(Teleborsa) – The growth in US producer prices in August is confirmed to be very strong. According to the US Department of Labor (BLS), producer prices are grew by 0.7% over the month compared to the + 1% of the previous month and the + 0.6% expected by analysts.
its annual basis prices registered a 8.3% increase above the consensus (+ 8.2%) and strengthening compared to + 7.8% the previous month. This is the largest increase since the 12-month data is calculated since November 2010.
The prices of goods and services “core“, That is the index without the more volatile components such as the food and energy sectors, recorded + 0.6% on a month (+ 1% in the previous survey), while on the year they recorded a + 6.7%, higher than the expected + 6.6% and the previous + 6.2%.