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    Jul 2019
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Chemicals and allied products
Jul 2019 290.8 291.8 296.0 Index 1982=100
Industrial chemicals
Jul 2019 256.3 259.3 274.2 Index 1982=100
Basic inorganic chemicals
Jul 2019 277.8 278.8 278.9 Index 1982=100
Inorganic chemicals, other than alkalies and chlorine
Jul 2019 279.5 280.3 274.6 Index 1982=100
Aluminum compounds
Jul 2019 138.2 138.2 138.0 Index Jun 1995=100
Inorganic acids, inc hydrochloric, sulfuric acid and other
Jul 2019 106.4 108.8 108.2 Index Dec 2008=100
Sulfuric acid
Jul 2019 138.1 144.4 145.7 Index Jun 1987=100
Lime
Jul 2019 260.7 257.5 249.8 Index 1982=100
Potassium & sodium compounds, ex bleaches
Jul 2019 299.5 298.4 286.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Rock salt
Jul 2019 391.4 400.6 393.8 Index Dec 1984=100
Other inorganic chemicals, nec
Jul 2019 148.3 148.5 145.3 Index Dec 2006=100
Potassium salts & boron
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Alkalies and chlorine, including natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jul 2019 324.4 326.4 342.9 Index 1982=100
Natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Jul 2019 192.4 197.1 186.0 Index 1982=100
Basic organic chemicals
Jul 2019 253.7 257.1 274.4 Index 1982=100
Primary basic organic chemicals
Jul 2019 232.7 243.6 275.2 Index 1982=100
Aromatics
Jul 2019 355.7 343.8 325.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Liquid refinery gases
Jul 2019 154.9 174.5 224.5 Index Jun 2001=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals and dyes
Jul 2019 218.3 218.7 216.3 Index 1982=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals
Jul 2019 198.1 198.3 203.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Synthetic organic dyes
Jul 2019 146.1 147.1 97.9 Index Jun 2001=100
Other basic organics
Jul 2019 238.8 237.8 246.3 Index 1982=100
Ethanol (ethyl alcohol)
Jul 2019 202.6 200.8 185.5 Index 1982=100
Other basic organics, nec
Jul 2019 243.9 243.1 258.7 Index Jun 1987=100
Fatty acids
Jul 2019 120.8 121.3 145.8 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
Jul 2019 111.2 112.1 109.3 Index Dec 2008=100
Synthetic organic alcohols, mixed and unmixed
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic chemicals for use as flavor and perfume materials
Jul 2019 121.1 121.4 122.7 Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic plasticizers
Jul 2019 111.9 . 118.1 Index Dec 2007=100
Other synthetic organic chemicals
Jul 2019 77.3 79.7 88.8 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous end use chemicals and chemical products, excluding urea
Jul 2019 195.3 194.0 183.7 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous cyclic and acyclic chemicals and chemical products, excluding fatty acid esters
Jul 2019 102.7 102.5 122.0 Index Dec 2007=100
Paints and allied products
Jul 2019 295.4 292.3 283.1 Index 1982=100
Prepared paint
Jul 2019 300.5 299.1 286.5 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jul 2019 346.2 346.6 321.2 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Jul 2019 189.9 190.2 176.2 Index Dec 2003=100
Exterior architectural coatings
Jul 2019 114.7 114.8 107.4 Index Dec 2012=100
Interior architectural coatings
Jul 2019 110.1 110.3 101.7 Index Dec 2012=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jul 2019 200.2 200.4 198.5 Index Jun 1983=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Jul 2019 200.2 200.4 198.5 Index Jun 1983=100
Transportation finishes, except powdered and high-solids coatings
Jul 2019 110.1 109.9 109.4 Index Dec 2012=100
All other product finishes for original equipment manufacturers (OEM), excluding marine coating
Jul 2019 103.4 103.6 102.4 Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jul 2019 390.9 382.7 372.9 Index Jun 1983=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Jul 2019 390.9 382.7 372.9 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
Jul 2019 266.6 258.1 257.2 Index 1982=100
Paint colors
Jul 2019 220.2 212.2 212.0 Index 1982=100
Iron oxide pigments
Jul 2019 278.0 274.7 266.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Titanium pigments
. . . . Index 1982=100
Synthetic organic pigments
Jul 2019 151.8 151.3 151.1 Index Jun 1987=100
Other inorganic pigments
Jul 2019 259.0 252.9 259.5 Index Jun 1983=100
Chrome colors
Jul 2019 96.1 95.9 98.1 Index Dec 2008=100
