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    Jun 2019
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Chemicals and allied products
Jun 2019 291.8 290.6 294.3 Index 1982=100
Industrial chemicals
Jun 2019 259.3 257.4 272.5 Index 1982=100
Basic inorganic chemicals
Jun 2019 278.8 282.3 278.7 Index 1982=100
Inorganic chemicals, other than alkalies and chlorine
Jun 2019 280.3 283.9 273.9 Index 1982=100
Aluminum compounds
Jun 2019 138.2 138.2 140.1 Index Jun 1995=100
Inorganic acids, inc hydrochloric, sulfuric acid and other
Jun 2019 108.8 110.2 105.2 Index Dec 2008=100
Sulfuric acid
Jun 2019 144.4 146.8 137.6 Index Jun 1987=100
Lime
Jun 2019 257.5 257.7 245.5 Index 1982=100
Potassium & sodium compounds, ex bleaches
Jun 2019 298.4 298.9 285.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Rock salt
Jun 2019 400.6 403.1 372.6 Index Dec 1984=100
Other inorganic chemicals, nec
Jun 2019 148.5 151.6 146.1 Index Dec 2006=100
Potassium salts & boron
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Alkalies and chlorine, including natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jun 2019 326.4 330.2 344.1 Index 1982=100
Natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jun 2019 197.1 195.7 183.8 Index 1982=100
Basic organic chemicals
Jun 2019 257.1 254.3 272.4 Index 1982=100
Primary basic organic chemicals
Jun 2019 243.6 243.9 270.7 Index 1982=100
Aromatics
Jun 2019 343.8 341.9 329.0 Index Jun 2001=100
Liquid refinery gases
Jun 2019 174.5 175.7 217.1 Index Jun 2001=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals and dyes
Jun 2019 218.7 222.7 214.5 Index 1982=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals
Jun 2019 198.3 205.1 202.7 Index Jun 2001=100
Synthetic organic dyes
Jun 2019 147.1 130.7 94.0 Index Jun 2001=100
Other basic organics
Jun 2019 237.8 232.9 246.1 Index 1982=100
Ethanol (ethyl alcohol)
Jun 2019 200.8 175.1 187.1 Index 1982=100
Other basic organics, nec
Jun 2019 243.1 244.7 257.9 Index Jun 1987=100
Fatty acids
Jun 2019 121.3 121.8 144.3 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
Jun 2019 112.1 112.1 109.5 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 2019 121.4 122.0 117.7 Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic plasticizers
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Other synthetic organic chemicals
Jun 2019 79.7 80.7 89.0 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous end use chemicals and chemical products, excluding urea
Jun 2019 194.0 190.6 183.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous cyclic and acyclic chemicals and chemical products, excluding fatty acid esters
Jun 2019 102.5 106.8 118.5 Index Dec 2007=100
Paints and allied products
Jun 2019 292.3 292.8 282.9 Index 1982=100
Prepared paint
Jun 2019 299.1 299.3 286.0 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jun 2019 346.6 346.2 320.3 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jun 2019 190.2 189.9 175.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Exterior architectural coatings
Jun 2019 114.8 114.5 107.1 Index Dec 2012=100
Interior architectural coatings
Jun 2019 110.3 110.3 101.4 Index Dec 2012=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jun 2019 200.4 200.3 199.0 Index Jun 1983=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jun 2019 200.4 200.3 199.0 Index Jun 1983=100
Transportation finishes, except powdered and high-solids coatings
Jun 2019 109.9 109.9 109.4 Index Dec 2012=100
All other product finishes for original equipment manufacturers (OEM), excluding marine coating
Jun 2019 103.6 103.5 102.7 Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jun 2019 382.7 384.7 371.2 Index Jun 1983=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jun 2019 382.7 384.7 371.2 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 2019 258.1 259.5 257.8 Index 1982=100
Paint colors
Jun 2019 212.2 213.5 212.6 Index 1982=100
Iron oxide pigments
Jun 2019 274.7 274.7 266.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Titanium pigments
. . . . Index 1982=100
Synthetic organic pigments
Jun 2019 151.3 151.8 150.3 Index Jun 1987=100
Other inorganic pigments
Jun 2019 252.9 260.5 259.1 Index Jun 1983=100
Chrome colors
Jun 2019 95.9 98.1 98.1 Index Dec 2008=100
All other inorganic pigments
