MEAT AHEAD BY 11%: YTD food prices continue surge

Thienpont, Chuck
March 2004
FoodService Director;3/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p49
Trade Publication
Reports on the market basket index of food prices in the U.S. in year-to-date average to February 2004. Increase in the wholesale beef and pork indexes; Percentage of increase in poultry wholesale index; Year-to-date commodities market index including milk, eggs and wheat; Forecast on the pattern of food prices for 2004.


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