All other inorganic pigments
Jul 2019 110.2 105.3 108.4 Index Dec 2008=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jul 2019 223.8 223.8 218.5 Index 1982=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Jul 2019 256.5 256.5 250.5 Index 1982=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jul 2019 327.3 327.4 326.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jul 2019 327.3 327.4 326.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Jul 2019 185.3 185.3 184.7 Index Dec 2003=100
Drugs and pharmaceuticals
Jul 2019 605.5 605.0 588.3 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jul 2019 181.4 181.4 181.9 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jul 2019 181.4 181.4 182.0 Index Jun 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Jul 2019 181.4 181.4 182.0 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
Jul 2019 275.3 275.1 266.6 Index 1982=100
Biological products, excluding diagnostics, for veterinary, industrial, and all other misc use
Jul 2019 144.9 145.3 136.3 Index Dec 2004=100
Biological veterinary vaccines, bacterins, toxoids, other antigens, and other biologics
. . . . Index Jun 2009=100
Diagnostics
Jul 2019 120.7 120.6 120.4 Index Jun 2009=100
In-vitro diagnostics
Jul 2019 202.8 202.7 202.7 Index 1982=100
Biological products for human use
Jul 2019 133.6 133.4 127.6 Index Jun 2009=100
Pharmaceutical preparations
Jul 2019 268.4 268.2 260.3 Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting neoplasms, the endocrine system, & metabolic diseases
Jul 2019 292.5 292.2 287.2 Index Jun 2001=100
Cancer therapy products
Jul 2019 102.7 101.5 99.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Insulin/antidiabetes products
Jul 2019 279.4 279.4 270.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Hormones and oral contraceptives
Jul 2019 218.2 217.1 215.6 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the central nervous system and the sense organs
Jul 2019 307.2 307.2 288.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Analgesics
Jul 2019 263.6 263.6 236.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Analgesics, over-the-counter
Jul 2019 250.0 250.0 249.5 Index Jun 1981=100
Analgesics, prescription
Jul 2019 2,265.1 2,265.1 2,018.8 Index Jun 1981=100
Psychotherapeutics
Jul 2019 180.9 180.9 177.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Antidepressants
Jul 2019 179.3 179.3 176.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Other psychotherapeutics, including tranquilizers
Jul 2019 196.7 196.7 192.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Anticonvulsants
Jul 2019 223.2 223.2 230.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Other central nervous system and sense organs
Jul 2019 179.4 179.3 172.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the cardiovascular system
Jul 2019 405.6 405.6 381.4 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
Jul 2019 309.1 309.1 287.2 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the respiratory system
Jul 2019 220.4 220.1 217.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Antihistamines and bronchodilators, including antiasthmatics
Jul 2019 156.9 156.1 162.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations
Jul 2019 187.8 187.8 182.0 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, over-the-counter
Jul 2019 113.8 113.8 113.8 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, prescription
Jul 2019 208.4 208.4 200.9 Index Dec 2007=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the digestive or the genito-urinary systems
Jul 2019 206.4 206.4 213.8 Index Jun 2001=100
Antispasmodic/antisecretory
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations
Jul 2019 150.2 150.2 155.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, over-the-counter
Jul 2019 125.8 125.8 124.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, prescription
Jul 2019 227.7 227.7 237.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Antacids
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the skin
Jul 2019 185.7 185.7 185.6 Index Jun 2001=100
Emollients and protectives, including burn remedies
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin
Jul 2019 115.4 115.4 114.9 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
Jul 2019 109.8 109.8 127.3 Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations
Jul 2019 137.4 137.4 136.4 Index Jun 2001=100
