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Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Chemicals and allied products
Jun 2020 272.8 269.4 289.6 Index 1982=100
Industrial chemicals
Jun 2020 211.9 203.1 253.8 Index 1982=100
Basic inorganic chemicals
Jun 2020 270.2 272.3 278.2 Index 1982=100
Inorganic chemicals, other than alkalies and chlorine
Jun 2020 273.0 273.0 279.9 Index 1982=100
Aluminum compounds
Jun 2020 138.2 138.2 138.2 Index Jun 1995=100
Inorganic acids, inc hydrochloric, sulfuric acid and other
Jun 2020 78.7 75.7 108.4 Index Dec 2008=100
Sulfuric acid
Jun 2020 132.5 126.7 143.3 Index Jun 1987=100
Lime
Jun 2020 267.6 267.7 260.2 Index 1982=100
Potassium & sodium compounds, ex bleaches
Jun 2020 306.3 299.9 298.9 Index Jun 2001=100
Rock salt
Jun 2020 399.5 404.5 400.6 Index Dec 1984=100
Other inorganic chemicals, nec
Jun 2020 149.7 151.5 147.9 Index Dec 2006=100
Potassium salts & boron
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Alkalies and chlorine, including natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jun 2020 312.2 321.0 325.0 Index 1982=100
Natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jun 2020 182.1 189.7 196.1 Index 1982=100
Basic organic chemicals
Jun 2020 203.4 192.8 250.8 Index 1982=100
Primary basic organic chemicals
Jun 2020 137.4 114.1 227.4 Index 1982=100
Aromatics
Jun 2020 84.6 78.3 303.1 Index Jun 2001=100
Liquid refinery gases
Jun 2020 144.3 116.0 170.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals and dyes
Jun 2020 182.9 171.8 218.7 Index 1982=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals
Jun 2020 168.9 156.0 198.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Synthetic organic dyes
Jun 2020 104.4 114.5 146.0 Index Jun 2001=100
Other basic organics
Jun 2020 219.2 217.3 237.4 Index 1982=100
Ethanol (ethyl alcohol)
Jun 2020 167.9 148.7 199.9 Index 1982=100
Other basic organics, nec
Jun 2020 229.3 232.8 242.9 Index Jun 1987=100
Fatty acids
Jun 2020 113.3 108.7 121.7 Index Dec 2007=100
Bulk pesticides and other bulk synthetic organic agricultural chemicals, excluding preparation
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Reagent and high-purity grades of organic chemicals refined from purchased technical grades
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
Natural organic chemicals
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
Synthetic organic alcohols, mixed and unmixed
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic chemicals for use as flavor and perfume materials
Jun 2020 118.8 119.9 122.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic plasticizers
Jun 2020 100.2 108.3 110.3 Index Dec 2007=100
Other synthetic organic chemicals
Jun 2020 72.9 71.2 80.3 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous end use chemicals and chemical products, excluding urea
Jun 2020 198.0 201.3 193.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous cyclic and acyclic chemicals and chemical products, excluding fatty acid esters
Jun 2020 86.6 90.9 102.1 Index Dec 2007=100
Paints and allied products
Jun 2020 297.8 297.3 293.1 Index 1982=100
Prepared paint
Jun 2020 304.3 303.6 300.2 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jun 2020 348.7 348.2 345.6 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jun 2020 191.3 191.0 189.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Exterior architectural coatings
Jun 2020 114.4 113.8 114.3 Index Dec 2012=100
Interior architectural coatings
Jun 2020 111.5 111.5 110.0 Index Dec 2012=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jun 2020 201.1 201.0 200.4 Index Jun 1983=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jun 2020 201.1 201.0 200.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Transportation finishes, except powdered and high-solids coatings
Jun 2020 110.5 109.6 109.8 Index Dec 2012=100
All other product finishes for original equipment manufacturers (OEM), excluding marine coating
Jun 2020 103.9 104.1 103.6 Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jun 2020 403.1 400.9 390.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jun 2020 403.1 400.9 390.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Automotive, other transportation and machinery refinish paints and enamels, including primers
. . . . Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, including all marine coatings and traffic marking paints
. . . . Index Dec 2012=100
Paint materials
Jun 2020 265.3 265.1 258.4 Index 1982=100
Paint colors
Jun 2020 217.9 217.8 212.5 Index 1982=100
Iron oxide pigments
Jun 2020 280.6 . 274.7 Index Jun 1983=100
Titanium pigments
. . . . Index 1982=100
Synthetic organic pigments
Jun 2020 150.9 150.5 151.3 Index Jun 1987=100
Other inorganic pigments
Jun 2020 275.7 275.5 254.6 Index Jun 1983=100
Chrome colors
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
