Flat Glass Manufacturing Producer Price Index Shows Continued Decreases in BLS' June Report
July 15, 2010

The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has released its producer price index (ppi) for June 2010. The ppi is a family of indexes that measure the average change over time in the prices received by domestic producers of goods and services; the ppi measures price change from the perspective of the seller.

  Index % Change to Jun. 2010 from:
  Feb. 2010 May 2010 Jun. 2010 Jun. 2009 May 2010
Flat glass manufacturing 118.8 109.9 109.3 -5.0 -0.5
Flat glass manufacturing - primary products 92.7 89.7 88.5 -6.8 -1.3
Flat glass (float, sheet and plate) made by flat glass producers 96.5 92.6 90.8 -11.7 -1.9
Mirrors (decorated and undecorated) made from purchased glass 156.8 156.5 156.6 -0.9 0.1
Aluminum extruded product manufacturing 175.2 178.5 170.9 10.3 -4.3
Metal window and door manufacturing 199.3 199.5 199.3 -1.1 -0.1
Metal molding and trim and storefronts 366.6 353.4 352.4 2.0 -0.3
New nonresidential building construction
(commodity and service groupings and individual items)
97.8 97.9 97.9 -2.1 0.0
Nonresidential buildings (material and supply inputs) 184.3 189.7 188.3 3.7 -0.7
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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