Import prices +1.6% in April, after rising 0.2% (revised) in March, vs. consensus of +0.6%. Most...

|By:, SA News Editor
Import prices +1.6% in April, after rising 0.2% (revised) in March, vs. consensus of +0.6%. Most of the increase came from a rise in petroleum prices. Prices are -16.3% from a year ago. Export prices were +0.5% M/M and -6.8% Y/Y.