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 Mar. 2018
from:
Seasonally adjusted
percent change from:
Nov.
2017(3)
Feb.
2018(3)
Mar.
2018(3)
Mar.
2017
Feb.
2018
Dec. to
Jan.
Jan. to
Feb.
Feb. to
Mar.

Processed goods

Processed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 193.5 197.1 196.9 4.6 -0.1 0.7 0.7 -0.3

Materials and components for manufacturing

00/82

45.866 182.2 184.6 185.0 3.5 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.1

Materials for manufacturing

  28.387 111.2 113.2 113.3 4.6 0.1 0.2 1.1 -0.1

Materials for food manufacturing

00/82

4.065 196.2 193.7 196.1 2.0 1.2 -0.3 -0.2 1.1

Materials for nondurable manufacturing

00/82

13.691 219.6 225.2 222.9 4.8 -1.0 -0.2 1.5 -1.4

Materials for durable manufacturing

00/82

10.631 194.1 198.1 200.2 5.3 1.1 0.8 1.2 1.0

Components for manufacturing

00/82

17.479 151.2 151.9 152.5 1.6 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.4

Components for nondurable manufacturing

  0.741 112.7 112.9 113.2 2.3 0.3 0.4 -0.1 0.3

Components for durable manufacturing

  16.738 107.0 107.5 107.9 1.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4

Materials and components for construction

00/82

8.785 237.5 240.9 243.7 4.5 1.2 0.5 0.5 1.2

Materials for construction

  3.876 119.6 122.0 123.5 5.3 1.2 0.6 0.8 1.2

Components for construction

  4.909 115.6 116.7 118.0 4.0 1.1 0.5 0.3 1.1

Processed fuels and lubricants for intermediate demand

00/82

18.756 176.0 183.5 179.2 10.5 -2.3 2.4 0.9 -3.1

Processed fuels and lubricants to manufacturing industries

00/82

4.636 184.9 191.4 190.6 10.3 -0.4 1.0 0.8 0.1

Processed fuels and lubricants to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

14.120 173.4 181.1 175.7 10.5 -3.0 2.9 0.8 -4.1

Containers for intermediate demand

00/82

2.911 228.3 229.4 229.2 2.7 -0.1 0.1 0.3 -0.1

Supplies for intermediate demand

00/82

23.683 193.8 196.3 197.8 3.0 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.7

Supplies to manufacturing industries

00/82

2.869 191.7 194.1 195.2 3.8 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.6

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

20.814 192.6 195.2 196.6 2.8 0.7 0.3 0.8 0.7

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, feeds

00/82

1.664 171.7 186.1 191.3 7.1 2.8 -0.6 6.9 2.5

Supplies to nonmanufacturing industries, other than feeds

00/82

19.150 196.2 197.6 198.7 2.4 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.6

Unprocessed goods

Unprocessed goods for intermediate demand

00/82

100.000 192.0 203.6 196.3 4.2 -3.6 0.9 2.8 -4.8

Unprocessed foodstuffs and feedstuffs

00/82

36.417 164.3 166.5 170.1 0.3 2.2 -0.8 2.1 -1.0

Unprocessed nonfood materials

00/82

63.582 202.7 221.0 206.0 7.3 -6.8 2.0 3.2 -6.9

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel

00/82

42.370 243.4 256.3 264.3 16.4 3.1 7.5 -3.6 3.0

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

40.644 225.0 237.4 245.1 17.2 3.2 7.8 -3.8 3.1

Unprocessed nonfood materials except fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

1.726 251.1 256.3 258.1 3.8 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.8

Unprocessed fuel

00/82

21.212 133.0 156.0 116.8 -11.2 -25.1 -9.2 18.6 -25.3

Unprocessed fuel to manufacturing industries

00/82

0.710 172.7 190.9 161.1 -6.6 -15.6 -5.2 12.1 -16.1

Unprocessed fuel to nonmanufacturing industries

00/82

20.502 134.4 157.9 117.8 -11.2 -25.4 -9.3 18.8 -25.6

Services

Services for intermediate demand

  100.000 116.3 117.3 117.7 3.2 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.3

Trade services for intermediate demand(4)

  15.937 116.3 116.8 118.7 3.9 1.6 -0.3 0.1 1.7

Trade services for manufacturing industries

12/12

6.898 104.1 104.2 106.3 4.1 2.0 -0.4 -0.1 2.1

Trade services for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

9.039 105.4 106.1 107.6 3.9 1.4 0.0 0.1 1.5

Transportation and warehousing services for intermediate demand

  12.874 122.0 123.9 124.5 3.8 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5

Transportation of passengers for intermediate demand

  1.133 114.5 112.0 116.7 3.8 4.2 -1.5 1.8 1.5

Transportation of passengers for manufacturing industries

  0.188 114.3 111.8 116.6 3.9 4.3 -1.6 1.9 1.5

Transportation of passengers for nonmanufacturing industries

  0.945 114.5 112.0 116.7 3.8 4.2 -1.6 1.8 1.5

Transportation and warehousing of goods for intermediate demand

  11.741 122.7 125.0 125.2 3.7 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.4

Transportation and warehousing of goods for manufacturing industries

12/12

0.719 101.8 103.2 103.8 4.3 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.6

Transportation and warehousing of goods for nonmanufacturing industries

12/12

11.022 109.6 111.7 111.8 3.6 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.4

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for intermediate demand

  71.189 115.1 116.1 116.1 3.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.1

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for manufacturing industries

  2.391 106.5 107.5 107.3 1.5 -0.2 0.3 0.6 -0.1

Services less trade, transportation, and warehousing for nonmanufacturing industries

  68.798 115.4 116.4 116.4 3.1 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.1

Construction

Construction for intermediate demand

  100.000 114.6 115.4 115.3 1.4 -0.1 0.4 0.0 -0.1

Special groupings

Processed materials less foods and feeds

00/82

91.410 194.0 197.8 197.3 4.8 -0.3 0.8 0.7 -0.5

Processed foods and feeds

00/82

8.590 189.5 191.0 193.9 2.5 1.5 -0.3 1.2 1.4

Processed energy goods

00/82

18.756 176.8 184.4 180.0 10.4 -2.4 2.5 0.8 -3.1

Processed materials less energy

00/82

81.244 195.3 197.9 198.8 3.4 0.5 0.3 0.7 0.4

Processed materials less foods and energy

00/82

72.654 195.7 198.4 199.0 3.5 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.3

Intermediate distributive services(5)

04/10

27.678 116.4 117.5 118.8 3.8 1.1 0.1 0.2 1.2

Processed goods plus intermediate distributive services

04/10

- 108.4 110.1 110.4 4.4 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.1

Unprocessed materials less agricultural products

00/82

60.973 205.3 224.2 207.1 7.1 -7.6 1.8 3.5 -7.8

Unprocessed energy materials(6)

00/82

41.935 156.1 173.5 153.6 8.4 -11.5 0.5 5.4 -11.6

Unprocessed materials less energy

00/82

58.065 204.7 210.9 215.0 2.7 1.9 0.9 1.3 -0.1

Unprocessed nonfood materials less energy(7)

00/82

21.648 323.1 341.9 347.2 6.7 1.6 3.8 -0.3 1.5

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 2017 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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