United States Producer Prices  2009-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Producer prices for final demand in the US fell unexpectedly by 0.1 percent in August 2018, after being unchanged in July and missing market expectations of a 0.2 percent gain. It was the first monthly decrease in producer prices since February 2017, as prices of services edged down 0.1 percent for the second straight month led by a 0.9 percent decline in cost of trade services. Meanwhile, prices of goods were unchanged, following a 0.1 percent advance in July, as a drop in food costs (-0.6 percent) offset an increase in energy prices (0.4 percent). The core index, which excludes food and energy, dropped 0.1 percent in August, also below market consensus of a 0.2 percent gain. On a yearly basis, producer prices grew 2.8 percent and the core index rose 2.3 percent. Producer Prices in the United States averaged 108.95 Index Points from 2009 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 116.40 Index Points in June of 2018 and a record low of 100.20 Index Points in November of 2009.

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United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.70 2.90 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.20 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 251.85 251.29 251.85 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 258.14 257.93 258.14 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.20 2.40 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 110.25 109.37 110.25 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 116.30 116.40 116.40 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.80 3.30 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 127.30 127.40 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 127.40 128.20 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.40 1.40 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 259.88 259.27 259.88 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 213.48 214.04 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 110.12 109.95 110.12 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 115.30 115.40 115.40 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 108.31 108.18 108.31 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 3.00 2.98 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 September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
116.30 116.40 116.40 100.20 2009 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
2009M11=100; SA




producer prices by Country
Country Last
Argentina 949.61 Oct/15
Australia 109.40 Jun/18
Brazil 753.28 Aug/18
Canada 119.40 Jul/18
China 104.10 Aug/18
Euro Area 104.10 Jul/18
France 102.80 Jul/18
Germany 107.80 Jul/18
India 120.00 Aug/18
Indonesia 166.01 Jul/18
Italy 103.10 Jul/18
Japan 101.70 Aug/18
Mexico 125.26 Aug/18
Netherlands 105.90 Jul/18
Russia 684.20 Jul/18
Saudi Arabia 116.70 Jul/18
Singapore 87.10 Jul/18
South Africa 108.50 Jul/18
South Korea 104.83 Jul/18
Spain 104.90 Jul/18
Switzerland 103.34 Aug/18
Turkey 396.62 Aug/18
United Kingdom 114.00 Jul/18
United States 116.30 Aug/18


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