Industrial prices in Ukraine in December 2017 increased by 1.7% from November 2017, according to the website of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.
The growth in industrial prices in December 2017 from December 2016 was 16.5%, it said.
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In particular, the mining sector saw a 2.9% rise in prices in December 2017 from November 2017, a 30.4% rise in December 2017 from December 2016, and a 50.7% rise in the entire 2017 from 2016.
Industrial prices in the processing sector grew by 1.2% in December 2017 from November 2017, by 18.5% in December 2017 from December 2016, and by 21.9% in 2017 against 2016.
The statistics service did not include data from the occupied areas in Crimea, the city of Sevastopol, as well as eastern Ukraine.
As UNIAN reported, industrial prices in Ukraine in 2016 increased by 35.7% from 2015.