|Price index (Year 2015 = 100)||% monthly change||% annual change|
Monthly factory gate prices increased by 0.2% in June 2018. This compares to a decrease of 3.0% for June of last year. The annual percentage change showed a decrease of 0.2% in June 2018, compared to a decrease of 3.3% in the year to May 2018. See graph across and table 1.
In the month, the price index for export sales increased by 0.3%, while the index for home sales increased by 0.4%. In the year there was no change in the price index for export sales (this can be influenced by currency fluctuations) and a decrease of 1.3% in respect of the price index for home sales. See table 2 and Figure 2.