Jun 2019 105.3 109.1 108.0 Index Dec 2008=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jun 2019 223.8 223.8 218.5 Index 1982=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jun 2019 256.5 256.5 250.5 Index 1982=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2019 327.4 327.5 326.6 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2019 327.4 327.5 326.6 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jun 2019 185.3 185.4 184.9 Index Dec 2003=100
Drugs and pharmaceuticals
Jun 2019 605.0 605.2 583.6 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2019 181.4 181.4 181.3 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2019 181.4 181.4 181.4 Index Jun 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jun 2019 181.4 181.4 181.4 Index Jun 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index Dec 1987=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Biological products, including diagnostics
Jun 2019 275.1 275.0 265.7 Index 1982=100
Biological products, excluding diagnostics, for veterinary, industrial, and all other misc use
Jun 2019 145.3 144.7 136.3 Index Dec 2004=100
Biological veterinary vaccines, bacterins, toxoids, other antigens, and other biologics
. . . . Index Jun 2009=100
Diagnostics
Jun 2019 120.6 120.4 119.9 Index Jun 2009=100
In-vitro diagnostics
Jun 2019 202.7 202.3 201.7 Index 1982=100
Biological products for human use
Jun 2019 133.4 133.5 127.1 Index Jun 2009=100
Pharmaceutical preparations
Jun 2019 268.2 268.3 257.9 Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting neoplasms, the endocrine system, & metabolic diseases
Jun 2019 292.2 292.3 285.9 Index Jun 2001=100
Cancer therapy products
Jun 2019 101.5 101.5 99.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Insulin/antidiabetes products
Jun 2019 279.4 279.4 270.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Hormones and oral contraceptives
Jun 2019 217.1 217.1 214.5 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the central nervous system and the sense organs
Jun 2019 307.2 307.6 281.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Analgesics
Jun 2019 263.6 263.6 225.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Analgesics, over-the-counter
Jun 2019 250.0 250.0 249.5 Index Jun 1981=100
Analgesics, prescription
Jun 2019 2,265.1 2,264.9 1,918.7 Index Jun 1981=100
Psychotherapeutics
Jun 2019 180.9 180.9 176.0 Index Dec 2009=100
Antidepressants
Jun 2019 179.3 179.3 173.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other psychotherapeutics, including tranquilizers
Jun 2019 196.7 196.7 192.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Anticonvulsants
Jun 2019 223.2 223.2 218.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Other central nervous system and sense organs
Jun 2019 179.3 179.8 171.5 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the cardiovascular system
Jun 2019 405.6 405.6 381.3 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 2019 309.1 309.1 287.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the respiratory system
Jun 2019 220.1 220.3 214.5 Index Jun 2001=100
Antihistamines and bronchodilators, including antiasthmatics
Jun 2019 156.1 156.2 154.4 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations
Jun 2019 187.8 188.0 182.0 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, over-the-counter
Jun 2019 113.8 113.8 113.8 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, prescription
Jun 2019 208.4 208.7 200.9 Index Dec 2007=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the digestive or the genito-urinary systems
Jun 2019 206.4 206.3 213.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Antispasmodic/antisecretory
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations
Jun 2019 150.2 150.1 155.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, over-the-counter
Jun 2019 125.8 125.8 124.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, prescription
Jun 2019 227.7 227.5 237.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Antacids
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the skin
Jun 2019 185.7 186.5 185.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Emollients and protectives, including burn remedies
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin
Jun 2019 115.4 117.4 115.6 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 2019 109.8 109.8 127.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations
Jun 2019 137.4 137.5 136.2 Index Jun 2001=100
Multivitamins
Jun 2019 106.9 106.9 107.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients
