Index of Spot Market Prices of 13 Raw Industrial Commodities for United States

1968-06: 94.2 Index 1957-1959=100 (+ see more) 
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M0401BUSM350NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-16 2:46 PM CDT
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Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)-- Original Data, 1935-1949 (2)--Original Data, 1946-1968. Through 1949 The Data Repesent Averages Of 4 Or 5 Quotations A Month; Thereafter, They Are Daily Quotations. For 1946-1947 The Averages Have Been Derived From The Source (See Above) With Indexes Having Only 1 Decimal; All Published Averages, However, Are Based On Indexes Carried To Two Decimal Places. Source: Bls Table (Unpublished): Daily Spot Market Price Index, Raw Industrials: 1956 And Earlier, " (December, 1962), And Similar Table Dated October, 1962 For 1957-September, 1962. Thereafter: "Daily Spot Market Price Indexes And Prices, " Weekly Bls Release. Averages Also In Survey Of Current Business.

This NBER data series m04201b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.

NBER Indicator: m04201b

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(a) Index of Spot Market Prices of 13 Raw Industrial Commodities for United States, Index 1957-1959=100, Not Seasonally Adjusted (M0401BUSM350NNBR)
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)-- Original Data, 1935-1949 (2)--Original Data, 1946-1968. Through 1949 The Data Repesent Averages Of 4 Or 5 Quotations A Month; Thereafter, They Are Daily Quotations. For 1946-1947 The Averages Have Been Derived From The Source (See Above) With Indexes Having Only 1 Decimal; All Published Averages, However, Are Based On Indexes Carried To Two Decimal Places. Source: Bls Table (Unpublished): Daily Spot Market Price Index, Raw Industrials: 1956 And Earlier, " (December, 1962), And Similar Table Dated October, 1962 For 1957-September, 1962. Thereafter: "Daily Spot Market Price Indexes And Prices, " Weekly Bls Release. Averages Also In Survey Of Current Business.

This NBER data series m04201b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.

NBER Indicator: m04201b

Index of Spot Market Prices of 13 Raw Industrial Commodities for United States
   

  

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