 in June 2013, as it increased by 1.17% compared to May 2013.

 Producer Price Index for locally consumed products (2011=100) reached 103.25 in June 2013, which indicates an increase by 1.26% compared to May 2013.

Producer Price Index for exported products (2011=100) reached 104.56 in June 2013, which indicates an increase by 0.25% compared to May 2013. 

 The changes of Producer Price Index for June 2013 were traced back to changes in prices of the following major activities compared to the previous month:

Major Groups


Agriculture goods:

  +  3.01%

Manufacturing group:

  +  0.24%


  -  11.84%

Mining and quarrying:

  -  0.68%

The trend line for the Producer Price Index in Palestine, for the period: June 2012 - June 2013

(Base Year 2011=100)




1 The producer’s price is the amount receivable by the producer from the purchaser for a unit of a good or service produced as output minus any VAT, or similar deductible tax, invoiced to the purchaser. The producer’s prices exclude any transport charges invoiced separately by the producer.