Wholesale Inventories, Sales Increased in April

Ackerman, Andrew
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/9/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32399, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that merchant wholesalers have posted modest inventory growth and strong sales in April. Inventories of merchant wholesalers grew by 0.9% to $371.3 billion. Sales of merchant wholesalers also went up by 1.3 percent to about $319.9 billion. While sales of durable goods fell by 0.3 percent, sales of non-durable goods went up by 2.9 percent.


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