Producer prices for final demand in the US increased by 0.1 percent month-over-month in February of 2019, recovering from a 0.1 percent fall in January and below market expectations of a 0.2 percent gain. Cost rebounded for energy (1.8 percent from -3.8 percent in January) and prices decreased at a softer pace for food (-0.3 percent from -1.7 percent). Meanwhile, cost of services showed no growth, after a 0.3 percent rise in January. The core index, which excludes food and energy, went up 0.1 percent from the previous month in February, after a 0.3 percent increase in January and missing market consensus of 0.2 percent. On a yearly basis, producer prices rose 1.9 percent and the core index advanced 2.5 percent. Producer Prices in the United States averaged 109.39 Index Points from 2009 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 117.50 Index Points in October of 2018 and a record low of 100.20 Index Points in November of 2009.

Producer Prices in the United States is expected to be 121.00 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Producer Prices in the United States to stand at 125.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Producer Prices is projected to trend around 129.02 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-11 01:30 PM PPI MoM 0.1% 0.6% 0%
2019-01-15 01:30 PM PPI MoM -0.2% 0.1% -0.1%
2019-02-14 01:30 PM PPI MoM -0.1% -0.1% 0.1%
2019-03-13 12:30 PM PPI MoM 0.1% -0.1% 0.2%
2019-04-11 12:30 PM PPI MoM 0.1%
2019-05-09 12:30 PM PPI MoM
2019-06-11 12:30 PM PPI MoM


United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 1.50 1.60 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.00 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 252.78 252.67 252.79 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 261.11 260.70 261.11 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.10 2.20 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 111.22 110.68 111.22 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 117.20 117.10 117.50 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.90 2.00 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 126.20 125.40 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 125.20 124.50 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 2.00 1.60 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 263.06 262.28 263.06 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 204.24 202.57 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 110.92 110.72 110.92 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 116.90 116.80 116.90 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 108.93 108.87 108.93 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 2.79 2.97 3.40 2.42 percent [+]


United States Producer Prices

In the United States, the Producer Price Index for final demand measures price change for commodities sold for personal consumption, capital investment, government, and export. It is composed of six main price indexes: final demand goods (33 percent of the total weight), which includes food and energy; final demand trade services (20 percent); final demand transportation and warehousing services (4 percent); final demand services less trade, transportation, and warehousing (41 percent); final demand construction (2 percent); and overall final demand. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Producer Prices - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Producer Prices - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
117.20 117.10 117.50 100.20 2009 - 2019 Index Points Monthly
2009M11=100; SA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 279.28 Jan/19
Australia 110.80 Dec/18
Brazil 766.40 Feb/19
Canada 116.70 Jan/19
China 100.10 Feb/19
Euro Area 105.50 Jan/19
France 103.40 Jan/19
Germany 105.00 Feb/19
India 119.50 Feb/19
Indonesia 165.50 Feb/19
Italy 105.20 Jan/19
Japan 101.10 Feb/19
Mexico 130.14 Feb/19
Netherlands 104.90 Jan/19
Russia 676.20 Feb/19
Saudi Arabia 116.40 Jan/19
Singapore 80.20 Jan/19
South Africa 109.80 Jan/19
South Korea 103.81 Feb/19
Spain 104.40 Jan/19
Switzerland 101.90 Feb/19
Turkey 425.26 Feb/19
United Kingdom 114.90 Feb/19
United States 117.20 Feb/19


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