Producer prices for final demand in the US rose 0.1 percent from a month earlier in August 2019, after a 0.2 percent gain in July and above market expectations of a flat reading. The cost of services jumped (0.3 percent vs -0.1 percent) while goods prices posted the biggest decline in seven months (-0.5 percent vs 0.4 percent). Excluding food and energy, producer prices advanced 0.3 percent in August after falling for the first time in two-and-a-half years in July. Year-on-year, the PPI rose 1.8 percent, beating market consensus of 1.7 percent; and the core index rose 2.3 percent, also above forecasts of 2.2 percent. Producer Prices in the United States averaged 109.84 Index Points from 2009 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 118.60 Index Points in August of 2019 and a record low of 100.20 Index Points in November of 2009.

Producer Prices in the United States is expected to be 118.93 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices in the United States to stand at 120.43 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Producer Prices is projected to trend around 124.62 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-11 12:30 PM PPI MoM May 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
2019-07-12 12:30 PM PPI MoM Jun 0.1% 0.1% 0% 0.1%
2019-08-09 12:30 PM PPI MoM Jul 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
2019-09-11 12:30 PM PPI MoM Aug 0.1% 0.2% 0% 0.2%


United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.70 1.80 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.30 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 256.30 256.16 256.30 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 264.25 263.57 264.25 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.40 2.20 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 112.18 111.47 112.18 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 118.60 118.50 118.60 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.80 1.70 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 125.50 126.30 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 125.10 125.70 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.70 1.80 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 267.26 267.10 267.26 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 211.08 213.41 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 111.81 111.61 111.81 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 118.20 117.80 118.20 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 109.85 109.62 109.85 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 2.41 2.59 3.40 2.41 percent [+]


United States Producer Prices

In the United States, the Producer Price Index for final demand measures price change for commodities sold for personal consumption, capital investment, government, and export. It is composed of six main price indexes: final demand goods (33 percent of the total weight), which includes food and energy; final demand trade services (20 percent); final demand transportation and warehousing services (4 percent); final demand services less trade, transportation, and warehousing (41 percent); final demand construction (2 percent); and overall final demand. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Producer Prices - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Producer Prices - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
118.60 118.50 118.60 100.20 2009 - 2019 Index Points Monthly
2009M11=100; SA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 372.68 Aug/19
Australia 111.60 Jun/19
Brazil 787.04 Aug/19
Canada 117.30 Jul/19
China 99.20 Aug/19
Euro Area 104.60 Jul/19
France 102.70 Jul/19
Germany 104.50 Aug/19
India 121.40 Aug/19
Indonesia 167.78 Aug/19
Italy 103.70 Jul/19
Japan 100.90 Aug/19
Mexico 99.45 Aug/19
Netherlands 106.20 Jul/19
Russia 671.10 Aug/19
Saudi Arabia 119.80 Jul/19
Singapore 96.80 Jul/19
South Africa 113.80 Jul/19
South Korea 103.55 Jul/19
Spain 104.20 Jul/19
Switzerland 101.40 Aug/19
Turkey 449.96 Aug/19
United Kingdom 116.10 Aug/19
United States 118.60 Aug/19


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