Industrial Production Prices Index presented a year-on-year change rate of 22.4% in August (24.6% in July). The evolution of this indicator remained strongly influenced by the evolution of prices of energy and raw materials. Without those industrial groups, the variation was 11.3% (10.8% in the previous month). Excluding the Energy grouping, prices in industry rose 15.3% (same growth observed in July).
The monthly change rate of the total index was -1.0% (0.8% in August 2021).