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  • Release date:
    21 October 2020
  • Next release:
    18 November 2020
  • Dataset ID:
    MM22

About this Dataset

Producer Price Indices (PPIs) are a series of economic indicators that measure the price movement of goods bought and sold by UK manufacturers.

Edition in this dataset

Previous versions of this data are available.

Important notes and usage information

It is a base weighted index working on the basket of goods concept. A wide range of representative products are selected and the prices of these goods collected each month. The movement in these prices are weighted to reflect the relative importance of the products in a chosen year (known as the base year) currently 2010. These are then aggregated for various sectors of industry to provide the published indices.

Contact details for this dataset

Emelia D'Silva-Parker
business.prices@ons.gov.uk
+44 (0)1633 456907

Publications that use this data