Japan Corporate Goods Price Index

In February 2017,CGPI rose by 1% YoY the highest in last 26 months.The rise in wholesale prices metric was led by petroleum prices which grew remarkably by 27.1% YoY.

Published monthly by the Bank of Japan. Updated to the month of February 2017 (published on March 13, 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: April 13th, 2017.

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