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Producer prices for final demand in services increase 2.7 percent in the year ending August 2019 

September 16, 2019
Producer prices for final demand services increased 2.7 percent from August 2018 to August 2019. Among the major components of services, trade services had the largest percentage increase in prices (+3.8 percent), primarily due to a 19.4 -percent increase in prices for fuels and lubricants. Full Text »
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