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Portugal: Industrial production price rise 4% on year in March

Page created: Wednesday, 19 April 2017 14:33 GMT

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Industrial Production Prices  Industry   Inflation

Lisbon, April 19 (Lusa) – The industrial production price index rose 4% year on year in March, after rising 4.1% in February, Portugal’s National Statistics Institute (INE) said on Wednesday.

Excluding the energy group, the index rose from 0.9% in February to 1.5% in March, INE said.

The month on month change of the aggregate index was -0.3% (-0.2% in March of 2016).

In the first quarter of 2017, industrial production prices rose 3.9% on year compared to 0.1% in the fourth quarter of last year.

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