Eurozone producer price inflation eases in JanuaryStaff Writer | March 2, 2018
Eurozone producer price inflation eased in January on energy prices, data from Eurostat showed Friday.
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The slowdown was largely driven by energy price inflation, which came in at 0.5% versus 2.7% a month ago.
On a monthly basis, producer prices climbed 0.4%, following December's 0.1% increase. The rate came in line with expectations.
In the EU28, producer price inflation fell to 1.9% in January from 2.5% in December. ■