Usa, prezzi import aprile +1,8%, poco sopra attese +1,7%

martedì 13 maggio 2008 14:37
 

 May 13 (Reuters) - U.S. Labor Department report of U.S.
 import and export price changes by percent (unadjusted).
                           April   March  (Prev) April 08/07
ALL IMPORTS                      1.8     2.9     2.8    15.4
Petroleum                        4.4     9.2     9.1    57.2
Nonpetroleum                     1.1     1.1     1.1     6.2
Food, Feed, Drink                0.4     2.8     2.5    12.6
Industrial Supplies              3.9     6.6     6.6    37.3
Capital Goods                    0.8     0.1    unch     2.1
Motor Vehicles,Parts             0.4     0.2     0.2     3.3
Consumer Goods ExAutos           0.2     0.4     0.5     2.8 
                         April   March  (Prev) April08/07
ALL EXPORTS                 0.3     1.5     1.5     7.7
Agricultural               -2.2     4.2     4.1    32.3
Non-Agricultural            0.6     1.3     1.2     5.6 
Food, Feed, Drink          -2.3     3.8     3.8    31.6
Industrial Supplies         1.2     4.0     3.8    13.8 
Capital Goods               0.3    -0.1    unch     2.2 
Motor Vehicles,Parts        0.4     0.2     0.2     1.5 
Consumer Goods ExAutos      0.2     0.2     0.2     2.3    
 The department reported April price indices (2000 base year
equals 100) of 135.6 for imports and 124.1 for exports.       
 FORECAST:     Reuters survey of U.S. economists forecast
for March:  +1.7 percent for import prices  +0.8 percent for
export prices          
 NOTES:   U.S. April year-over-year import price rise largest
since  index was first published in September 1982.