producer price index

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producer price index

n. Abbr. PPI
A comprehensive index of wholesale price changes, often viewed as an indicator of future retail price changes.
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Noun1.producer price index - an index of changes in wholesale pricesproducer price index - an index of changes in wholesale prices
price index, price level - an index that traces the relative changes in the price of an individual good (or a market basket of goods) over time
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The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today announced the implementation of the outcomes from a comprehensive review of the Australian Producer Price Indexes (PPIs) and International Trade Price Indexes (ITPIs), which was conducted from mid 2011.
Generally, the IPIC regulations allow taxpayers to compute an inventory price based on selected consumer or producer price indexes that the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) prepares and publishes monthly in the Consumer Price Index Detailed Report (CPI) or Producer Prices and Price Indexes (PPI).