February PPI Drops 1.4%; Core Rate Rises 0.3%

Ackerman, Andrew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/22/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32344, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decline of producer price index to 1.4 percent in February 2006 in the United States. It is driven by a large decline in energy and food prices. The core rate in February 2006, which excludes food and energy, has risen 0.3 percent in February following an unrevised 0.4 percent rise in January 2006.


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