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Prices for U.S. imports rise 0.5% in September; export prices record no change

The price index for U.S. imports rose 0.5 percent in September, after declining 0.4 percent the previous month. Prices for U.S. imports increased 3.5 percent for the year ended in September. U.S. export prices recorded no change in September and rose 2.7 percent over the past 12 months.

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.1% in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
3.7% in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+134,000(p) in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.08(p) in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.2%(p) in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.6% in 2nd Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.9% in 2nd Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
+0.5% in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
unchanged in Sep 2018 News Release Historical Data