Wholesale Price of Tin Plate for Pittsburgh, PA (M04145US38300M275NNBR)
1955-12: 9.45 Dollars Per 100 Pounds
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, Updated: 2012-08-16 2:49 PM CDT
|Source:|| National Bureau of Economic Research
|Release:||NBER Macrohistory Database|
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1898-1955 (2)--Original Data, 1953-1958. Data Are Averages Of Weekly Quotations. The Published Price For January-November, 1938 Was $5.35 But In A Post-Season Action Producers Granted A Retroactive Price Adjustment On All Shipments Between January 1 And November 10. See Iron Age, December 1, 1938, P.94. (Reduction Made To $5.10) While The Iron Age Shows The 07/1948 Price As Continuous, The Bls (Which Has Shown The Series For A Long Period Under Code #455) Indicates A Change From "F.O.B. Pittsburgh, Basing Point" To "F.O.B. Producing Points, Pittsburgh Area" (Code #455.1 In Old Index; Code #10-14-66.01 In New Index). No Overlap Is Given. The Data Shown By Both Iron Age And Bls Are Identical. Source: Iron Age, January 7, 1915, P.24, January 4, 1923, P.76, January 4, 1940, P.172, And Subsequent Annual Issues Through 1956.