All other inorganic pigments
Jun 2020 127.6 127.4 105.5 Index Dec 2008=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jun 2020 231.6 231.6 223.8 Index 1982=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jun 2020 265.5 265.5 256.5 Index 1982=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2020 330.0 329.5 327.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2020 330.0 329.5 327.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2020 186.8 186.5 185.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Drugs and pharmaceuticals
Jun 2020 617.5 618.4 605.1 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2020 179.3 185.5 181.4 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2020 179.4 185.6 181.4 Index Jun 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2020 179.4 185.6 181.4 Index Jun 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
Jun 2020 190.2 190.2 185.5 Index 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
Jun 2020 188.9 188.9 184.2 Index Dec 1987=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
Jun 2020 144.1 144.1 140.5 Index Jun 2001=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Biological products, including diagnostics
Jun 2020 280.0 279.9 275.1 Index 1982=100
Biological products, excluding diagnostics, for veterinary, industrial, and all other misc use
. . . . Index Dec 2004=100
Biological veterinary vaccines, bacterins, toxoids, other antigens, and other biologics
. . . . Index Jun 2009=100
Diagnostics
Jun 2020 121.2 121.1 120.6 Index Jun 2009=100
In-vitro diagnostics
Jun 2020 201.6 202.2 202.7 Index 1982=100
Biological products for human use
Jun 2020 137.6 137.6 133.4 Index Jun 2009=100
Pharmaceutical preparations
Jun 2020 274.5 274.4 268.2 Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting neoplasms, the endocrine system, & metabolic diseases
Jun 2020 299.0 299.0 292.3 Index Jun 2001=100
Cancer therapy products
Jun 2020 105.9 105.9 101.5 Index Dec 2009=100
Insulin/antidiabetes products
Jun 2020 288.6 288.6 279.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Hormones and oral contraceptives
Jun 2020 219.5 219.5 217.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the central nervous system and the sense organs
Jun 2020 318.7 318.5 307.2 Index Jun 2001=100
Analgesics
Jun 2020 275.4 275.4 263.6 Index Dec 2009=100
Analgesics, over-the-counter
Jun 2020 250.6 250.6 250.0 Index Jun 1981=100
Analgesics, prescription
Jun 2020 2,371.4 2,371.4 2,265.1 Index Jun 1981=100
Psychotherapeutics
Jun 2020 177.2 177.2 180.9 Index Dec 2009=100
Antidepressants
Jun 2020 176.3 176.3 179.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Other psychotherapeutics, including tranquilizers
Jun 2020 191.9 191.9 196.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Anticonvulsants
Jun 2020 233.0 232.8 223.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Other central nervous system and sense organs
Jun 2020 188.1 187.8 179.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the cardiovascular system
Jun 2020 415.3 415.3 405.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Anticoagulants
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
ACE inhibitors
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Calcium channel blockers and other vasodilators
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other cardiovascular preparations
Jun 2020 316.5 316.5 309.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the respiratory system
Jun 2020 226.2 226.2 220.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Antihistamines and bronchodilators, including antiasthmatics
Jun 2020 157.7 157.8 156.9 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations
Jun 2020 194.2 194.1 187.8 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, over-the-counter
Jun 2020 117.0 116.7 113.8 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, prescription
Jun 2020 215.7 215.7 208.4 Index Dec 2007=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the digestive or the genito-urinary systems
Jun 2020 205.7 205.5 206.0 Index Jun 2001=100
Antispasmodic/antisecretory
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations
Jun 2020 149.6 149.5 149.9 Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, over-the-counter
Jun 2020 126.5 126.5 125.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, prescription
Jun 2020 226.6 226.4 227.3 Index Jun 2001=100
Antacids
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the skin
Jun 2020 189.7 189.7 185.7 Index Jun 2001=100
Emollients and protectives, including burn remedies
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin
Jun 2020 124.4 124.4 115.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin, over-the-counter
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations
Jun 2020 111.7 111.7 109.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations
