U.S. Import Prices Rise 0.1% in December
The increase — the smallest since July — "could temper expectations that inflation will pick up this year."
Import Prices Post 5th Straight Monthly Gain
The 0.5% increase in April reflected rising costs for petroleum products and "helps build the case" for another interest rate hike in June.
Import Prices Drop 0.3% After Two Straight Gains
The decline in the cost of imported goods in November was the biggest since February and followed a 0.4% gain the previous month.
Jobless Claims Still Show Strong Labor Market
While the jobs market stabilizes, import prices decline for the sixth straight month.
Import Prices Fall Again In August
August’s fall in import prices was led by a steep monthly decline in the price of imported fuel, which plunged 13.3%.