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Statistical bulletin: Producer Price Index, January 2013 This product is designated as National Statistics

Released: 12 February 2013 Download PDF

Key points

  • In the year to January 2013 the output price index for home sales of manufactured products rose 2.0%, compared with a rise of 2.2% in the year to December 2012.
  • Between December 2012 and January 2013 the output index for home sales of manufactured products rose 0.2%, up from a fall of 0.1% between November and December.
  • In the year to January 2013 the output price index excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum rose 1.4%, similar to the rise of 1.5% in the year to December 2012.
  • In the year to January 2013 the total input price index rose 1.8%, up from a rise of 0.5% in the year to December 2012.
  • Between December 2012 and January 2013 the total input price index rose 1.3%, compared with no movement between November and December.

A brief description of Producer Price Index

The Producer Price Index (PPI) is a monthly survey that measures the price changes of goods bought and sold by UK manufacturers and provides a key measure of inflation, alongside other indicators such as the Retail Prices Index (RPI), Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and Services Producer Prices Index (SPPI). This statistical bulletin contains a comprehensive selection of data on input and output index series. It contains producer price indices of materials and fuels purchased and output of manufacturing industry by broad sector.

The output price indices measure change in the prices of goods produced by UK manufacturers (these are often called 'factory gate prices').

The input price indices measure change in the prices of materials and fuels bought by UK manufacturers for processing. These are not limited to just those materials used in the final product, but also include what is required by the company in its normal day to day running.

Imported Price Indices (IPIs) are a series of economic indicators that measure change in the prices of goods and raw materials imported into the UK. IPIs are a key component of input price indices.

Exported Price Indices (EPIs) are a series of economic indicators that measure change in the prices of goods manufactured in the UK but destined for export markets.

Output prices: summary

Table A and Figure A show in the year to January 2013, movements in output prices for UK manufactured products were as follows:

  • The output price index for home sales of manufactured products rose 2.0%, down from a rise of 2.2% last month.

  • The output price index excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum rose 1.4 %, down from a rise of 1.5% last month.

  • The output price index excluding excise duty rose 1.8%, down from 1.9% last month.

Between December 2012 and January 2013:

  • The output index for home sales of manufactured products rose 0.2%, up from a fall of 0.1% between November and December. The main upward contributions to the monthly price rise were from other manufactured products, food products and petroleum products. These were partially offset by falls in the price of chemicals & pharmaceuticals products and tobacco & alcohol products (see Table C).

  • The output price index excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum rose 0.2% compared with no movement last month.

Table A: Output prices (home sales)

Percentage change (not seasonally adjusted)
       All manufactured products  Excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum  All manufactured products excluding duty
       1 month  12 months  1 month  12 months  1 month  12 months
 2012   Aug 0.5 2.3 0.1 1.2 0.6 1.9
    Sep 0.5 2.5 0.3 1.2 0.5 2.2
    Oct 0.2 2.6 0.1 1.4 0.2 2.3
    Nov -0.3 2.1 -0.1 1.4 -0.2 1.8
    Dec  -0.1  2.2  0.0  1.5  -0.1  1.9
 2013   Jan  0.2  2.0  0.2  1.4  0.2  1.8

Table source: Office for National Statistics

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Figure A: Output prices

Output prices 12 months percentage change: all manufactured products and excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries, January 2013 : UK
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Supplementary analysis - Output prices

Table B and Figure B show the annual percentage change in price across all product groups and their contribution to the headline output price index. Table C and Figure C show the same information but for the monthly price movements.

Table B: 12 months change to January 2013

Product group Percentage change
Food products 3.0
Tobacco & alcohol 6.6
Clothing, textiles & leather 1.2
Paper & printing -0.9
Petroleum products -1.2
Chemicals & pharmaceuticals 0.5
Metal, machinery & equipment -0.2
Computer, electrical & optical 2.8
Transport equipment 1.4
Other manufactured products 2.4
   
All manufacturing 2.0

Table source: Office for National Statistics

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Figure B: Contribution to 12 months percentage change in total (2.0%)

Contribution to 12 months percentage change in total (2.0%), January 2013: UK
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Table C: 1 month change to January 2013

Product group Percentage change
Food products 0.4
Tobacco & alcohol -0.1
Clothing, textiles & leather 0.2
Paper & printing 0.1
Petroleum products 0.4
Chemicals & pharmaceuticals -0.2
Metal, machinery & equipment 0.0
Computer, electrical & optical 0.1
Transport equipment 0.3
Other manufactured products 0.4
   
All manufacturing 0.2

Table source: Office for National Statistics

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Figure C: Contribution to 1 month percentage change in total (0.2%)

Contribution to 1 month percentage change in total (0.2%), January 2013: UK
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Output prices: summary of statistics

The overall output price index rose 2.2% in the year to January 2013, compared with a rise of 2.1% in the year to December 2012. The output price index rose 0.2% between December 2012 and January 2013, compared with a fall of 0.1% between November and December. The main contributions to the monthly rise were in the price indices of other manufactured products and food  products. These rises were partially offset by a 0.2% fall in chemicals & pharmaceuticals and a 0.1% fall in tobacco & alcohol (see Figure C).