Jun 2020 137.6 137.7 137.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Multivitamins
Jun 2020 106.8 106.8 106.9 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients
Jun 2020 130.7 131.1 130.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients, over-the-counter
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Other vitamins and nutrients, prescription
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting parasitic and infective diseases
Jun 2020 266.1 266.1 264.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Broad and medium spectrum antibiotics
Jun 2020 169.3 169.3 180.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Systemic antivirals
Jun 2020 181.6 181.6 175.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other parasitic and infective diseases
Jun 2020 201.7 201.7 197.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2020 189.7 185.5 192.5 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2020 189.7 185.5 192.5 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2020 189.7 185.5 192.5 Index 1982=100
Soybean oil, processed for inedible purposes
Jun 2020 116.4 110.9 117.5 Index Jun 1995=100
Crude soybean oil, degummed
Jun 2020 73.4 73.1 74.7 Index Dec 2007=100
Soybean oil, all other types
Jun 2020 71.9 65.9 72.0 Index Dec 2007=100
Lard, inedible tallow, and grease, except wool grease
Jun 2020 245.7 265.1 255.1 Index Jun 2002=100
Agricultural chemicals and chemical products
Jun 2020 207.8 206.5 228.3 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2020 173.8 173.7 185.3 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2020 183.4 183.3 195.6 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2020 183.4 183.3 195.6 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers, made in plants which manufacture fertilizer materials
Jun 2020 102.5 102.3 130.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, dry, mixing only
Jun 2020 107.7 107.6 107.9 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, liquid, mixing only
Jun 2020 111.2 111.9 116.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Fertilizer materials
Jun 2020 200.8 200.2 225.7 Index 1982=100
Nitrogenates
Jun 2020 243.2 252.2 268.7 Index 1982=100
Fertilizer materials of organic origin
Jun 2020 222.3 223.6 223.6 Index Dec 1993=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium compounds, and urea
Jun 2020 75.5 78.5 84.1 Index Dec 2014=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, and ammonium compounds
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Urea
. . . . Index 1982=100
Phosphates
Jun 2020 170.1 163.4 194.1 Index 1982=100
Phosphoric acid, 52-54 percent APA, superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
Jun 2020 73.7 70.7 84.0 Index Dec 2014=100
Superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jun 2020 191.6 189.4 208.5 Index 1982=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jun 2020 191.6 189.4 208.5 Index 1982=100
Lawn and garden pesticides and chemicals
Jun 2020 155.9 155.9 157.2 Index Jun 2003=100
Household and institutional pesticides & chemicals
Jun 2020 145.3 145.1 143.7 Index Jun 2003=100
Agricultural and commercial pesticides and chemicals
Jun 2020 125.6 123.9 139.2 Index Jun 2003=100
Plastic resins and materials
Jun 2020 203.7 200.4 223.9 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 199.8 197.7 224.1 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 138.9 137.4 155.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 138.9 137.4 155.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 242.9 232.1 238.9 Index 1982=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 173.1 165.4 170.3 Index Dec 1998=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2020 173.1 165.4 170.3 Index Dec 1998=100
Other chemicals and allied products
Jun 2020 206.1 206.6 206.8 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jun 2020 183.5 183.4 182.2 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jun 2020 176.2 176.1 175.0 Index Jun 1983=100
Soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jun 2020 247.7 247.5 245.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Hard surface soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jun 2020 100.6 100.6 97.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional laundry detergents
Jun 2020 115.4 115.4 114.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional dishwashing detergents
Jun 2020 118.4 118.4 118.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional metal cleaners
Jun 2020 117.5 117.5 115.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Dairy, farm, and food plant cleaners, sanitizers, etc
Jun 2020 110.7 109.2 109.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional soaps, excluding specialty cleaners
Jun 2020 115.5 115.5 113.4 Index Dec 2011=100
Household detergents
