Greek producer’s price composite index down 0.5 pct in October

Greek producer’s price composite index in the industrial sector (measuring both the domestic and external markets) fell 0.5 pct in October compared with the same month last year, after a 9.6 pct drop recorded in the 2015/2014 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Wednesday.

The statistics service, in a report, attributed this development to an 1.2 pct decline in the domestic market index and an 1.8 pct increase in the external market index.

The composite index rose 1.9 pct in October from September, after a 0.6 pct decline recorded in the corresponding period last year.