Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

April 1984

Robust growth and the strong dollar set pattern for 1983 import and export prices

Mark Johnson

Declining energy costs, the slower pace of recovery abroad, and developing nations' efforts to service heavy international debt loads were also important factors in price developments; a new all-commodities export price index was published for the fourth quarter.

Download PDF »