Posts Tagged ‘ producer price index ’

Flat Glass Prices Fall for the Fourth Time in Five Months

Feb 25th, 2014

Flat glass prices dipped .6 percent from December to January, marking the fourth such fall in prices within the last five months, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) Report issued by the U.S. Labor Department. The only increase came from October to November, when the prices of flat glass rose 1.3 percent. The [...]

PPI Report Shows Flat Glass Prices Up 1.3 Percent

Dec 17th, 2013

Flat glass prices climbed 1.3 percent from October to November, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) report issued by the U.S. Labor Department. It’s welcome news for an industry that saw prices fall precipitously during the recent recession that crippled the nation’s economy, forcing many companies to lay off employees or shutter their [...]

Flat Glass Prices Continue to Rise

Apr 12th, 2013

Flat glass prices saw a slight increase—just 0.6 percent—from February to March, according to the latest Producer Price Index Report from the U.S. Labor Department. The index was listed at 116.8 for March, compared with 116.1 for February. The price of construction materials also saw an increase—up 0.3 percent from February to March, according to [...]

Flat Glass/Lumber Prices Up Slightly, According to Latest Producer Price Index

Feb 22nd, 2013

Flat glass prices increased slightly by 0.4 percent from December to January, according to the latest Producer Price Index Report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Meanwhile lumber prices increased as well. For glass, the index was listed at 115.7 for January, compared with 115.2 in December. The latest report follows several recent drops, [...]

Flat Glass Prices Stable, According to Latest Producer Price Index Report

Dec 13th, 2012

Flat glass prices remained stable from September to October, according to the latest Producer Price Index Report from the U.S. Labor Department, with a minor decrease of 0.1 percent. This is the first drop in several months as prices rose 0.4 percent from July to August, and 1.0 percent from August to September. While flat [...]