FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The index of imported prices has increased 3.5% year on year in November, the highest jump since the 3.7% posted in September 2006, according to the German statistics office, Destatis, an increase substantially larger than the 1.3% and 2.3% posted in October and September.

One of the reason s of such high year on year increase has been the 0.4% price decline posted from October to November 2006. On the month import prices have risen 0.7%.

Export prices have increased 1.2% from November 2006.