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Import prices increase 0.4% in September on higher fuel prices; export prices rise 0.1%

Prices for U.S. imports increased 0.4 percent in September following a 0.3-percent decrease in August. Export prices rose 0.1 percent in September, after increasing 0.4 percent the previous month. Over the past year, import prices advanced 9.2 percent and export prices rose 16.3 percent.

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.4% in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.8% in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+194,000(p) in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.19(p) in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.5%(p) in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 2nd Qtr of 2021 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.1%(r) in 2nd Qtr of 2021 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
+0.4% in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.1% in Sep 2021 News Release Historical Data