Venezuela - Wholesale Price Index

Venezuela: Wholesale Price Index

Mnemonic WPI.IVEN
Unit Index 2007=100, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 175.24 %
Data Jan 2019 3,878,562,228
Dec 2018 1,409,173,937

Series Information

Source Central Bank of Venezuela
Release Wholesale Price Index
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2007
End Date 1/31/2019

Venezuela: Price

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Consumer Price Index (CPI) Oct 2022 5,654,207,045,137 5,326,371,620,985 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

Wholesale price index for Venezuela. Indexes including Value Added Tax and excluding Value Added Tax are reported. In addition to a general index, data is also reported for national and imported products.

Indexes are based to year 2007.

The study is representative of establishments belonging to commercial firms that employ five (5) or more people and whose head or main office is located in the following areas: Aragua, Carabobo, Distrito Capital, Lara, Miranda and Zulia.

Data is not seasonally adjusted.

The source organizes the statistics by general index, national products, and imported products.

Older discontinued indices (1997=100) are also reported for agricultural and livestock products, manufactured products, and substances and chemicals derived. 

The source does not currently update this data on a reliable schedule.