Multivitamins
Jul 2019 106.9 106.9 107.1 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients
Jul 2019 130.1 130.1 127.9 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
Jul 2019 265.7 264.4 258.5 Index Jun 2001=100
Broad and medium spectrum antibiotics
Jul 2019 180.1 180.1 173.8 Index Dec 2009=100
Systemic antivirals
Jul 2019 176.0 175.7 174.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Other parasitic and infective diseases
Jul 2019 198.6 197.2 192.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jul 2019 190.6 188.5 187.2 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jul 2019 190.6 188.5 187.2 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Jul 2019 190.6 188.5 187.2 Index 1982=100
Soybean oil, processed for inedible purposes
Jul 2019 115.4 114.3 114.7 Index Jun 1995=100
Crude soybean oil, degummed
Jul 2019 74.9 74.7 69.5 Index Dec 2007=100
Soybean oil, all other types
Jul 2019 69.5 68.4 73.2 Index Dec 2007=100
Lard, inedible tallow, and grease, except wool grease
Jul 2019 261.0 255.9 243.7 Index Jun 2002=100
Agricultural chemicals and chemical products
Jul 2019 224.4 226.8 220.8 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jul 2019 180.7 185.2 182.9 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jul 2019 190.7 195.4 193.0 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers
Jul 2019 190.7 195.4 193.0 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers, made in plants which manufacture fertilizer materials
Jul 2019 117.8 130.1 140.9 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, dry, mixing only
Jul 2019 108.0 107.9 103.4 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, liquid, mixing only
Jul 2019 116.4 116.4 108.7 Index Dec 2009=100
Fertilizer materials
Jul 2019 218.6 225.3 226.3 Index 1982=100
Nitrogenates
Jul 2019 270.2 267.9 247.6 Index 1982=100
Fertilizer materials of organic origin
Jul 2019 223.6 223.6 222.5 Index Dec 1993=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium compounds, and urea
Jul 2019 84.6 83.8 77.0 Index Dec 2014=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, and ammonium compounds
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Urea
. . . . Index 1982=100
Phosphates
Jul 2019 181.6 194.1 208.6 Index 1982=100
Phosphoric acid, 52-54 percent APA, superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
Jul 2019 78.6 84.0 90.3 Index Dec 2014=100
Superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jul 2019 208.6 205.7 193.1 Index 1982=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Jul 2019 208.6 205.7 193.1 Index 1982=100
Lawn and garden pesticides and chemicals
Jul 2019 157.2 157.2 144.6 Index Jun 2003=100
Household and institutional pesticides & chemicals
Jul 2019 143.7 143.7 139.5 Index Jun 2003=100
Agricultural and commercial pesticides and chemicals
Jul 2019 139.3 137.0 128.2 Index Jun 2003=100
Plastic resins and materials
Jul 2019 226.8 227.1 248.5 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 227.1 228.4 252.3 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 157.8 158.7 175.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 157.8 158.7 175.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 241.7 235.6 242.8 Index 1982=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 172.3 167.9 173.0 Index Dec 1998=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Jul 2019 172.3 167.9 173.0 Index Dec 1998=100
Other chemicals and allied products
Jul 2019 207.0 207.0 204.3 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jul 2019 182.5 182.3 181.6 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Jul 2019 175.2 175.1 174.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jul 2019 245.4 245.9 242.8 Index Jun 1983=100
Hard surface soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Jul 2019 97.7 97.6 97.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional laundry detergents
Jul 2019 114.0 114.2 111.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional dishwashing detergents
Jul 2019 118.7 118.7 116.9 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional metal cleaners
Jul 2019 115.7 125.9 112.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Dairy, farm, and food plant cleaners, sanitizers, etc
Jul 2019 109.5 109.3 115.2 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional soaps, excluding specialty cleaners
