Russian producers’ prices up 6.3% month-on-month in April 2022 – Rosstat

TASS Russian News Agency | May 25, 2022 at 8:42 PM

MOSCOW, May 25. /TASS/. According to provisional data, prices of industrial goods producers in Russia gained 6.3% monthly in April 2022, the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) said on Wednesday.

In mineral resources mining, prices had the upsurge by 42.4% for coal, except anthracite, coking coal and brown coal, 41.7% for copper concentrates, 32.1% for natural diamonds (except technical grade ones), 27.3% for coking coal, 27% for tungsten concentrate, 25.3% for ore and concentrate of other nonferrous metals not included into different groups, 24.2% for apatite concentrate, 23.8% for natural gas, 20.9% for refractory clay, and 19.3% for zinc concentrate.

In the processing sector, the price hike was noted for coke and individual kinds of petroleum products: stable gas condensate by 52.5%, petroleum coke by 37.3%, briquettes, pellets and brown coal (lignite) agglomeration products by 25.4%, carburetor oil by 24.6%, other petroleum gases not assigned to different groups by 16.7%, other petroleum lube oils not assigned to different groups by 14.9%, industrial oils by 14.4% and diesel oil for reciprocating aircraft engines by 13.5%. Prices tumbled by 21.9% for furnace fuel oil and by 11.3% for mogas.

In the automotive industry, prices gained 21.1% for all-terrain vehicles, 14.65 for chassis with mounted engines for motor vehicles, and 12.7% for trucks. Prices lost 22.2% for internal combustion engines.