Posts Tagged ‘ commodity category ’

PPI: Prices Level Out in April

May 22nd, 2024

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) was released last week, with prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing mostly steady from March to April, but with small ups and downs on a year-over-year basis. In April, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the commodity […]

PPI: Prices Steady from November, Continued to Climb from 2022

Jan 25th, 2024

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing are beginning to steady on a month-to-month basis, but remain mostly up over the previous year. In December, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the commodity category continued to climb, […]

PPI: Prices Continue the Roller Coaster in October

Nov 29th, 2023

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) was released ahead of Thanksgiving, showing inconsistent prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing. Most showed no change from September to October 2023, but numbers were a mixed bag on a year-over-year basis. In October, the monthly PPI for […]

Inflation Eases but Material Prices Remain Up over Last Year

Jun 1st, 2023

After the Federal Reserve issued its tenth consecutive rate hike in an ongoing struggle against inflation, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) latest Producer Price Index (PPI) showed prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing remained up, on average, by 10% over last year. The annual inflation rate in the U.S. fell […]

PPI: Prices Flatline in December

Jan 26th, 2023

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) dropped last week and it shows prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing leveling somewhat from November to December 2022, but mostly continuing to rise on a year-over-year basis. In December, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the […]

PPI: Prices Continued to Climb in November

Jan 5th, 2023

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) was published recently, showing prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing increasing across the board—not only from October to November 2022, but also on a year-over-year basis. In November, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the commodity category […]

PPI: Prices Continued to Climb in January

Feb 18th, 2022

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) dropped this week and it shows prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing continued to increase across the board, not only from December 2021 to January 2022, but on a year-over-year basis as well. In January, the monthly PPI […]

PPI: Prices Still Climbing, Mostly, in November

Jan 7th, 2022

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows that prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing, by and large, continued to increase, not only from October to November 2021, but on a year-over-year basis as well. In November, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the […]

PPI: Prices Climb in October

Nov 12th, 2021

The latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) dropped this week and it shows prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing continued to increase across the board, not only from September to October 2021, but on a year-over-year basis as well. In October, the monthly PPI for […]

PPI: Prices Continue Climb in June

Aug 6th, 2021

Almost across the board, prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing continued to march upward from May 2021 to June 2021, while also rising on a year-over-year basis, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In June, the monthly PPI for flat glass in […]