Jul 2019 113.4 113.5 112.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Household detergents
Jul 2019 151.6 151.6 151.5 Index 1982=100
Soaps, excluding specialty cleaners, household
Jul 2019 188.6 188.4 189.4 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jul 2019 198.8 198.4 193.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Jul 2019 198.8 198.4 193.3 Index Jun 1983=100
Polishing preparations and related products
Jul 2019 235.9 237.7 235.8 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
Jul 2019 166.7 166.7 165.2 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Jul 2019 162.3 162.3 159.4 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Jul 2019 143.6 143.6 141.1 Index Jun 1999=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Jul 2019 174.4 174.4 174.4 Index 1982=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Jul 2019 108.8 108.8 108.8 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jul 2019 194.0 194.0 193.5 Index 1982=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Jul 2019 143.6 143.6 143.2 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos), excluding hair tonics
Jul 2019 127.0 127.0 126.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Hair tonics, including hair and scalp conditioners
Jul 2019 104.7 104.7 104.3 Index Dec 2011=100
Dentifrices
Jul 2019 139.5 139.5 135.3 Index 1982=100
Mouthwashes, gargles, and rinses
Jul 2019 103.8 103.8 103.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jul 2019 118.0 118.0 115.7 Index Jun 1999=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Jul 2019 118.0 118.0 115.7 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jul 2019 111.9 111.9 111.4 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Jul 2019 111.9 111.9 111.4 Index Jun 1999=100
Misc chemical prod and preparations
Jul 2019 249.0 249.1 245.2 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jul 2019 231.4 231.8 226.6 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Jul 2019 142.3 142.5 139.3 Index Dec 2003=100
Industrial gases
Jul 2019 282.7 283.9 251.1 Index 1982=100
Carbon dioxide
Jul 2019 355.9 354.8 344.9 Index 1982=100
Nitrogen
Jul 2019 190.2 189.7 174.4 Index 1982=100
Oxygen
Jul 2019 309.5 309.0 293.3 Index 1982=100
Argon and hydrogen
Jul 2019 86.7 89.3 105.2 Index Jun 2009=100
Other industrial gases (including fluorocarbon)
Jul 2019 228.7 228.8 174.3 Index Jun 2009=100
Adhesives and sealants
Jul 2019 267.1 267.1 260.7 Index Dec 1983=100
Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
Jul 2019 273.8 273.6 268.8 Index Dec 1983=100
Nonstructural caulking compounds and sealants
Jul 2019 120.1 120.4 115.4 Index Dec 2011=100
Surface active agents
Jul 2019 273.8 272.2 286.7 Index Dec 1983=100
Textile and leather assistants and finishes
Jul 2019 201.0 201.0 201.0 Index Dec 1983=100
Surfactants (bulk surface active agents)
Jul 2019 294.5 292.6 310.8 Index Dec 1983=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jul 2019 402.2 400.0 398.9 Index Jun 1984=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Jul 2019 262.6 261.1 260.4 Index Dec 2003=100
Other miscellaneous chemical products
Jul 2019 215.9 216.2 213.8 Index 1982=100
Salt, evaporated and solar
. . . . Index Jun 1985=100
Carbon black
Jul 2019 382.8 384.7 359.6 Index Dec 1983=100
Printing ink
Jul 2019 216.8 216.8 214.2 Index Jun 1984=100
Letterpress printing inks
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Gravure printing inks
Jul 2019 103.3 103.3 103.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Lithographic and offset printing inks
Jul 2019 104.5 104.5 104.1 Index Dec 2011=100
News and nonheat web offset printing inks
Jul 2019 104.1 104.1 104.1 Index Dec 2011=100
Publication and commercial web inks
Jul 2019 103.1 103.1 103.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed general inks
Jul 2019 107.1 107.1 106.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed packaging inks
Jul 2019 105.8 105.8 104.7 Index Dec 2011=100
Flexographic printing inks
Jul 2019 106.8 106.8 103.5 Index Dec 2011=100
Nonimpact/digital inks
Jul 2019 165.9 165.9 163.8 Index Dec 2011=100
All other printing inks
Jul 2019 105.1 104.8 103.0 Index Dec 2011=100
Water-treating compounds
Jul 2019 174.5 174.8 173.5 Index Jun 1985=100
Automotive chemicals
Jul 2019 100.9 101.4 99.5 Index Jun 2009=100
Other chemical preparations, nec
Jul 2019 253.1 252.6 251.9 Index Jun 1985=100
   

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