Japan Corporate Goods Price Index

The Corporate Goods Price Index rose from 99.1 in November to 99.7 in December. CGPI has been consistently declining for the last two years, but the trend may be changing. Export and import prices have already been rising for the last three months.

Published monthly by the Bank of Japan. Updated to the month of December 2016 (published on January 16, 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: February 10th, 2017.