FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Import pries index has increased in April at the same pace as in March, 5.7% from the same month last year, and somewhat slower than the 5.9% pace posted in February, according to data released by German Statistics.

Oil and mineral prices have been partly responsible for most of the year-on-year increase, as excluding oil and mineral, prices have increased 1.5%. On the month, import prices have increased 0.9%.