PRODUCER PRICES OF FOR-HIRE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

PRODUCER PRICES OF FOR-HIRE TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Producer Price Index: Transportation Services by Mode (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted)

Producer Price Index: Transportation Services by Mode (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted) - Air, Water, Motor Freight. If you are a user with a disability and cannot view this image, please call 800-853-1351 or email answers@bts.gov for further assistance.

Producer Price Index: Transportation Services by Mode (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted)

Producer Price Index: Transportation Services by Mode (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted) - Pipeline, Railroad. If you are a user with a disability and cannot view this image, please call 800-853-1351 or email answers@bts.gov for further assistance.

Producer prices reflect prices charged to anyone, including consumers when the firm also serves as a retailer. Actual prices to users of transportation services will differ due to substitution between domestic and foreign markets, and substitution between user- and market-provided services.

Price Index (Jun-1993=100)    Oct-00       Oct-01   
Air transportation  145.9  152.9
Air transportation percent change from same month previous year  14.58   4.79
Water transportation  126.9  134.4
Water transportation percent change from same month previous year   8.40   5.93
Motor freight transportation and warehousing  121.4  123.8
Motor freight transportation and warehousing percent change from same month previous year   5.11   1.98
Pipelines, excluding natural gas  106.4  115.5
Pipelines, excluding natural gas percent change from same month previous year   4.48   8.57
Railroad transportation  103.9  108.8
Railroad transportation percent change from same month previous year   1.59   4.78

NOTES: The current value is compared to the value from the same period in the previous year to account for seasonality.

Data from July 2001 to October 2001 are preliminary. The original data for the indices in this table have different base periods. For comparability, the indices have been adjusted to have a common base period (1993).

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, available at: http://www.bls.gov/ppihome.htm?h3