Usa, prezzi import marzo +2,8%, sopra consensus

venerdì 11 aprile 2008 14:35
 

   April 11 (Reuters) - U.S. Labor Department report of U.S.
import and export price changes by percent  (unadjusted).
 
                       March     Feb  (Prev) March08/07
ALL IMPORTS                 2.8     0.2     0.2    14.8
Petroleum                   9.1    -1.9    -1.5    60.0
Nonpetroleum                1.1     0.7     0.6     5.4
Food, Feed, Drink           2.5    unch    -0.1    14.0
Industrial Supplies         6.6     0.1     0.2    36.9
Capital Goods              unch     0.1     0.1     1.0
Motor Vehicles,Parts        0.2     0.1     0.2     2.9
Consumer Goods ExAutos      0.5     0.4     0.3     2.7
                       March     Feb  (Prev) March08/07
ALL EXPORTS                 1.5     1.1     0.9     7.9
Agricultural                4.1     4.6     4.4    33.4
Non-Agricultural            1.2     0.7     0.5     5.6
Food, Feed, Drink           3.8     4.6     4.5    33.5
Industrial Supplies         3.8     1.6     1.1    13.8
Capital Goods              unch     0.4     0.4     2.1
Motor Vehicles,Parts        0.2     0.1     0.1     1.2
Consumer Goods ExAutos      0.2     0.2     0.4     2.9
The department reported March price indices (2000 base year
equals 100) of 133 for imports and 123.8 for exports.
FORECAST:
Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast for March:
+2.0 percent for import prices
+0.5 percent for export prices