Producer Prices Rose 1.0% in July

Washington, DC, August 12, 2021-The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 1.0% in July, seasonally adjusted, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. 

Final demand prices rose 1.0% in June and 0.8% in May. 

On an unadjusted basis, the final demand index moved up 7.8% for the 12 months ended in July, the largest advance since 12-month data were first calculated in November 2010.