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The ABS compiles two price indexes relating to the manufacturing sector: the Price Indexes of Materials Used in Manufacturing Industries; and the Price Indexes of Articles Produced by Manufacturing Industries (see Prices for more details). Tables 19.19 and 19.20 set out index numbers for selected components of those indexes.


19.19 PRICE INDEXES, Materials Used in Manufacturing Industries(a)(b)

Industry
1993-94
1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-2000
2000-01

Food, beverages and tobacco
107.7
111.0
111.7
106.2
110.0
110.5
110.8
121.0
Textiles and textile products
89.9
103.0
100.9
93.0
96.3
94.0
91.6
102.3
Knitting mills and clothing
107.7
109.3
111.4
105.9
107.1
106.4
102.6
106.5
Footwear
102.4
109.5
111.7
111.0
109.7
110.3
107.4
120.3
Leather and leather products
99.6
101.9
95.1
95.0
91.9
93.5
97.8
107.2
Sawmilling and timber products
115.3
111.3
114.0
113.7
119.8
119.8
123.0
132.8
Paper and paper products
89.7
95.8
108.3
97.0
96.4
97.6
99.8
110.0
Printing and publishing
102.7
101.1
114.1
105.8
105.5
108.1
107.7
116.5
Petroleum and coal products
101.9
100.2
103.5
117.2
108.4
94.4
157.8
217.7
Chemicals
103.5
107.8
113.9
110.7
111.9
111.4
114.0
126.3
Rubber and plastics
106.9
118.8
122.0
113.4
113.4
110.1
110.8
123.9
Non-metallic mineral products
109.8
114.3
113.7
113.1
112.6
111.3
110.7
111.5
Basic metal products
87.6
94.0
99.4
93.1
93.4
91.7
92.5
101.7
Fabricated metal products
100.8
104.4
108.7
106.2
107.3
106.2
106.1
111.7
Transport equipment and parts
115.0
116.2
115.1
110.1
113.5
116.8
120.5
125.2
Electronic equipment and other machinery
102.7
106.5
107.8
102.7
104.6
103.7
103.4
108.0
Other manufacturing
111.5
112.3
112.8
110.9
113.8
115.3
118.8
125.6
All materials
104.7
107.6
110.1
106.0
107.0
105.9
115.8
132.4

(a) Reference base year 1989-90 = 100.0.
(b) The index is on a net basis and relates in concept only to materials that enter Australian manufacturing industry from other sectors of the Australian economy or from overseas.

Source: Producer price indexes, Australia (6427.0).


19.20 PRICE INDEXES, Articles Produced by Manufacturing Industries(a)(b)

Industry
1993-94
1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98
1998-99
1999-2000
2000-01

Food, beverages & tobacco
112.8
115.2
117.8
119.0
122.0
122.6
125.1
131.4
Textiles and textile products
99.0
102.3
103.0
103.4
104.7
102.9
103.8
108.6
Knitting mills, clothing, footwear and leather
109.2
110.2
113.2
114.5
116.5
117.9
119.5
120.7
Log sawmilling and other wood products
113.3
116.6
116.2
116.8
118.9
121.0
126.0
130.7
Paper and paper products
109.0
108.8
113.0
111.5
110.2
110.4
111.3
114.9
Printing, publishing and recorded media
119.7
123.9
132.3
136.3
139.2
143.6
148.9
152.4
Petroleum and coal products
107.5
102.1
105.5
109.9
101.7
86.8
137.5
190.2
Chemicals
105.7
108.9
112.2
111.3
110.7
110.8
111.7
115.8
Rubber and plastics
107.0
108.9
112.8
114.0
113.8
114.0
114.9
119.1
Non-metallic mineral products
111.1
114.3
114.7
115.4
116.7
117.1
117.5
117.8
Basic metal products
94.6
101.6
104.1
98.2
102.2
98.7
104.8
115.4
Fabricated metal products
106.4
107.7
110.5
111.8
113.1
113.6
115.2
116.7
Transport equipment and parts
112.8
114.3
115.9
115.5
116.6
117.8
119.6
124.1
Electronic equipment and other machinery
105.5
106.8
107.9
109.0
109.7
109.1
109.9
112.3
Other manufacturing
111.7
114.4
117.3
118.7
119.6
121.4
123.8
128.8
All Manufacturing Industry Index
108.5
110.9
113.7
114.3
115.9
115.6
120.6
128.5

(a) Reference base year 1989-90 = 100.0. (b) For a full description of Division C, Manufacturing and the subdivisions within the Manufacturing Division, see Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC) (1292.0), 1993 edition.

Source: Producer price indexes, Australia (6427.0).


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