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October 21, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Producer prices in September 2011

1-month percent change in the Producer Price Index for finished goods, seasonally adjusted, August 2011–September 2011
Index Percent increase

Finished goods


    Energy goods


    Finished goods less foods and energy


    Consumer foods


These data are featured in the TED article, Producer prices in September 2011.