Skip navigation
Electrical Market Data

Lighting Leads Electrical Price Index in August

Check out some of the increases in lighting products in the August 2019 EPI.

Residential Lighting (+4.6%) and Lamps (+10.1%)  led an otherwise quiet Electrical Price Index in August. These dramatic increase may reflect concern over the import of LEDs from China. The Total Index was up +0.4% for the month and +2.6% year-over-year. EM’s EPI was quiet otherwise, with few categories showing a change of more than 1%: Pole-Line Hardware (-1.8%); Conduit Fittings (+1.9%); and Nonmetallic  Conduit (+1.5%).

All access premium subscription

Only Electrical Marketing newsletter subscribers have access to premium content.

Being a subscriber to the Electrical Marketing newsletter allows you exclusive access to high value content including key economic indicators measuring the health of the market and access to the Electrical Price Index and other important industry insights.

Sign up for the Electrical Marketing newsletter to get access.

TAGS: Data
Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.