Posts Tagged ‘ Thermoplastic Resins and Plastics Materials ’

PPI: Prices Split the Ticket in January

Mar 9th, 2023

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 were mostly flat from December 2022 to January 2023, but generally increased on a year-over-year basis. In January, the monthly PPI for flat glass in the commodity category inched up 0.6% […]

Building Material Prices: Large Increases Year to Date

Sep 14th, 2021

Although the recent drop in softwood lumber prices since mid-May is helping bring costs down (after having driven them up drastically earlier in the year), the decline has been offset by large increases in the prices of several other building material products. The National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) reports that the prices of building paper […]

PPI: Big Changes in December Results

Jan 15th, 2021

According to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing were overwhelmingly positive from November 2020 to December 2020, and results were consistently better on a year-over-year basis, with some categories showing significant increases. The December PPI for flat glass […]

PPI: November Results Reflect Industry Reports

Dec 18th, 2020

According to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), prices for materials used in door and window manufacturing were overwhelmingly positive from October 2020 to November 2020, and results were consistently better on a year-over-year basis, even in the categories that dipped. The November PPI for flat glass […]