Jun 2019 130.1 130.3 127.4 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 2019 264.4 264.4 258.5 Index Jun 2001=100
Broad and medium spectrum antibiotics
Jun 2019 180.1 180.1 173.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Systemic antivirals
Jun 2019 175.7 175.7 174.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other parasitic and infective diseases
Jun 2019 197.2 197.2 192.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2019 188.5 188.9 188.9 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2019 188.5 188.9 188.9 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jun 2019 188.5 188.9 188.9 Index 1982=100
Soybean oil, processed for inedible purposes
Jun 2019 114.3 115.7 116.4 Index Jun 1995=100
Crude soybean oil, degummed
Jun 2019 74.7 74.5 70.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Soybean oil, all other types
Jun 2019 68.4 70.1 74.5 Index Dec 2007=100
Lard, inedible tallow, and grease, except wool grease
Jun 2019 255.9 246.7 240.5 Index Jun 2002=100
Agricultural chemicals and chemical products
Jun 2019 226.8 229.2 222.9 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2019 185.2 185.5 181.1 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2019 195.4 195.7 191.1 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jun 2019 195.4 195.7 191.1 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers, made in plants which manufacture fertilizer materials
Jun 2019 130.1 130.7 136.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, dry, mixing only
Jun 2019 107.9 108.0 103.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, liquid, mixing only
Jun 2019 116.4 116.4 108.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Fertilizer materials
Jun 2019 225.3 231.1 227.1 Index 1982=100
Nitrogenates
Jun 2019 267.9 273.2 254.2 Index 1982=100
Fertilizer materials of organic origin
Jun 2019 223.6 223.6 222.5 Index Dec 1993=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium compounds, and urea
Jun 2019 83.8 85.6 79.2 Index Dec 2014=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, and ammonium compounds
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Urea
. . . . Index 1982=100
Phosphates
Jun 2019 194.1 200.0 205.6 Index 1982=100
Phosphoric acid, 52-54 percent APA, superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
Jun 2019 84.0 86.6 89.0 Index Dec 2014=100
Superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jun 2019 205.7 205.7 197.7 Index 1982=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jun 2019 205.7 205.7 197.7 Index 1982=100
Lawn and garden pesticides and chemicals
Jun 2019 157.2 157.2 144.6 Index Jun 2003=100
Household and institutional pesticides & chemicals
Jun 2019 143.7 143.7 139.5 Index Jun 2003=100
Agricultural and commercial pesticides and chemicals
Jun 2019 137.0 137.0 131.9 Index Jun 2003=100
Plastic resins and materials
Jun 2019 227.1 223.1 243.8 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 228.4 222.9 246.9 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 158.7 154.9 171.5 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 158.7 154.9 171.5 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 235.6 240.5 242.0 Index 1982=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 167.9 171.4 172.4 Index Dec 1998=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jun 2019 167.9 171.4 172.4 Index Dec 1998=100
Other chemicals and allied products
Jun 2019 207.0 206.4 204.6 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jun 2019 182.3 181.8 181.6 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jun 2019 175.1 174.6 174.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jun 2019 245.9 244.0 243.0 Index Jun 1983=100
Hard surface soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jun 2019 97.6 97.7 97.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional laundry detergents
Jun 2019 114.2 112.1 111.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional dishwashing detergents
Jun 2019 118.7 118.6 116.9 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional metal cleaners
Jun 2019 125.9 113.1 112.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Dairy, farm, and food plant cleaners, sanitizers, etc
Jun 2019 109.3 110.4 114.9 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional soaps, excluding specialty cleaners
Jun 2019 113.5 112.7 113.2 Index Dec 2011=100
Household detergents
Jun 2019 151.6 151.6 151.5 Index 1982=100
Soaps, excluding specialty cleaners, household
