Sweden’s producer prices continued to increase in August, figures from Statistics Sweden showed on Friday.
The producer price index grew 14.2 percent year-on-year in August, following a 13.5 percent rise in July. Prices rose for the eight month in a row.
Import prices increased 11.9 percent yearly in August and rose 1.4 percent from a month ago.
Export prices grew 17.9 percent annually in August and increased 2.2 percent from the previous month.
On a monthly basis, producer prices gained 1.8 percent in August.