Iran's EPI Increases 71%, IPI Grows 121% YOY

The export price index (using the fiscal year ending March 2012 as the base year and in terms of rial) stood at 313.3 for the third quarter of the current Iranian year (Sept. 23-Dec. 21, 2018).

According to the Statistical Center of Iran’s latest report, this registers a 30.3% increase compared with the preceding quarter (summer) and a 71.7% rise compared with the same quarter of the year before.

The average EPI during the four quarters to Dec. 21 witnessed a 37.4% growth year-on-year.

The third quarter saw EPI stand at 139.1 in dollar terms, registering a 10.4% increase compared with the preceding quarter and a rise of 26.3% compared with the same quarter of last year.