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February 17, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Producer prices in January 2012

1-month percent change in selected producer price indexes for finished goods, seasonally adjusted, January 2011–January 2012
Month Foods Energy Finished goods less foods and energy

January 2011

0.4 1.7 0.5

February 2011

3.5 1.8 0.2

March 2011

-0.5 2.0 0.3

April 2011

0.1 2.0 0.3

May 2011

-1.2 0.9 0.2

June 2011

0.8 -1.2 0.3

July 2011

1.0 0.2 0.5

August 2011

1.0 -0.4 0.2

September 2011

0.5 3.0 0.3

October 2011(p)

-0.1 -0.7 -0.1

November 2011 (p)

1.2 -0.4 0.1

December 2011 (p)

-0.9 -0.4 0.3

January 2012 (p)

-0.3 -0.5 0.4

Footnotes:
(p) = preliminary

These data are featured in the TED article, Producer prices in January 2012.

 

 

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