Eurozone factory prices drop in August

(AGI) Brussels, Oct 2 - Factory prices in eurozone and the EUfell a joint 0.1 percent in August, pulled down by a drop inenergy costs driven by lower oil prices. With energy pricesdown 0.4 percent month-on-month and 4.4 percent year-on-year,prices at factory gates fell an annual 1.4 percent and 1.5percent respectively. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Brussels, Oct 2 - Factory prices in eurozone and the EUfell a joint 0.1 percent in August, pulled down by a drop inenergy costs driven by lower oil prices. With energy pricesdown 0.4 percent month-on-month and 4.4 percent year-on-year,prices at factory gates fell an annual 1.4 percent and 1.5percent respectively. (AGI) . .