Switzerland September producer and import prices +0.2% vs +0.3% m/m expected

Latest data released by the Federal Statistics Office - 14 October 2021 Prior +0.7% Producer and import prices +4.5% vs +4.4% y/y expected Prior +4.4% Another month, another jump in cost pressures with basic metals and semi-finished metal products as well as petroleum and natural gas saw higher prices. With supply and capacity constraints still persisting, the trend should continue through to year-end.Invest in yourself. See our forex education hub.

Switzerland September producer and import prices +0.2% vs +0.3% m/m expected

Latest data released by the Federal Statistics Office - 14 October 2021

  • Prior +0.7%
  • Producer and import prices +4.5% vs +4.4% y/y expected
  • Prior +4.4%
Another month, another jump in cost pressures with basic metals and semi-finished metal products as well as petroleum and natural gas saw higher prices. With supply and capacity constraints still persisting, the trend should continue through to year-end.
Invest in yourself. See our forex education hub.