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- Producer Price Index
The Producer Price Index (PPI), decreased at an annualized rate of 0.60 percent in September. On a year-over-year basis, PPI is up 0.30 percent. Producer prices for finished consumer foods fell 11.59 percent in September, compared to an increase of 7.28 percent in August. Energy prices increased 5.73 percent in September. Year-over?year energy prices are down 2.80 percent. Excluding volatile food and energy prices, “core” PPI was up 0.65 percent in September. At earlier stages of production, core intermediate goods prices increased 1.25 percent and core crude prices decreased 10.85 percent.