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.
2017(2)
Unadjusted index Unadjusted percent
change to Sept. 2018
from:
Seasonally adjusted
percent change from:
May
2018(3)
Aug.
2018(3)
Sept.
2018(3)
Sept.
2017
Aug.
2018
June to
July
July to
Aug.
Aug. to
Sept.

Processed goods

Processed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 201.7 203.6 203.8 5.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Materials and components for manufacturing

00/82

45.759 187.5 189.1 189.2 4.9 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.2

Materials for manufacturing

  28.268 115.4 116.6 116.7 6.6 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3

Materials for food manufacturing

00/82

4.060 198.2 193.7 193.0 -2.2 -0.4 -1.1 -0.9 -0.3

Materials for nondurable manufacturing

00/82

13.579 224.6 228.3 229.1 7.5 0.4 1.2 0.5 0.7

Materials for durable manufacturing

00/82

10.629 207.3 210.6 210.3 8.4 -0.1 0.0 0.2 -0.1

Components for manufacturing

00/82

17.491 153.3 154.1 154.3 2.3 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1

Components for nondurable manufacturing

  0.743 113.8 115.1 115.1 3.0 0.0 0.7 0.3 0.0

Components for durable manufacturing

  16.748 108.5 109.0 109.1 2.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1

Materials and components for construction

00/82

8.787 248.1 249.3 249.8 5.8 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.3

Materials for construction

  3.875 125.5 125.8 125.9 6.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6 0.2

Components for construction

  4.912 120.3 121.1 121.5 5.7 0.3 -0.2 0.3 0.3

Processed fuels and lubricants for intermediate demand

00/82

18.846 191.9 196.9 198.1 11.5 0.6 -1.3 -0.3 -0.2

Processed fuels and lubricants to manufacturing industries

00/82

4.678 196.5 209.1 208.8 11.0 -0.1 -1.0 0.6 0.1

Processed fuels and lubricants to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

14.168 190.6 193.3 194.8 11.6 0.8 -1.3 -0.6 -0.3

Containers for intermediate demand

00/82

2.909 233.4 235.9 236.1 3.7 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0

Supplies for intermediate demand

00/82

23.698 199.7 199.8 199.0 2.9 -0.4 0.2 -0.1 -0.4

Supplies to manufacturing industries

00/82

2.870 198.0 199.4 199.8 4.7 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.2

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

20.828 198.4 198.3 197.3 2.7 -0.5 0.1 -0.1 -0.4

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, feeds

00/82

1.663 194.5 188.7 177.4 2.5 -6.0 -1.2 -1.0 -5.5

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, other than feeds

00/82

19.165 200.4 200.8 200.9 2.7 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Unprocessed goods

Unprocessed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 205.7 193.0 194.9 4.3 1.0 2.7 -5.8 1.7

Unprocessed foodstuffs and feedstuffs

00/82

36.697 172.0 152.5 150.5 -5.8 -1.3 -2.0 -5.2 0.6

Unprocessed nonfood materials

00/82

63.303 220.5 213.4 218.2 10.6 2.2 5.3 -6.1 2.2

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel

00/82

42.776 281.3 265.0 272.5 17.2 2.8 6.2 -7.9 2.8

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

41.044 261.4 245.7 252.8 17.9 2.9 6.5 -8.2 2.9

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

1.732 258.4 259.7 260.3 3.2 0.2 0.7 -0.2 0.5

Unprocessed fuel

00/82

20.527 126.0 130.4 131.6 -3.5 0.9 3.1 -1.4 0.8

Unprocessed fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

0.700 168.6 171.1 172.2 -1.4 0.6 2.4 -1.0 0.3

Unprocessed fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

19.827 127.2 131.7 132.9 -3.6 0.9 3.1 -1.4 0.8

Services

Services for intermediate demand

  100.000 118.2 118.8 119.1 3.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.5

Trade services for intermediate demand(4)

  15.935 120.0 119.2 119.8 3.7 0.5 -0.7 -1.1 0.7

Trade services for manufacturing industries

12/12

6.897 108.0 107.0 107.6 4.3 0.6 -1.0 -0.9 0.6

Trade services for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

9.038 108.3 107.9 108.3 3.2 0.4 -0.2 -1.2 0.6

Transportation and warehousing services for intermediate demand

  12.878 124.9 125.7 126.0 4.5 0.2 0.2 -0.1 1.0

Transportation of passengers for intermediate demand

  1.138 114.1 114.2 113.8 4.8 -0.4 -0.7 -1.9 5.4

Transportation of passengers for manufacturing industries

  0.189 114.0 114.0 113.6 4.9 -0.4 -0.7 -2.0 5.6

Transportation of passengers for nonmanufacturing industries

  0.949 114.1 114.2 113.8 4.8 -0.4 -0.7 -1.8 5.3

Transportation and warehousing of goods for intermediate demand

  11.740 125.9 126.8 127.2 4.4 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.6

Transportation and warehousing of goods for manufacturing industries

12/12

0.719 104.6 106.1 106.8 6.2 0.7 0.9 -0.1 0.7

Transportation and warehousing of goods for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

11.021 112.4 113.1 113.4 4.1 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.5

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for intermediate demand

  71.187 116.5 117.5 117.7 3.1 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for manufacturing industries

  2.399 107.4 107.9 107.9 1.8 0.0 0.5 0.2 0.0

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for nonmanufacturing industries

  68.788 116.8 117.8 118.0 3.1 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.3

Construction

Construction for intermediate demand

  100.000 115.9 116.1 116.3 1.7 0.2 0.3 -0.1 0.2

Special groupings

Processed materials less foods and feeds

00/82

91.422 202.3 204.8 205.3 6.4 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1

Processed foods and feeds

00/82

8.578 196.2 192.0 189.1 -0.9 -1.5 -0.9 -0.8 -1.4

Processed energy goods

00/82

18.846 192.8 197.8 199.0 11.5 0.6 -1.3 -0.3 -0.2

Processed materials less energy

00/82

81.154 201.4 202.5 202.4 4.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Processed materials less foods and energy

00/82

72.576 201.6 203.5 203.7 5.0 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

Intermediate distributive services(5)

04/10

27.675 119.8 119.6 120.1 3.9 0.4 -0.2 -0.7 0.6

Processed goods plus intermediate distributive services

04/10

- 112.5 113.3 113.5 5.3 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Unprocessed materials less agricultural products

00/82

60.683 222.3 215.7 220.9 10.6 2.4 5.7 -6.4 2.4

Unprocessed energy materials(6)

00/82

41.494 170.1 165.4 173.4 18.5 4.8 8.6 -7.9 4.7

Unprocessed materials less energy

00/82

58.506 217.0 198.3 194.5 -4.4 -1.9 -1.8 -3.9 -0.8

Unprocessed nonfood materials less energy(7)

00/82

21.809 349.3 336.0 326.4 -1.8 -2.9 -1.2 -1.9 -2.8

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 May 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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Last Modified Date: October 10, 2018