Japan Corporate Goods Price Index

In April 2017, CGPI rose by 2.1% YoY, accelerating from a rise of 1.4% YoY in March. After falling by close to 8% between 2014 to mid 2016, CGPI has recovered about a third of the fall since then.

Published monthly by the Bank of Japan. Updated to the month of April 2017 (published on May 15, 2017).

Brief overview of  "CGPI"

The Corporate Goods Price Index (CGPI) measures the price development of goods traded in the corporate sector.  One of the purposes of the index is to grasp the supply and demand conditions of individual goods, as well as to provide material for the economic assessment and the monetary policy decision-making.

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YoY% change in CGPI and CPI

YoY% change in CGPI and Import Price Index

CGPI by types of goods

CGPI by Import Price

Source: BoJ, JMA

The Next Release Date: June 12th , 2017.

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