Iran's EPI Grows 61%, IPI Rises 111%


Export Price Index, using the year ending March 2012 as a base year and in rial terms, stood at 292.2 in the last fiscal year (March 2018-19), registering a 61.1% increase compared with the year before, the Statistical Center of Iran’s latest report shows.

Last year saw the EPI stand at 132.4 in dollar terms, registering a 19.6% increase year-on-year.

The index stood at 388.6 in rial terms for Q4 (Dec. 22, 2018-March 20) of the last fiscal, registering a 24% increase compared with the preceding quarter and a 102.9% rise YOY.

In dollar terms, EPI stood at 140.1 in Q4, posting a 0.7% rise quarter-on-quarter and an increase of 23.9% YOY.