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Manufacturing:
Primary metal mfg

   
    Jan 1947    
 
 
    Dec 2019
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Primary metal mfg
Dec 2019 196.3 198.2 217.3 Index Dec 1984=100
Iron & steel mills & ferroalloy mfg
Dec 2019 152.2 156.1 190.1 Index Dec 2003=100
Iron & steel mills & ferroalloy mfg
Dec 2019 152.2 156.1 190.1 Index Dec 2003=100
Iron and steel mills
Dec 2019 163.3 167.5 203.9 Index Jun 1982=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 163.0 167.6 205.6 Index Jun 1982=100
Cold rolled steel sheet and strip
Dec 2019 217.6 219.2 250.1 Index Jun 1982=100
Cold finished steel bars
. . . . Index Jun 1982=100
Steel ingots and semifinished products
Dec 2019 253.6 253.0 287.7 Index Jun 1982=100
Steel ingots and semifinished products other than wire rod, carbon
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Steel ingots and semifinished products, alloy
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Steel ingots and semifinished products, stainless
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Hot rolled steel sheet and strip, including tin mill products
Dec 2019 117.4 121.2 157.1 Index Jun 1982=100
Hot rolled steel bars, plates, and structural shapes
Dec 2019 182.5 189.0 218.2 Index Jun 1982=100
Hot rolled steel bars, carbon
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Hot rolled steel plates, carbon
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Hot rolled steel structural shapes, carbon
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Hot rolled steel bars, plates, and structural shapes, alloy
Dec 2019 96.1 96.8 112.6 Index Dec 2010=100
Hot rolled steel bars, plates, and structural shapes, stainless
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Miscellaneous receipts
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Secondary products
. . . . Index Jun 1982=100
Steel product mfg from purchased steel
Dec 2019 197.4 198.0 214.2 Index Dec 2003=100
Iron & steel pipe and tube mfg from purchased steel
Dec 2019 227.9 228.3 245.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Iron, steel pipe and tube from purchased steel
Dec 2019 325.9 326.5 351.2 Index Jun 1982=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 338.3 338.8 360.4 Index Jun 1982=100
Iron and steel pipes and tubes, purchased iron and steel
Dec 2019 338.3 338.8 360.4 Index Jun 1982=100
OCTG, standard, line pipe, carbon
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Pressure, mechanical, structural pipe and tube, carbon
Dec 2019 126.9 126.9 135.2 Index Dec 2010=100
Pipe and tube, alloy
Dec 2019 113.0 113.3 123.8 Index Dec 2010=100
Pipe and tube, stainless
Dec 2019 90.1 91.1 88.2 Index Dec 2010=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Rolling & drawing of purchased steel
Dec 2019 174.8 175.5 191.2 Index Dec 2003=100
Rolled steel shape mfg
Dec 2019 199.1 196.8 227.2 Index Jun 1982=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 183.1 180.7 208.9 Index Jun 1982=100
Cold rolled steel sheet and strip, made from purchased steel
Dec 2019 189.2 185.3 224.9 Index Jun 1982=100
Cold rolled sheets and strip, carbon steel
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Cold rolled sheets and strip, alloy steel
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Cold rolled sheets and strip, stainless steel
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Cold finished steel bars and bar shapes, purchased steel
Dec 2019 190.0 189.9 201.5 Index Jun 1982=100
Cold finished steel bars and bar shapes, carbon steel
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Cold finished steel bars and bar shapes, alloy steel
. . . . Index Dec 2010=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Steel wire drawing
Dec 2019 223.0 227.1 234.6 Index Jun 1982=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 225.8 230.2 238.6 Index Jun 1982=100
Steel wire, including galvanized and other coated wire
Dec 2019 197.8 200.1 200.7 Index Jun 1982=100
Carbon steel wire
Dec 2019 203.4 206.8 209.2 Index Jun 1982=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Alumina & aluminum production & processing
Dec 2019 125.5 124.8 133.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Alumina & aluminum production & processing
Dec 2019 125.6 124.8 133.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Alumina refining and primary aluminum production
. . . . Index Jun 1980=100
Primary products
. . . . Index Jun 1980=100
Aluminum oxide, except natural alumina
. . . . Index Dec 1982=100
Secondary smelting and alloying of aluminum
Dec 2019 107.4 107.0 126.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 112.7 112.5 136.7 Index Jun 1980=100
Aluminum ingot, including billet, made by secondary smelters
Dec 2019 96.8 96.5 122.5 Index Dec 2003=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
. . . . Index Jun 1980=100
Aluminum sheet, plate, and foil mfg
Dec 2019 188.7 186.5 201.9 Index Jun 1981=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 195.0 192.8 208.7 Index Jun 1981=100
Aluminum sheet, plate, and foil
Dec 2019 195.0 192.8 208.7 Index Jun 1981=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Other aluminum rolling, drawing, and extruding
Dec 2019 194.0 193.7 197.3 Index Dec 1981=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 199.3 199.0 202.1 Index Dec 1981=100
Aluminum extruded products
. . . . Index Dec 1981=100
Extruded aluminum rod, bar, and other extruded shapes
. . . . Index Dec 1981=100
Extruded and drawn aluminum tube
. . . . Index Dec 1994=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Nonferrous (exc alum) production & processing
Dec 2019 218.2 218.3 207.4 Index Dec 2003=100
Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining
Dec 2019 222.2 220.3 214.6 Index Dec 2003=100
Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining
Dec 2019 87.5 86.7 84.5 Index Dec 2009=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 92.1 91.2 88.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Primary smelting and refining of copper
Dec 2019 261.8 257.2 258.7 Index Jun 1980=100
Primary nonferrous metal, except copper and aluminum
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Copper rolling/drawing/extruding & alloying
Dec 2019 225.6 224.3 225.9 Index Dec 2003=100
Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying
Dec 2019 89.1 88.6 89.2 Index Dec 2011=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 88.2 87.7 88.4 Index Dec 2011=100
Copper rolling, drawing, and extruding
. . . . Index Dec 1980=100
Copper and copper-base alloy rod, bar, and shapes
. . . . Index Dec 1980=100
Copper and copper-base alloy sheet, strip, and plate
. . . . Index Dec 1980=100
Copper and copper-base alloy pipe and tube
. . . . Index Dec 1980=100
Copper wire and cable (except mechanical) drawing
. . . . Index Dec 2003=100
Secondary processing of copper
. . . . Index Dec 2003=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Other nonferrous roll/draw/extruding/alloying
Dec 2019 207.7 209.5 187.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Nonferrous metal (except copper and aluminum) rolling, drawing, and extruding
Dec 2019 174.8 181.4 171.0 Index Dec 2003=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 150.5 156.5 147.1 Index Dec 2003=100
All other nonferrous metal mill shapes
. . . . Index Jun 1982=100
Nickel and nickel-base alloy mill shapes
Dec 2019 196.2 201.1 191.8 Index Jun 1982=100
Titanium and titanium-base alloy mill shapes
. . . . Index Jun 1982=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary smelting, refining, and alloying of nonferrous metal (except copper and aluminum)
Dec 2019 239.6 238.5 208.4 Index Dec 2003=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 238.5 238.8 208.1 Index Dec 2003=100
All other miscellaneous secondary nonferrous metals, including secondary lead
Dec 2019 82.5 . 84.0 Index Jun 2011=100
Nonferrous metal powders, paste, and flakes (excluding aluminum and copper)
Dec 2019 240.2 237.9 219.4 Index Jun 1985=100
Secondary precious metals and precious metal alloys
. . . . Index Jun 1980=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Miscellaneous receipts
. . . . Index Jun 2011=100
Secondary products
. . . . Index Dec 2003=100
Foundries
Dec 2019 154.5 154.5 154.2 Index Dec 2003=100
Ferrous metal foundries
Dec 2019 222.6 222.4 218.7 Index Dec 1984=100
Iron foundries
Dec 2019 262.0 261.5 259.3 Index Dec 1980=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 253.0 252.5 252.7 Index Dec 1980=100
Standard and pearlitic malleable iron castings
. . . . Index Jun 2012=100
Ductile iron pressure pipe and fittings
Dec 2019 307.1 307.6 316.6 Index Dec 1980=100
Other ductile iron castings
. . . . Index Jun 1986=100
Cast iron pressure pipe and fittings
. . . . Index Jun 2012=100
Other ductile iron castings for automotive uses
. . . . Index Jun 2012=100
Other ductile iron castings for all other uses
Dec 2019 108.6 106.3 107.5 Index Jun 2012=100
Cast iron soil pipe and fittings, all sizes
Dec 2019 240.6 240.6 229.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Other gray iron castings
Dec 2019 167.1 167.1 165.2 Index Dec 2003=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
. . . . Index Dec 2003=100
Steel investment foundries
Dec 2019 271.8 272.1 263.0 Index Jun 1981=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 257.3 257.6 248.7 Index Jun 1981=100
Steel investment castings
Dec 2019 257.3 257.6 248.7 Index Jun 1981=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
. . . . Index Jun 1981=100
Steel foundries, except investment
Dec 2019 217.5 217.5 212.6 Index Jun 1981=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 164.3 164.2 161.1 Index Dec 2003=100
Carbon steel castings, except investment
Dec 2019 266.2 266.2 263.3 Index Jun 1981=100
High alloy steel castings, except investment
. . . . Index Jun 1981=100
Other alloy steel castings, except investment
. . . . Index Dec 2003=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
. . . . Index Jun 1981=100
Nonferrous metal foundries
Dec 2019 190.6 190.6 194.7 Index Dec 1984=100
Nonferrous metal die-casting foundries
Dec 2019 96.2 96.2 100.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 96.2 96.2 100.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Aluminum and aluminum-base alloy die-castings
Dec 2019 151.6 151.5 161.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Nonferrous (except aluminum) die-castings
. . . . Index Jun 1991=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
Dec 2019 98.9 98.9 100.9 Index Dec 2011=100
Aluminum foundries, except die-casting
Dec 2019 169.7 169.7 167.9 Index Jun 1991=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 163.6 163.6 161.5 Index Jun 1991=100
Aluminum foundries
Dec 2019 163.6 163.6 161.5 Index Jun 1991=100
Aluminum and aluminum-base alloy sand castings
. . . . Index Jun 1983=100
Aluminum and aluminum-base alloy permanent and semipermanent mold castings (exc cast aluminum)
. . . . Index Jun 1983=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
. . . . Index Jun 2008=100
Other nonferrous metal foundries (except die-casting)
Dec 2019 101.1 101.2 100.4 Index Dec 2011=100
Primary products
Dec 2019 100.3 100.2 100.4 Index Dec 2011=100
Copper products (except die-cast)
Dec 2019 311.6 311.0 310.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Other nonferrous products (except-die-cast)
Dec 2019 211.2 211.2 212.7 Index Jun 1983=100
Secondary products and miscellaneous receipts
Secondary products
Dec 2019 124.2 124.2 118.7 Index Dec 2011=100
   

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