Export prices up 3.4%, import prices up 3.3%

10. 4. 2019

Export prices grew 3.4% y/y in February 2019. Import prices into CR gained 3.3%. Terms of trade decreased to 100.1%.

(ČIA) Export prices grew 3.4% y/y in February 2019. Import prices into CR gained 3.3%. Terms of trade decreased to 100.1%. Export price growth was influenced by higher prices of machinery and means of transport (up 2.7%). Import price hike was affected by a major increase in the prices of machinery and means of transport (up 4.0%). Month-on-month, export prices gained 0.3% and import prices 0.5%. Terms of trade totalled 99.8%. The information was provided by the Czech Statistical Office.