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Focus on Prices and Spending, Producer Price Indexes, Volume 2, Issue 2

Focus on Prices and Spending | Producer Price Indexes | Volume 2, Number 2

Chart 2. Twelve-month percent change in PPI for grains and for processed foods and feeds, not seasonally adjusted
Month Grains Processed foods and feeds

Jan 2006

0.4 1.2

Feb 2006

5.7 0.2

Mar 2006

-2.1 -0.5

Apr 2006

14.9 -0.7

May 2006

15.4 -1.2

Jun 2006

11.5 0.4

Jul 2006

16.7 0.9

Aug 2006

9.3 0.7

Sep 2006

17.6 1.0

Oct 2006

49.3 0.3

Nov 2006

68.6 1.5

Dec 2006

59.2 1.8

Jan 2007

54.3 3.0

Feb 2007

70.7 5.2

Mar 2007

67.0 6.4

Apr 2007

41.6 7.4

May 2007

45.5 8.1

Jun 2007

57.8 8.1

Jul 2007

34.8 7.6

Aug 2007

50.5 8.4

Sep 2007

58.8 8.3

Oct 2007

32.6 8.6

Nov 2007

20.3 8.0

Dec 2007

40.8 8.5

Jan 2008

63.1 9.2

Feb 2008

49.7 8.7

Mar 2008

66.2 8.9

Apr 2008

76.7 8.8

May 2008

65.9 9.7

Jun 2008

66.3 9.7

Jul 2008

69.9 12.5

Aug 2008

53.7 12.4

Sep 2008

37.7 11.0

Oct 2008

4.4 9.0

Nov 2008

-7.1 7.1

Dec 2008

-29.1 4.9

Jan 2009

-31.4 2.4

Feb 2009

-32.6 0.5

Mar 2009

-38.3 -1.4

Apr 2009

-36.5 -1.3

May 2009

-28.6 -1.9

Jun 2009

-30.7 -2.5

Jul 2009

-39.5 -5.8

Aug 2009

-35.0 -6.1

Sep 2009

-34.9 -5.4

Oct 2009

-9.4 -3.9

Nov 2009

-4.0 -2.2

Dec 2009

8.1 0.1

Jan 2010

-2.3 1.2

Feb 2010

-8.0 2.2

Mar 2010

-8.6 2.9

Apr 2010

-9.4 2.8

May 2010

-14.0 3.0

Jun 2010

-21.3 1.8

Jul 2010

-0.5 2.8

Aug 2010

10.6 3.4

Sep 2010

33.3 4.6

Oct 2010

38.0 5.7

Nov 2010

40.5 5.9

Dec 2010

49.7 (p) 4.9 (p)

Jan 2011

57.9 (p) 5.0 (p)

Feb 2011

85.0 (p) 6.9 (p)

Mar 2011

73.0 (p) 8.7 (p)

Footnotes:
(p) Preliminary. All indexes are subject to revision four months after original publication.

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