Other manufactured product prices rose 0.4% between December 2012 and January 2013 and rose 2.4% in the year to January 2013. This is due to annual price reviews on a variety of items across the index.

Food product prices rose 0.4% between December 2012 and January 2013 and rose 3.0% in the year to January 2013 as shown in Tables B and C. The monthly rise was mainly due to promotional activity ending and annual price reviews across preserved meat and meat products; prepared animal feeds; grain mill products and dairy products.

Output price index excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum

The output price index for manufactured products excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum rose 1.4% in the year to January 2013, compared with a rise of 1.5% in the year to December 2012. This index is not affected by changes in excise duty.

Input prices: summary

In the year to January 2013, movements in input prices, that is the price of materials and fuels purchased by UK manufacturing industry were as follows (see Table D for figures):

  • The total input price index rose 1.8%, compared with a rise of 0.5% in the year to December 2012.

  • The input price index for the manufacturing industry excluding the food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries saw a rise of 0.6%, compared with no movement in the year to December 2012.

  • The price of imported materials as a whole (including crude oil) fell 0.6%, up from a fall of 1.5% last month.

Between December 2012 and January 2013:

  • In seasonally adjusted terms, (see Table D) the input price index for the manufacturing industry excluding the food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries rose 0.4% between December 2012 and January 2013 up from a fall of 0.3% between November and December.

  • The total input price index rose 1.3%, compared with no movement between November and December. The main upward contribution was a 3.1% increase in the price of crude oil. This was partially offset by a 0.3% fall in home produced food prices and a 0.2% fall in imported food prices (see Table F).

Table D: Input prices

Percentage change
       Materials & fuels purchased  Excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries
       1 month  12 months  1 month  12 month  1 month
       (NSA)1  (NSA)1  (NSA)1  (NSA)1  (SA)2
 2012   Aug 2.0 1.2 0.5 -0.5 1.0
    Sep 0.1 -0.8 0.5 -0.8 0.2
    Oct 0.2 0.2 0.3 -0.4 0.1
    Nov 0.1 -0.1 0.3 -0.2 0.3
    Dec 0.0 0.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.3
 2013   Jan  1.3  1.8  0.9  0.6  0.4
       

Table source: Office for National Statistics

Table notes:

  1. NSA: Not seasonally adjusted

  2. SA: Seasonally adjusted

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Figure D: Input prices (materials & fuel) manufacturing industry

Input prices (materials & fuel) purchased and excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries: UK: 12 months percentage change, January 2013
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Notes for Input prices: summary

  1. These indices include the Climate Change Levy which was introduced in June 2001.
  2. These indices include the Aggregates Levy which was introduced in June 2002.

Supplementary analysis - Input prices

Table E and Figure E show the percentage change in the price of the main commodities groups over the year and their comtributions to the total input index. Table F and Figure F show the same for the monthly input prices.

Table E: 12 months change to January 2013

Product group Percentage change
Fuel incl. CCL 5.2
Crude oil  -0.5
Home food materials 16.4
Imported food materials 3.9
Other home-prod. materials 0.2
Imported metals -5.6
Imported chemicals -0.2
Imported parts & equipment -0.2
Other imported materials 0.3
   
All manufacturing 1.8

Table source: Office for National Statistics

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Figure E: Contribution to 12 months percentage change in total (1.8%)

Contribution to 12 months percentage change in total (1.8%), January 2013: UK
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Table F: 1 month change to January 2013

Product group Percentage change
Fuel incl. CCL 0.8
Crude oil  3.1
Home food materials -0.3
Imported food materials -0.2
Other home-prod. materials 0.8
Imported metals 1.6
Imported chemicals 0.6
Imported parts & equipment 1.0
Other imported materials 1.4
 
All manufacturing 1.3

Table source: Office for National Statistics

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Figure F: Contribution to 1 month percentage change in total (1.3%)

Contribution to 1 month percentage change in total (1.3%), January 2013: UK
Source: Index Numbers of Producer Prices (PPI): Provision of Price Information - Office for National Statistics

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Input prices: summary of statistics

The overall input index for all manufacturing, that is the price of materials and fuels purchased by manufacturers, rose 1.8% in the year to January 2013, compared with a rise of 0.5% in the year to December 2012. The input index rose 1.3% December 2012 and January 2013, compared with no movement between November and December. The main upward contributions to the monthly rise in the price index were from crude oil and other imports. The main downward contribution came from home produced food such as wheat and fruit (see Table F and Figure F). 

