The producer price index in agriculture in the second quarter of 2021 increased by 10.4% in comparison with the same quarter of 2020. The price index of crop output increased by 20.4% while the animal output decreased by 1.9%. In comparison with the previous year, the prices of the agricultural output went up by 8.1%. In crop output the prices increased by 17.1%, while in animal output decrease was registered - by 3.0%.
The index of prices of goods and services currently consumed in agriculture in the second quarter of 2021 was higher by 9.6% compared to the same quarter of the previous year and by 7.7% compared to 2020.