Commodity Prices Indices And Terms Of Trade Q4 2019
Between October and December 2019 (Jan 2018=100):
- The All commodity group import index fell by 3.27%. This was due to fall in the prices of Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, spirits; Miscellaneous manufactured articles, and Live animals and animal products.
- The All commodity group export price index decreased by 2.6 % due to declines in prices of Miscellaneous manufactured articles, Plastic, rubber and base metals and articles.
- The All commodity terms of trade (TOT) index had marginal increase of 0.81% as a result of increases in the prices of Vegetable products, Live animals, animal products and prepared foodstuffs
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics