Finland in the world press

"FINLAND'S producer prices decreased for the sixth successive month in January, and at a slightly faster pace than in the previous month, data released by Statistics Finland revealed Monday.

The producer price index for the manufacturing sector dropped 0.9 percent annually in January, after falling 0.8 percent in December. Prices have now fallen for the sixth month in a row.

Prices of products sold on the domestic market slid by 0.3 percent during the month, and prices of export products fell by 1.6 percent.

Overall prices dropped especially due to reductions in the prices of oil products, manufacturing of basic metals and chemicals and chemical products from January 2013. This was curbed by higher prices of district heating, wood and machinery and equipment..."

RTTNEWS. 24 February