Producer Price Index (PPI)

RECENT NEWS  Nov 24  Comment 
STOCKHOLM (dpa-AFX) - Sweden's producer prices increased in October, after falling in the previous fifteen months, figures from Statistics Sweden showed Thursday. The producer price index rose 2.2 percent year-over-year in October, reversing...  Nov 22  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Latvia's producer prices continued its declining trend in October, figures from the Central Statistical Bureau showed Tuesday. The producer price index dropped 1.4 percent year-over-year in October, slower than previous...  Nov 16  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - The Producer Price Index or PPI of the Bureau of Labor Statistics for October is expected at 8.30 am ET Wednesday. Economists call for consensus of a gain of 0.3 percent, in line with last month. Ahead of the data, the...
Benzinga  Nov 16  Comment 
The December U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 100.32, up 0.07. The U.S. dollar index is trading rangebound after setting new contract highs earlier in the day. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that year over year core producer prices...
MarketWatch  Nov 16  Comment 
PPI reading shows wholesale-level inflation nonexistent
MarketWatch  Nov 16  Comment 
Inflation at the U.S. wholesale level is low, but it’s no longer falling.  Nov 16  Comment 
PRAG (dpa-AFX) - Czech producer prices continued its declining trend in October, though at a slower-than-expected pace, figures from Czech Statistical Office showed Wednesday. Industrial producer prices fell 1.7 percent year-over-year in October,...  Nov 10  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Lithuania's producer prices subdued its declining trend in October, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Thursday. The producer price index rose 1.9 percent year-over-year in October, reversing a 0.6 percent...
Benzinga  Nov 4  Comment 
EUR/USD is trading at 1.1101, up 0.0001. The pair is trading choppy rangebound. Market talk about global money flows and headline news is making the rounds. Eurostat reported that Euro area producer prices (PPI) fell 1.5 percent year over...  Oct 31  Comment 
ROME (dpa-AFX) - Italy's producer prices continued its declining trend in September, though at a slower pace than in the previous month, figures from the statistical office Istat showed Monday. Producer prices dropped 0.7 percent...


The Producer Price Index (PPI) measures prices at the producer level (the cost of raw materials to companies that produce goods). PPI is a family of indexes that measures the average change in selling prices received by domestic producers of goods and services over time. PPIs measure price change from the perspective of the seller. The PPI publication includes data on the month-over-month, quarter-over-quarter, and year-over-year changes in PPI, input prices and output prices. It sometimes excludes food and energy prices in its computation because prices of these goods are usually volatile.

The market is interested in 2 things contained in the PPI report: how fast the prices are rising and whether producers are passing along any price increases to the consumers. which ppi The PPI looks at three areas of production: industry-based, commodity-based, and stage-of-processing-based companies.

Also see the Consumer Price Index.

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