Definition of Producer price index

1. Noun. An index of changes in wholesale prices.

Exact synonyms: Wholesale Price Index
Generic synonyms: Price Index, Price Level



Definition of Producer price index

1. Noun. (economics) A statistical estimate of the level of prices of goods and services bought by domestic producers. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Producer Price Index

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Literary usage of Producer price index

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1. OECD Information Technology Outlook: ICTs and the Information Economy by Graham Vickery (2002)
"PC producer price index, France and United States1 December 1998 = 100 — United States1 — France 1 200 1 200 1 000 1 000 800 800 600 600 400 200 0 400 200 0 ..."

2. Measuring the Non-Observed Economy: A Handbook by International Labour Organisation, Adriaan M. Bloem, OECD Staff, Enrico Giovannini, Int. Labour Office With, International Monetary Fund, OCDE, Statistical Committee, Organisation for Economic Co-operation, Commonwealth of Independent States, Developme (2002)
"For some countries the name producer price index replaced the name Wholesale price index in the 1970s or 1980s after a change in methodology. ..."

3. Measuring the Non-Observed Economy: A Handbook by International Labour Organisation, Adriaan M. Bloem, OECD Staff, Enrico Giovannini, Int. Labour Office With, International Monetary Fund, OCDE, Statistical Committee, Organisation for Economic Co-operation, Commonwealth of Independent States, Developme (2002)
"For some countries the name producer price index replaced the name Wholesale price index in the 1970s or 1980s after a change in methodology. ..."

4. Main Economic Indicators: Sources and Definitions (1996)
"The producer price index relates to goods produced and sold on the domestic market or exported by enterprises based in Switzerland. ..."

5. Construction Price Indices: Sources and Methods by (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope, Statistics Directorate (1997)
"... with professional associations. lt corresponds to the weighted sum of a lahour cost index t0.4i, the producer price index for transport vehicles t0.35l, ..."

6. Statistical Abstract of the United States, 1997: The National Data Book by United States Government Printing Office, United States Department Of Commerce (1879)
"The producer price index (PPI) measures prices at the producer/manufacturing level only. The PPI shows the same general pattern of inflation as ..."

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