ELSTAT: Greek import price index up 3.3 pct in November

The Greek import price index in the industrial sector grew 3.3 pct in November 2018, compared with the same month in 2017, after a 5.8 pct increase recorded in the 2017/2016 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Monday.

The statistics service, in a report on imported inflation, attributed this development to a 0.1 pct increase in the import price index from Eurozone states and a 6.0 pct rise in the import price index from countries outside Eurozone.

The import price index fell 3.2 pct in November from October 2018, after an 1.4 pct increase recorded in the same period in 2017.