Jun 2019 188.4 188.3 189.2 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jun 2019 198.4 198.3 193.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jun 2019 198.4 198.3 193.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Polishing preparations and related products
Jun 2019 237.7 237.1 237.5 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 2019 166.7 166.1 165.2 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Jun 2019 162.3 162.3 159.4 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Jun 2019 143.6 143.6 141.1 Index Jun 1999=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Jun 2019 174.4 174.4 174.4 Index 1982=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Jun 2019 108.8 108.8 108.8 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jun 2019 194.0 194.0 193.5 Index 1982=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jun 2019 143.6 143.6 143.2 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos), excluding hair tonics
Jun 2019 127.0 127.0 126.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Hair tonics, including hair and scalp conditioners
Jun 2019 104.7 104.7 104.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Dentifrices
Jun 2019 139.5 139.5 135.3 Index 1982=100
Mouthwashes, gargles, and rinses
Jun 2019 103.8 103.8 103.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jun 2019 118.0 116.0 115.7 Index Jun 1999=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jun 2019 118.0 116.0 115.7 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jun 2019 111.9 111.9 111.4 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jun 2019 111.9 111.9 111.4 Index Jun 1999=100
Misc chemical prod and preparations
Jun 2019 249.1 248.4 246.0 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jun 2019 231.8 232.4 226.2 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jun 2019 142.5 142.8 139.0 Index Dec 2003=100
Industrial gases
Jun 2019 283.9 280.9 251.1 Index 1982=100
Carbon dioxide
Jun 2019 354.8 355.4 341.0 Index 1982=100
Nitrogen
Jun 2019 189.7 200.4 175.0 Index 1982=100
Oxygen
Jun 2019 309.0 311.2 294.2 Index 1982=100
Argon and hydrogen
Jun 2019 89.3 94.3 105.2 Index Jun 2009=100
Other industrial gases (including fluorocarbon)
Jun 2019 228.8 216.9 174.4 Index Jun 2009=100
Adhesives and sealants
Jun 2019 267.1 267.1 261.8 Index Dec 1983=100
Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
Jun 2019 273.6 273.9 269.0 Index Dec 1983=100
Nonstructural caulking compounds and sealants
Jun 2019 120.4 120.4 117.2 Index Dec 2011=100
Surface active agents
Jun 2019 272.2 273.7 291.9 Index Dec 1983=100
Textile and leather assistants and finishes
Jun 2019 201.0 201.0 201.0 Index Dec 1983=100
Surfactants (bulk surface active agents)
Jun 2019 292.6 294.4 317.3 Index Dec 1983=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jun 2019 400.0 396.4 400.8 Index Jun 1984=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jun 2019 261.1 258.8 261.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Other miscellaneous chemical products
Jun 2019 216.2 215.3 212.8 Index 1982=100
Salt, evaporated and solar
. . . . Index Jun 1985=100
Carbon black
Jun 2019 384.7 388.3 347.4 Index Dec 1983=100
Printing ink
Jun 2019 216.8 217.1 214.3 Index Jun 1984=100
Letterpress printing inks
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Gravure printing inks
Jun 2019 103.3 103.3 103.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Lithographic and offset printing inks
Jun 2019 104.5 104.5 104.1 Index Dec 2011=100
News and nonheat web offset printing inks
Jun 2019 104.1 104.1 104.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Publication and commercial web inks
Jun 2019 103.1 103.1 103.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed general inks
Jun 2019 107.1 107.0 106.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed packaging inks
Jun 2019 105.8 105.8 104.6 Index Dec 2011=100
Flexographic printing inks
Jun 2019 106.8 106.7 103.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Nonimpact/digital inks
Jun 2019 165.9 166.8 164.2 Index Dec 2011=100
All other printing inks
Jun 2019 104.8 103.7 102.6 Index Dec 2011=100
Water-treating compounds
Jun 2019 174.8 174.5 174.0 Index Jun 1985=100
Automotive chemicals
Jun 2019 101.4 99.2 100.6 Index Jun 2009=100
Other chemical preparations, nec
Jun 2019 252.6 250.1 250.0 Index Jun 1985=100
   

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