TITLE

Price-Indices

PUB. DATE
September 1924
SOURCE
Time;Sep1924, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a report on wholesale price indices for commodities from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). Based on the DOL index for July 1924, the prices of commodities showed their first upward trend since February 1924. Covered in the DOL report are 404 commodities that were grouped into nine principal indices. The findings showed price declines in fuel and lighting, metals, building materials, while increases were noted for farm products, food, clothing, and miscellaneous commodities.
ACCESSION #
54747216

 

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