Producer Price Indexes

The Producer Price Index (PPI) program measures the average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output. The prices included in the PPI are from the first commercial transaction for many products and some services.

PPI Stage of Processing Duplicate Codes Discontinued

Effective with the January 2016 PPI data release in February 2016, PPI ceased calculation and publication of SOP indexes. These indexes remain available, however, under their corresponding codes in the FD-ID system. More information…


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PPI for final demand decreases 0.1% in March; services decline 0.2%, goods rise 0.2%


The Producer Price Index for final demand fell 0.1 percent in March. Final demand prices decreased 0.2 percent in February and advanced 0.1 percent in January. In March, prices for final demand services declined 0.2 percent and the index for final demand goods rose 0.2 percent.

Report on Quality Changes for 2016 Model Vehicles

November 13, 2015

The value of quality changes for a sample of 2016 model year domestically produced passenger cars and light motor trucks included in the Producer Price Index for October averaged $90.35 for passenger cars and $128.57 for light motor trucks More...

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