Product code

Price Index / Index of Producer Prices for Agricultural Products / 2017

Each product corresponds to a numeric code. Product codification is carried out by INSTAT staff according to Eurostat API code.
The Index of producer prices of agricultural products is divided into two main groups: Crop and animal products. For crop products prices are collected for the following groups: cereals, industrial crops, forage plants, vegetables, potatoes and permanent crops. For animal products prices are collected for animals and animal products. Within this framework prices are surveyed for four main categories of animals: Cattle, pigs, sheep and goats as well as poultry based on the live weight of animals for slaughter. Within animal products, prices are collected for the categories: milk, eggs and honey.