Venezuela - Producer Price Index (PPI)





Venezuela: Producer Price Index (PPI)

Mnemonic PPI.IVEN
Unit Index 2007=100, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 113.7 %
Data Jan 2019 1,123,413,948
Dec 2018 525,697,301

Series Information

Source Central Bank of Venezuela
Release Producer Price Index
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1997
End Date 1/31/2019

Venezuela: Price

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Price Index (CPI) Jul 2019 2,579,165,819 2,160,431,069 Index Dec2007=100, NSA Monthly
Producer Price Index (PPI) Jan 2019 1,123,413,948 525,697,301 Index 2007=100, NSA Monthly
Wholesale Price Index Jan 2019 3,878,562,228 1,409,173,937 Index 2007=100, NSA Monthly

Release Information

Producer Price Index for Venezuela by product classificaiton, as compiled by the Central Bank of Venezuela. Data is reported in two formats: including VAT, excluding VAT. Monthly from 2007.

Currently, the base year of the index is 2007.

The Producer Price Index is obtained using data from the Monthly Price Surveys of the Private Manufacturing Sector, which gather information from 1,077 establishments located in the 5 major cities of the country (Caracas Metropolitan Area, Maracay, Valencia, Barquisimeto, and Maracaibo) and their surrounding areas.

The basket surveyed is disaggregated into Divisions, Group and Class of Activity. The establishments report price information on 6,362 specific leading products and 327 product lines (7 digits). The base year of this indicator is 1997, in accordance with the new base of the System of National Accounts.