Producer prices for final demand in the US rose by 0.6 percent in October 2018, following a 0.2 percent advance in September and easily beating market expectations of 0.2 percent. It was the biggest monthly gain in producer prices since September 2012 mainly boosted by a jump in costs for energy (2.7 percent vs -0.8 percent in September) and trade services (1.6 percent vs 0.1 percent). Prices also rose for foods (1 percent vs -0.6 percent) and transportation and warehousing services (0.6 percent vs 1.8 percent). The core index, which excludes food and energy, went up 0.5 percent in October after gaining 0.2 percent in September and also above forecasts of 0.2 percent. On a yearly basis, producer prices climbed 2.9 percent and the core index increased 2.6 percent. Producer Prices in the United States averaged 109.09 Index Points from 2009 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 117.20 Index Points in October of 2018 and a record low of 100.20 Index Points in November of 2009.

United States Producer Prices
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United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.30 2.70 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.20 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 251.99 251.85 251.99 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 258.44 258.14 258.44 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.20 2.20 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 110.65 110.27 110.65 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 117.20 116.50 117.20 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.90 2.60 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 127.20 127.20 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 128.20 127.60 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.40 1.40 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 259.94 259.88 259.94 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 212.41 213.48 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 110.37 110.21 110.37 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 116.10 115.50 116.10 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 108.60 108.47 108.60 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 3.00 3.00 3.40 2.42 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 November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
117.20 116.50 117.20 100.20 2009 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
2009M11=100; SA




Country Last
Argentina 268.06 Sep/18
Australia 110.30 Sep/18
Brazil 773.77 Oct/18
Canada 118.90 Sep/18
China 103.30 Oct/18
Euro Area 105.30 Sep/18
France 103.40 Sep/18
Germany 104.70 Sep/18
India 120.80 Sep/18
Indonesia 167.20 Sep/18
Italy 105.00 Sep/18
Japan 102.30 Oct/18
Mexico 128.55 Oct/18
Netherlands 106.70 Sep/18
Russia 694.50 Sep/18
Saudi Arabia 116.60 Sep/18
Singapore 88.10 Sep/18
South Africa 109.80 Sep/18
South Korea 105.78 Sep/18
Spain 106.20 Sep/18
Switzerland 103.40 Oct/18
Turkey 443.78 Oct/18
United Kingdom 114.60 Sep/18
United States 117.20 Oct/18


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