Switzerland Producer Price Index (PPI) y/y reflects a change in prices for goods produced and sold by Swiss manufacturers in the domestic and foreign markets. The index measures a change in the given month compared to the same month of the previous year.
The calculation includes main production sectors, such as farming, mining, consumer goods production, energy and processing.
Producer prices are a leading indicator of consumer price inflation.
The chart of the entire available history of the "Switzerland Producer Price Index (PPI) y/y" macroeconomic indicator. The dashed line shows the forecast values of the economic indicator for the specified dates.
A significant deviation of a real value from a forecast one may cause a short-term strengthening or weakening of a national currency in the Forex market. The threshold values of the indicators signaling the approach of the critical state of the national (local) economy occupy a special place.