5.4 Purchases and services

  For the first half of
(€’000) 2014 2013 restated
Materials 117,271 114,633
Change in inventories (3,880) (4,283)
Services 194,278 198,655
Rentals and operating leases 12,958 12,936
Total third party purchases and services 320,627 321,941
Total related party purchases and services 51,613 36,780
Total purchases and services 372,240 358,721

Total purchases and services for the six months ended 30 June 2014 increased €13,519 thousand over the corresponding period of the previous year, mainly due to the higher amount of production.

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