September 14, 2009 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Export prices increase in August 2009

One-month percent change in export price indexes, August 2008ľAugust 2009
Month Exports
All exports Agricultural exports Nonagricultural exports

Aug 2008

-1.6 -9.6 -0.7

Sep 2008

-0.8 0.1 -0.9

Oct 2008

-2.1 -8.4 -1.4

Nov 2008

-3.2 -6.9 -2.8

Dec 2008

-2.2 -6.1 -1.9

Jan 2009

0.7 5.9 0.3

Feb 2009

-0.3 -1.7 -0.2

Mar 2009

-0.7 -3.4 -0.4

Apr 2009

0.5 3.7 0.2

May 2009

0.4 3.6 0.3

Jun 2009

1.0 4.2 0.6

Jul 2009

-0.3 -4.9 0.1

Aug 2009

0.7 0.2 0.8

These data featured in the TED article, Export prices increase in August 2009.