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 Transitions from Stage-of-Processing to Final Demand-Intermediate Demand Aggregation System

Effective with the January 2014 Producer Price Index (PPI) data release in February 2014, BLS transitioned from the Stage of Processing (SOP) to the Final Demand-Intermediate Demand (FD-ID) aggregation system. The FD-ID system more than doubles PPI coverage of the United States economy by supplementing existing goods coverage with services, government purchases, exports, and construction. More information...

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  • September 2015 PPI data are scheduled to be released on October 14, 2015, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

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PPI for final demand unchanged in August; services increase 0.4%, and goods decline 0.6%


The Producer Price Index for final demand was unchanged in August. Final demand prices rose 0.2 percent in July and 0.4 percent in June. In August, a 0.4-percent increase in the index for final demand services offset a 0.6-percent decrease in prices for final demand goods.

Report on Quality Changes for 2015 Model Vehicles

November 18, 2014

The value of quality changes for a sample of 2015 model year domestically produced passenger cars and light motor trucks included in the Producer Price Index for October averaged $45.78 for passenger cars and $66.10 for light motor trucks. More...

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PPI Relative Importance Tables:

  • Final demand
    • Final demand by individual commodities (XLSX)
    • Final demand by component series (XLSX)
  • Intermediate demand by commodity type
    • Individual commodities of intermediate demand by commodity type (XLSX)
    • Component series of intermediate demand by commodity type (XLSX)
  • Intermediate demand by production flow
    • Individual commodities of intermediate demand by production flow (XLSX)
    • Component series of intermediate demand by production flow (XLSX)
  • Commodities, all levels (XLSX)
  • Wherever-provided services and construction (XLSX)

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PPI Percent Change Tables:

  • Final Demand-Intermediate Demand indexes percent change table (PDF)
  • Commodity indexes percent change table (PDF)

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