13-Dec-2010 11:07 AM

Japan wholesale prices increase; price of goods decline

Bank of Japan stated (10-Dec-2010) Japan's wholesale prices increased 0.9% year-on-year in Nov-2010 following a revised 0.8% annual increase in Oct-2010. Overall final goods prices declined 0.6% while domestic final goods prices declined 0.2%. Export prices, meanwhile, rose 1.2% month-on-month by declined 3.1% year-on-year.