Table 2. Producer price indexes and percent changes for intermediate demand by commodity type

Table 2. Producer price indexes and percent changes for intermediate demand by commodity type(1) [Nov. 2009=100, unless otherwise indicated]
Grouping Other
index
base
Relative
Importance
Dec.
2018(2)
Unadjusted index Unadjusted percent
change to Mar. 2019
from:
Seasonally adjusted
percent change from:
Nov.
2018(3)
Feb.
2019(3)
Mar.
2019(3)
Mar.
2018
Feb.
2019
Dec. to
Jan.
Jan. to
Feb.
Feb. to
Mar.

Processed goods

Processed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 202.2 198.1 199.8 1.3 0.9 -1.4 0.4 0.8

Materials and components for manufacturing

00/82

45.595 189.4 186.3 186.6 0.6 0.2 -0.7 0.0 -0.1

Materials for manufacturing

  28.196 116.6 113.4 113.6 0.0 0.2 -1.1 -0.1 -0.2

Materials for food manufacturing

00/82

3.924 193.2 194.2 194.2 -0.9 0.0 0.1 0.4 -0.3

Materials for nondurable manufacturing

00/82

13.144 229.0 217.7 217.9 -2.8 0.1 -2.5 0.6 -0.5

Materials for durable manufacturing

00/82

11.128 209.8 207.3 207.9 3.7 0.3 0.0 -0.9 0.2

Components for manufacturing

00/82

17.399 154.9 155.3 155.4 1.8 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Components for nondurable manufacturing

  0.738 115.6 115.1 115.2 1.7 0.1 -0.1 -0.3 0.1

Components for durable manufacturing

  16.661 109.6 109.9 110.0 1.9 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Materials and components for construction

00/82

8.972 249.1 251.4 251.8 3.1 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.1

Materials for construction

  3.933 124.1 125.1 125.1 1.1 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0

Components for construction

  5.039 122.3 123.4 123.8 4.6 0.3 0.7 0.2 0.2

Processed fuels and lubricants for intermediate demand

00/82

18.850 189.6 174.6 181.8 1.1 4.1 -6.5 1.6 4.3

Processed fuels and lubricants to manufacturing industries

00/82

4.716 199.1 190.2 193.3 1.2 1.6 -2.9 -0.1 2.1

Processed fuels and lubricants to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

14.134 186.8 169.9 178.3 1.1 4.9 -7.8 2.2 5.0

Containers for intermediate demand

00/82

2.932 235.9 237.1 237.8 3.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

Supplies for intermediate demand

00/82

23.652 199.4 200.8 201.0 1.5 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.0

Supplies to manufacturing industries

00/82

2.912 201.2 202.1 202.2 3.2 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.0

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

20.740 197.7 199.1 199.3 1.3 0.1 0.4 0.3 -0.1

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, feeds

00/82

1.648 175.4 178.3 177.9 -6.5 -0.2 1.1 -1.7 -1.0

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, other than feeds

00/82

19.092 201.4 202.7 203.0 2.0 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.0

Unprocessed goods

Unprocessed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 194.4 185.1 191.3 -3.5 3.3 -9.3 -4.6 2.3

Unprocessed foodstuffs and feedstuffs

00/82

32.770 158.3 161.6 162.1 -6.0 0.3 -0.5 -1.0 -2.3

Unprocessed nonfood materials

00/82

67.230 211.6 193.3 203.5 -1.9 5.3 -13.6 -6.9 5.2

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel

00/82

37.923 246.1 232.8 249.8 -5.1 7.3 -3.8 0.8 7.2

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

36.277 227.4 214.3 230.8 -5.4 7.7 -4.0 0.8 7.6

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

1.646 261.4 266.6 266.3 3.6 -0.1 1.6 -0.4 0.0

Unprocessed fuel

00/82

29.307 148.9 126.6 127.9 6.2 1.0 -26.4 -20.0 0.7

Unprocessed fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

0.861 185.2 169.8 170.9 4.2 0.6 -17.3 -12.6 0.2

Unprocessed fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

28.446 150.6 127.8 129.0 6.3 0.9 -26.7 -20.2 0.8

Services

Services for intermediate demand

  100.000 119.9 120.5 120.8 2.6 0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.4