The index of crude oils rose 3.1% between December 2012 and January 2013 but fell 0.5% in the year to January 2013.

The index for other import parts rose 1.0% between December 2012 and January 2013 but fell 0.2% in the year to January 2013. The monthly rise was due to a wide range of products.

Home produced food prices fell 0.3% between December 2012 and January 2013 and rose 16.4% in the year to January 2013 (see Table E and F).

Input price index excluding the food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries

The index for materials and fuels purchased by manufacturing industries other than food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries in seasonally adjusted terms rose 0.4% between December 2012 and January 2013. The unadjusted index also rose 0.9% between December 2012 and January 2013, with a 0.6% rise in the year to January 2013.

Output prices: records for January 2013

All manufactured products

Annual rate rose 2.0%, compared with 2.2% for the year to December. Last lower in July 2012 (1.8%). The monthly rate rose 0.2%, compared with a fall -0.1% last month. Last equal in October 2012 and last higher in September 2012 (0.5%).

Excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum

Annual rate 1.4%, compared with 1.5% for the year to December.  Last equal in November 2012 and October 2012 and last lower in September 2012 (1.1%). The monthly rate rose 0.2%, compared with no movement last month. Last equal in October 2012 (0.2%).

All manufactured products excluding duty

Annual rate 1.8%, compared with 1.9% last month. Last lower in July 2012 (1.5%). Monthly rate 0.2%, up from -0.1% last month. Last equal in October 2012 (0.2%).

Food products

Annual rate rose 3.0%, compared with 2.9% last month. Last higher in May 2012 (3.2%). Monthly rate rose 0.4%, compared with 0.1% last month. Last higher in November 2012 (0.5%).

Tobacco & alcohol (inc duty)

Annual rate 6.6%, down from 8.0% last month. Last lower in November 2011 (6.3%). Monthly rate -0.1%, down from 0.1% last month. Last lower November 2012 (-0.3%).

Clothing, textiles & leather

Annual rate 1.2%, down from 1.6% last month. Last lower in May 2010 (1.1%).  Monthly rate 0.2%, up from -0.3% last month.  

Paper & printing

Annual rate -0.9% down from -0.7% last month. Last lower in October 2012 (-1.0%). Monthly rate 0.1%, same as last month. Last higher in October 2012 (0.2%).

Petroleum products

Annual rate fell -1.2%, down from -0.8% last month. Last lower in July 2012 (-2.4%). Monthly rate rose 0.4%, up from -1.8% last month. Last higher in September 2012 (2.0%).

Chemical & pharmaceutical products

 Annual rate 0.5% down from 0.6% last month. Last lower in November 2012 (-0.2%). Monthly rate -0.2%, down from 0.1% last month. Last lower in July 2012 (1.8%).

Metal, machinery & equipment nec.

Annual rate -0.2%, up from -0.3% last month. Last higher in October 2012 (0.1%). Monthly rate no movement, down from 0.1% last month. Last lower in November 2012 (-0.2%).

Computer, electrical & optical equipment

Annual rate 2.8%, down from 3.1% last month.  Last lower in March 2012 (0.4%). Monthly rate 0.1%, up from -0.1% last month.

Transport equipment

Annual rate 1.4%, up from 1.1% last month. Last higher in September 2011 (1.8%). Monthly rate 0.3%, up from 0.2% last month. Last equal in October 2012 (0.3%).

Other manufactured products

Annual rate 2.4%, up from 2.3% last month. Last higher in November 2012 (2.5%). Monthly rate 0.4%, up from no movement last month. Last higher in March 2012 (0.6%). 

Input prices: records for January 2013

Materials & fuels purchased

Annual rate 1.8%, up from 0.5% last month. Last higher in March 2012 (5.4%). Monthly rate 1.3%, up from no movement last month. Last higher in August 2012 (2.0%).

Excluding food, beverages, tobacco & petroleum industries

Annual rate 0.6%, up from no movement last month.  Last higher in May 2012 (1.1%). Monthly rate (seasonally adjusted) 0.9%, up from -0.2% last month. Last higher in August 2012  (1.0%).

