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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  • January 2016 PPI data are scheduled to be released on February 17, 2016, at 8:30 A.M. Eastern Time.

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PPI for final demand decreases 0.2% in December; goods decline 0.7%, services rise 0.1%


The Producer Price Index for final demand decreased 0.2 percent in December. Final demand prices increased 0.3 percent in November and fell 0.4 percent in October. In December, prices for final demand goods declined 0.7 percent and the index for final demand services advanced 0.1 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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PPI Relative Importance Tables:

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

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Archived PPI relative importance tables and seasonal factors


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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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