Trade services for intermediate demand(4)

  18.558 121.8 122.5 123.4 4.2 0.7 0.7 -0.1 0.8

Trade services for manufacturing industries

12/12

9.070 110.0 110.8 111.5 5.2 0.6 1.0 0.3 0.7

Trade services for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

9.488 109.6 110.1 111.0 3.4 0.8 0.6 -0.5 0.8

Transportation and warehousing services for intermediate demand

  12.130 127.0 128.0 128.0 2.8 0.0 0.2 -0.1 -0.2

Transportation of passengers for intermediate demand

  1.162 120.3 115.8 117.2 0.5 1.2 1.2 -4.1 -1.5

Transportation of passengers for manufacturing industries

  0.193 120.2 115.6 117.0 0.4 1.2 1.1 -4.2 -1.5

Transportation of passengers for nonmanufacturing industries

  0.969 120.3 115.8 117.2 0.5 1.2 1.2 -4.1 -1.5

Transportation and warehousing of goods for intermediate demand

  10.968 127.6 129.2 129.0 3.0 -0.2 0.2 0.3 0.0

Transportation and warehousing of goods for manufacturing industries

12/12

1.690 107.8 107.8 107.6 3.9 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.2

Transportation and warehousing of goods for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

9.278 113.6 115.2 115.2 2.9 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.1

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for intermediate demand

  69.313 118.0 118.5 118.8 2.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.3

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for manufacturing industries

  2.318 108.2 109.3 109.3 2.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for nonmanufacturing industries

  66.995 118.4 118.8 119.1 2.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.3

Construction

Construction for intermediate demand

  100.000 117.2 117.6 118.0 2.2 0.3 0.4 -0.1 0.3

Special groupings

Processed materials less foods and feeds

00/82

91.654 203.6 199.0 200.8 1.5 0.9 -1.6 0.4 0.9

Processed foods and feeds

00/82

8.346 188.6 190.1 190.3 -1.7 0.1 0.5 -0.1 -0.3

Processed energy goods

00/82

18.850 190.5 175.4 182.6 1.1 4.1 -6.5 1.6 4.3

Processed materials less energy

00/82

81.150 202.6 201.4 201.7 1.3 0.1 -0.2 0.1 0.0

Processed materials less foods and energy

00/82

72.804 204.0 202.4 202.7 1.6 0.1 -0.3 0.1 0.0

Intermediate distributive services(5)

04/10

29.526 121.6 122.6 123.1 3.8 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.5

Processed goods plus intermediate distributive services

04/10

- 113.2 111.8 112.6 1.9 0.7 -0.9 0.3 0.7

Unprocessed materials less agricultural products

00/82

64.573 214.6 194.7 205.5 -1.6 5.5 -14.2 -7.4 5.5

Unprocessed energy materials(6)

00/82

46.759 164.6 143.0 153.6 -1.2 7.4 -19.0 -10.7 7.3

Unprocessed materials less energy

00/82

53.241 202.4 204.9 206.3 -4.9 0.7 -1.1 -0.9 -1.0

Unprocessed nonfood materials less energy(7)

00/82

20.471 333.5 332.9 337.3 -2.9 1.3 -1.9 -0.7 1.2

Footnotes
(1) Further information about the Final Demand-Intermediate Demand Aggregation system is available online at https://www.bls.gov/ppi/fdidaggregation.htm
(2) Comprehensive relative importance figures are initially computed after the publication of December indexes and are recalculated after final December indexes are available. Individual items and subtotals may not add exactly to totals because of rounding differences.
(3) The indexes for November 2018 have been recalculated to incorporate late reports and corrections by respondents. All indexes are subject to revision 4 months after original publication.
(4) Trade indexes measure changes in margins received by wholesalers and retailers.
(5) Includes intermediate trade, transportation, and warehousing services.
(6) Includes crude petroleum.
(7) Excludes crude petroleum.

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