Import Prices fell 1.1% (vs. -1.2% consensus) in January, the sixth month of declines, but...

|By:, SA News Editor
Import Prices fell 1.1% (vs. -1.2% consensus) in January, the sixth month of declines, but export prices rose 0.5% for the first time in half a year. Import prices are down 12.5% from a year ago. Price indexes for consumer goods, capital goods, and foods, feeds, and beverages were unchanged.