Swedish retailer Ikea has increased prices on some UK products after being confronted by higher import costs following sterling’s slump since the Brexit vote.
Ikea raises UK prices after import cost hit from Brexit The flatpack furniture firm has boosted price tags by 3.6% in some areas.
U.S. Import Prices Rise 0.2% on Fuel Costs U.S. Import Prices Rise 0.2%
Prices for goods imported into the U.S. rose for the first time in five months in July, but the gain was almost entirely due to fuel costs, signaling that overall inflationary pressures remain tame.
Import Prices Down 0.5% on Falling Oil Costs Import Prices Down 0.5% on Falling Oil Costs
Prices for imported goods fell last month, led by the declining cost of oil, the latest indication that Americans face minimal inflation pressure this spring.
U.S. Import Prices Up Slightly on Oil Costs U.S. Import Prices Up Slightly on Oil Costs
U.S. import prices posted the first year-over-year gain in nearly a year last month, a sign of a slight increase in inflation pressures across the U.S. economy.
Import Prices Jump 0.9% on Fuel Costs Import Prices Jump on Fuel Costs
U.S. import prices spiked in February, as cold weather caused a surge in demand for imported fuels to heat homes and businesses. Nonfuel imports fell.
Tumbling Oil Costs Push Import Prices Down 2.5% in December Tumbling Oil Costs Push Import Prices Down 2.5%
Prices of imported goods posted their biggest drop in six years in December, more evidence that plunging oil prices are depressing inflation in the U.S.
U.S. Import Prices Rose Slightly in July Despite Lower Fuel Costs U.S. Import Prices Rise Despite Lower Fuel Costs
The price of goods shipped to the U.S. from abroad rose in July, a sign firmer inflation may be in the pipeline.
U.K. Import Prices Surge After Brexit Vote U.K. Import Prices Surge After Brexit Vote
British import prices rose in July at the fastest annual pace for five years, after voters’ decision to leave the European Union triggered a sharp fall in the pound.
Australia raises doubts over post-Brexit plans for EU food import quotas Australia’s trade minister says UK’s plan to share quotas for goods on low or zero tariffs with EU will hurt choice available to exporters Plans by the UK and European Union to share quotas for cheap food imports after Brexit have come under fire from Australia. Restrictions on how many products can be imported into the EU on favourable rates are set across the bloc and concerns have been raised internationally that exporters could take a financial hit when the UK quits.
Import prices on rise in Germany
U.S. Import Prices Rise on Higher Oil U.S. Import Prices Rise on Higher Oil
The overall price of goods shipped to the U.S. rose in June due to a rebound in oil markets, but underlying trends raised new concerns about the strength of the global economy.
U.S. Import Prices Rise for First Time in Nearly a Year U.S. Import Prices Rise
Prices for imported goods rose in May for the first time in almost a year, a sign that a rebound in oil markets is slowly pushing up inflation pressures in the U.S.
Starbucks Raises Prices Despite Declining Coffee Costs Starbucks Raises Prices by About 1%
Starbucks is raising prices slightly on some of its beverages to cover rising costs including wages and rent, even as prices for raw coffee have been falling.
U.S. Import Prices Rise at Fastest Pace Since 2012 U.S. Import Prices Rise at Fastest Pace Since 2012
Prices for imported goods rose at their fastest pace in over four years—1.4% in May—a sign that rising oil prices are contributing to firming domestic inflation.
Import Prices Rise on Strong Energy Demand U.S. Import Prices Up 0.6%
Surging costs for foreign food and natural gas drove the sharpest two-month gain in U.S. import prices in nearly two years.
Hertz Raises U.S. Car Rental Prices as Fleet Costs Grow Hertz Raises U.S. Car Rental Prices
Hertz Global said on Tuesday that it has raised U.S. prices for all Hertz, Thrifty and Dollar car rentals because of growing fleet costs
S.Korea's import prices rise for 2 months on expensive crude oil
U.S. jobless claims unexpectedly rise; import prices up modestly WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week in part as a backlog of applications from Puerto Rico continued to be processed, but the underlying trend pointed to tightening labor market conditions.
S.Korea's import, export prices rise for 4th consecutive month in October
U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.3%, Led by Gain in Energy Costs U.S. Consumer Prices Rise 0.3%
U.S. consumer prices picked up slightly last month, led by an increase in energy costs, through overall inflation remains weak as the Federal Reserve winds down its bond-buying program.
Wholesale Prices Rise As Energy Costs Jump Wholesale Prices Rise
U.S. wholesale prices rose for the second consecutive month in September led by energy and food costs. A separate report showed consumers increasingly confident about the economy and its prospects.
Japan Prices Rise on Higher Energy Costs Japanese Data Reassure Policy Makers
Japanese consumer prices increased in July at the fastest rate in over four years, a development that may reassure the Bank of Japan it is making progress in sparking inflation while putting a strain on households.
Egg Producers Feel the Pinch as Demand, Prices Fall, Costs Rise Egg Producers Feel the Pinch
That Easter egg hunt many are planning this weekend likely won't cost as much as last year. Consumption is on the decline, retail prices are falling and feed costs are going up.
Australian Business Investment Planning Sours As Costs Rise, Prices Slip - NAB Australian Business Investment Planning Sours - NAB
Investment plans by Australian firms went into retreat in the first quarter of 2012, threatening a key driver of the economy.
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