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Jan
14
SundayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
21:45
NZD
Food Price Index (m/m)
med
-0.8%-0.4%

Food Price Index (m/m)

21:45
NZD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
-0.8%-0.4%

Details

Source
Statistics New Zealand
Measures
The Food Price Index (FPI) measures the change in the cost of food and food services purchased by households.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the NZD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the NZD.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Feb 13, 2018
Why Traders Care
Rising food prices can be a sign of future inflationary pressures which may lead the central bank to alter monetary policies. Also, it can result in slower economic activity as households spend more of their income on food rather than non-food items.
Acro Expanded
Food Price Index (FPI)
23:50
JPY
M2 Money Supply (y/y)
med
3.6%4.0%4.0%

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