Sweden's producer prices continued to decline in September, albeit at a softer pace, figures from Statistics Sweden showed on Friday.
The producer price index declined 4.2 percent year-on-year in September, following a 4.6 percent fall in August. This was the ninth consecutive fall in prices.
Import prices decreased 8.7 percent yearly in September and fell 1.1 percent from a month ago.
Export prices declined 6.6 percent annually in September and rose 0.5 percent from the previous month.
On a monthly basis, producer prices rose 0.4 percent in September.