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USD, United States Dollar

Producer Price Index y/y

Country: United States
Sector: Prices
Low 2.4% 1.8%
1.9%
Last release Importance Actual Forecast
Previous
2.6%
2.4%
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Producer Price Index y/y tracks average changes in selling prices received by domestic producers of goods and services in the specified month compared to the same month of the previous year. The index measures price changes in primary markets of the United States from the perspective of the seller and is calculated based on the prices for the base period (current PPI base year is set as 1982).

PPI is used to predict inflation and characterizes the activity of the US economy.

Values above expectations are seen as positive for the US dollar.

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Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Aug 2017
2.4%
1.8%
1.9%
Jul 2017
1.9%
1.7%
2.0%
Jun 2017
2.0%
2.1%
2.4%
May 2017
2.4%
2.6%
2.5%
Apr 2017
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
Mar 2017
2.3%
2.2%
Feb 2017
2.2%
1.6%
Jan 2017
1.6%
1.6%
Dec 2016
1.6%
1.3%
Nov 2016
1.3%
0.8%