November 18, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Import and export prices down in October 2011

1-month percent change in Import Price Index and Export Price Index: October 2010–October 2011
Month Percent change
Import Export

Oct 2010

1.1 0.8

Nov 2010

1.7 1.5

Dec 2010

1.4 0.7

Jan 2011

1.5 1.3

Feb 2011

1.7 1.3

Mar 2011

3.0 1.5

Apr 2011

2.6 0.8

May 2011

0.1 0.4

Jun 2011

-0.6 0.1

Jul 2011

0.1 -0.4

Aug 2011

-0.4 0.5

Sep 2011

0.0 0.4

Oct 2011

-0.6 -2.1

These data are featured in the TED article, Import and export prices down in October 2011.




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