Panama - Wholesale Price Index





Panama: Wholesale Price Index

Mnemonic WPI.IPAN
Unit 1987=100
Annual 0.83 %
Data 2016 176.5
2015 177.98

Series Information

Source Instituto Nacional De Estadistica y Censo (INEC)
Release Wholesale Price Index
Frequency Annual
Start Date 12/31/1980
End Date 12/31/2016

Panama: Price

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Price Index (CPI) Sep 2019 104.84 104.89 Index 2013=100, NSA Monthly
Producer Price Index (PPI) 2016 Q4 109.67 108.21 Index 2005=100 Quarterly
Wholesale Price Index 2016 176.5 177.98 1987=100 Annual

Release Information

The wholesale price index (WPI) is an indicator that reflects changes in the prices of goods in the first commercial transaction within the national territory.

The weights used for calculating the import sector index are based on CIF value of imports recorded in 1985 for the Industrial sector value was used sales of the manufacturing industry in the Republic, obtained through the Survey Manufacturing Industry 1985, supplemented by other sources and industry Value was used agricultural production intended for sale in 1985. 

Subject to revisions.