Imported materials as a whole (including crude oil)

Annual rate rose -0.6%, from -1.5% last month. Last higher in May 2012 (-0.1%). Monthly rate 1.5%, up from -0.3% last month. Last higher in August 2012 (2.0%).

Fuel including climate change levy

Annual rate 5.2%, up from 3.3% last month. Last higher in October 2012 (5.3%). Monthly rate 0.8%, up from 0.2% last month. Last higher in November 2012 (2.7%).

Crude oil

Annual rate -0.5%, up from -2.9% last month. Last higher in August 2012 (4.2%). Monthly rate 3.1%,  up from -0.9% last month. Last higher in August 2012 (9.5%).

Home food materials

Annual rate 16.4%, up from 14.9% last month. Last higher in April 2011 (18.5%). Monthly rate -0.3%, down from 2.3% last month. Last lower in August 2012 (-1.5%).

Imported food materials

Annual rate 3.9%, down from 4.8% for the last month. Last lower in September 2012 (3.4%). Monthly rate -0.2%, up from -0.6% last month. Last higher in November 2012 (1.2%).

Other home-produced materials

Annual rate 0.2%, up from no movement from last month. Last higher in June 2012 (1.8%). Monthly rate 0.8%, up from 0.7% last month. Last higher in September 2012 (1.6%).

Imported metals 

Annual rate -5.6%, up from -6.1% last month. Last higher in March 2012 (-4.2%). Monthly rate 1.6%, up from 1.1% last month. Last higher in February 2012 (2.0%).

Imported chemicals

Annual rate -0.2%, up from -0.7% last month.  Last higher in June 2012 (0.2%). Monthly rate 0.6%, up from -0.5% last month. Last higher in September 2011 (0.9%).

Imported parts & equipment

Annual rate rose -0.2%, from -0.8% last month. Last higher in April 2012 (0.5%). Monthly rate 1.0%, up from -0.2% last month. Last higher in September 2011 (1.1%).

Other imported materials

Annual rate 0.3%, up from -1.1% last month. Last higher in June 2012 (4.5%). Monthly rate 1.4%, up from -0.7% last month. Last higher in July 2011 (3.6%).

Revisions

(Tables 8R and 9R)

For this bulletin reference tables 8R and 9R (232 Kb Excel sheet) highlight revisions to movements in price indices previously published in last month’s statistical bulletin. These are mainly caused by changes to the most recent estimates, as more price quotes are received, and revisions to seasonal adjustment factors, which are re-estimated every month. The headline figures for input prices for October and November have upwards revisions and there are no revisions for headline output prices. These revisions were mainly caused by quality adjustments due to late data.

Table G: Revisions between first publication and estimates twelve months later

Percentages
     Revisions between first publication and estimates twelve months later
  Value in last period Average over the last 5 years  Average over the last 5 years without regard to sign (average absolute revision)
Total output: 12 months 2.0 -0.10 0.18
Total output: 1 month 0.2 0.03 0.10
Total input: 12 months 1.8 0.41* 0.69*
Total input: 1 month 1.3 0.14 0.42

Table source: Office for National Statistics

Table notes:

  1. * Statistically significant.

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Revisions to data provide one indication of the reliability of key indicators. The above table shows summary information on the size and direction of the revisions which have been made to the data covering a five year period. A statistical test has been applied to the average revision to find out if it is statistically significantly different from zero. An asterisk (*) shows that the test is significant.

The table presents a summary of the differences between the first estimates published between November 2006 and October 2011 and the estimates published 12 months later. These numbers include the effect of the reclassification onto SIC 2007.

Spreadsheets giving revisions triangles of estimates for all months from January 1998 through to December 2012 and the calculations behind the averages in the table are available in the reference table area of the ONS website;

Revision triangle for total output (12 months) (1.8 Mb Excel sheet)

Revision triangle for total output (1 month) (1.77 Mb Excel sheet)

Revision triangle for total input (12 months) (1.81 Mb Excel sheet)

Revision triangle for total input (1 month) (1.8 Mb Excel sheet)

Background notes

  1. Article about rebasing the PPI and SPPI onto 2010=100

    An article outlining plans to rebase the producer prices index and services producer price index, at the end of 2013, can be found on the ONS website.

  2. Quality and Methodology Information

    A Quality and Methodology Information (QMI) (95.6 Kb Pdf) paper for the PPI describes in detail the intended uses of the statistics presented in this publication, their general quality and the methods used to produce them.

