Wholesale Price Inflation Is Slowing As Economy Worsens

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By Ryan McMaken

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics released new Producer Price Index (PPI) data on Wednesday, and it looks like the rate of increase in price inflation is slowing. Nonetheless, year-over-year price inflation in December

Producer Price Index

PPI by commodity

PPI by commodity