Jun 2020 151.9 151.8 151.6 Index 1982=100
Soaps, excluding specialty cleaners, household
Jun 2020 190.3 190.3 188.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jun 2020 203.9 204.3 199.0 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jun 2020 203.9 204.3 199.0 Index Jun 1983=100
Polishing preparations and related products
Jun 2020 239.4 238.2 237.8 Index Jun 1983=100
Specialty cleaning and sanitation products (including household bleaches)
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Air and room fresheners
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Specialty cleaning and sanitation products
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Household bleaches, disinfectants, and laundry fabric softeners
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Cosmetics and other toilet preparations
Jun 2020 167.9 167.9 166.7 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
. . . . Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
. . . . Index Jun 1999=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
. . . . Index 1982=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
. . . . Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jun 2020 194.3 194.3 194.0 Index 1982=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jun 2020 143.9 143.9 143.6 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos), excluding hair tonics
Jun 2020 127.1 127.1 127.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Hair tonics, including hair and scalp conditioners
Jun 2020 105.2 105.2 104.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Dentifrices
Jun 2020 148.8 148.8 139.5 Index 1982=100
Mouthwashes, gargles, and rinses
Jun 2020 116.0 116.0 103.8 Index Dec 2011=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jun 2020 118.1 118.1 118.0 Index Jun 1999=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jun 2020 118.1 118.1 118.0 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jun 2020 112.0 112.0 111.9 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jun 2020 112.0 112.0 111.9 Index Jun 1999=100
Misc chemical prod and preparations
Jun 2020 244.5 245.5 248.5 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jun 2020 229.4 229.7 232.0 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jun 2020 141.0 141.2 142.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Industrial gases
Jun 2020 273.3 274.5 281.6 Index 1982=100
Carbon dioxide
Jun 2020 358.9 359.3 354.8 Index 1982=100
Nitrogen
Jun 2020 203.1 203.7 189.7 Index 1982=100
Oxygen
Jun 2020 308.8 308.8 309.0 Index 1982=100
Argon and hydrogen
Jun 2020 87.0 88.9 89.3 Index Jun 2009=100
Other industrial gases (including fluorocarbon)
Jun 2020 210.6 210.6 225.2 Index Jun 2009=100
Adhesives and sealants
Jun 2020 270.3 270.3 266.8 Index Dec 1983=100
Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
Jun 2020 275.6 276.0 273.6 Index Dec 1983=100
Nonstructural caulking compounds and sealants
Jun 2020 124.7 124.8 120.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Surface active agents
Jun 2020 258.7 262.8 272.2 Index Dec 1983=100
Textile and leather assistants and finishes
Jun 2020 194.8 194.8 201.0 Index Dec 1983=100
Surfactants (bulk surface active agents)
Jun 2020 277.1 282.3 292.6 Index Dec 1983=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jun 2020 394.3 393.9 403.0 Index Jun 1984=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jun 2020 257.5 257.2 263.1 Index Dec 2003=100
Other miscellaneous chemical products
Jun 2020 214.0 214.3 215.7 Index 1982=100
Salt, evaporated and solar
. . . . Index Jun 1985=100
Carbon black
Jun 2020 338.3 342.9 383.9 Index Dec 1983=100
Printing ink
Jun 2020 217.5 217.4 216.7 Index Jun 1984=100
Letterpress printing inks
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Gravure printing inks
Jun 2020 103.3 103.3 103.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Lithographic and offset printing inks
Jun 2020 104.5 104.5 104.5 Index Dec 2011=100
News and nonheat web offset printing inks
Jun 2020 104.1 104.1 104.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Publication and commercial web inks
Jun 2020 103.1 103.1 103.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed general inks
Jun 2020 107.2 107.2 107.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed packaging inks
Jun 2020 105.9 105.9 105.8 Index Dec 2011=100
Flexographic printing inks
Jun 2020 106.9 106.9 106.8 Index Dec 2011=100
Nonimpact/digital inks
Jun 2020 167.1 166.9 165.7 Index Dec 2011=100
All other printing inks
Jun 2020 104.8 104.8 104.8 Index Dec 2011=100
Water-treating compounds
Jun 2020 166.8 169.1 174.7 Index Jun 1985=100
Automotive chemicals
Jun 2020 100.5 101.2 100.9 Index Jun 2009=100
Other chemical preparations, nec
Jun 2020 252.4 251.3 252.4 Index Jun 1985=100
   

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