  3. Producer Price Index and Services Producer Prices: implementation of SIC 2007

    Producer Prices has implemented the change to the Standard Industrial Classification 2007 (SIC 2007). The most significant change to PPI output prices involves the reclassification of ‘recovered secondary raw materials’ and ‘publishing’. These are no longer classified in the manufacturing sector, but are classified under services. In addition to this, a new SIC division, ‘repair, installation and maintenance of machinery and equipment’ has been created. Under SIC 2003 these activities were classified within the output of manufacturing, but as part of the specific industries where this activity took place.

    Fundamental changes have been made to the classification of the PPI Trade surveys, Import Price indices (IPI) and Export Price Indices (EPI). As part of the reclassification project the classification of these trade surveys have become compliant with Eurostat’s Short Term Statistics Regulation. The collection of IPI and EPI will now be on an SIC basis, a switch from the Standard International Trade Classification (SITC) and Combined Nomenclature (CN) previously used. PPI input prices are heavily dependent on IPI.

    For further information on the changes and impact of the SIC 2007 on prices please see the Economic and Labour Market Review for December 2010 (84.1 Kb Pdf) .

    Any comments about this work and its impact on PPI please contact Producer Price Index Operations on +44 (0)1633 45 6628 or email PPI Operations

  4. Relevance to users

    Index numbers shown in the main text of this bulletin are on a net sector basis. The index for any sector relates only to transactions between that sector and other sectors, sales and purchases within sectors are excluded. However, the more detailed figures shown in reference tables 4 and 6 (232 Kb Excel sheet) are on a gross basis; that is, intra industry sales and purchases are included in each of these indices.

    Indices relate to average prices for a month. The full effect of a price change occurring part way through any month will only be reflected in the following month’s index.

    All index numbers exclude VAT. Excise duty (on cigarettes, manufactured tobacco, alcoholic liquor and petroleum products) are included, except where labelled otherwise. Since PPIs exclude VAT, they are not affected by the increase in the standard rate of VAT to 20% from 4 January 2011.

    The detailed input indices of prices of materials and fuels purchased by industry ( (230 Kb Excel sheet) reference table 6 (232 Kb Excel sheet) ) do not include the climate change levy (CCL). This is because each industry can, in practice, pay its own rate for the various forms of energy, depending on the various negotiated discounts and exemptions that apply.

  5. Common pitfalls in interpreting series

    Expectations of accuracy and reliability in sample surveys are often too high. Revisions and sampling variability are inevitable consequences of the trade off between timeliness, accuracy and the burden on respondents. Details of sampling variability are included elsewhere in this bulletin.

    Very few statistical revisions arise as a result of ‘errors’ in the popular sense of the word. All estimates, by definition, are subject to statistical ‘error’ but, in this context, the word refers to the uncertainty in any process or calculation that uses sampling, estimation or modelling. Most revisions reflect either the adoption of new statistical techniques or the incorporation of new information which allows the statistical error of previous estimates to be reduced. Only rarely are there avoidable ‘errors’ such as human or system failures, and such mistakes are made quite clear when they are discovered and corrected.

  6. Definitions and explanations

    Definitions found within the main statistical bulletin are listed here:

    Index number

    A measure of the average level of prices, quantities or other measured characteristics, relative to their level for a defined reference period of location. It is expressed as a percentage above or below, but relative to, the base index of 100.

    Seasonally adjusted

    Seasonal adjustment aids interpretation by removing effects associated with the time of the year or the arrangement of the calendar, which could obscure movements of interest. Seasonal adjustment removes regular variation from a time series. Regular variation includes effects due to month lengths, different activity near particular events, such as bank holidays and leap years.

  7. Accuracy

    Figures for the latest two months are provisional and the latest five months are subject to revisions in light of (a) late and revised respondent data and (b), for the seasonally adjusted series; revisions to seasonal adjustment factors are re-estimated every month. A routine seasonal adjustment review is normally conducted in the autumn each year.

    Every five years, producer price indices are rebased, and their weights updated to reflect changes in the industry. The article referred to in background note 1, informs users about work underway to rebase PPIs from a 2005=100 basis to a 2010=100 basis, and update the weights. PPIs will move to a 2010=100 basis from autumn 2013. More information about the impact of rebasing will be published as the project progresses and will be drawn to users attention in the regular statistical bulletin.

  8. Publication policy

    The complete run of data in the tables of this bulletin are also available to view and download in other electronic formats free of charge using the Office for National Statistics Datasets and Reference Table service (if you want the data associated with this bulletin click into Download data in this release option). Users can download the complete release in a choice of zipped formats or view and download their own selections of individual series.

    Details of the policy governing the release of new data are available from the Media Relations Office. A list of the names of those given pre-publication access to the contents of this bulletin is available on the Producer Price Index: Pre-Release Access List (21.8 Kb Pdf) . (21.9 Kb Pdf)

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