Increase in Wholesale Price Index in 2018 Q3

RAMALLAH, Friday, The overall Wholesale Price Index (WPI) in Palestine reached 126.43 during the third quarter 2018 (base year = 2007), which indicates an increase by 0.45% compared with the Second quarter 2018, according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).

WPI for imported products (2007 = 100) reached 123.47 in the third quarter 2018, which indicates an increase by 0.58% compared with the second quarter 2018.

WPI for local products (2007 = 100) reached 128.29 in the third quarter 2018, which indicates a decrease by 0.62% compared with the Second quarter 2018.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency