Data Computed By Subtracting "Unsold" Stocks Data (Series 05018) From "Total" Stocks Data (Series 05017) And Deriving A Two Month Moving Average Of The Resulting Series. The Original Source Data Reflects The End Of Month. Source: Computed By NBER From The U.S. Department Of Commerce, The Record Book Of Business Statistics, Part 2, P. 24; And The Survey Of Current Business, Nos. 216-217, And Successive Issues
This NBER data series m05085 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 5 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter05.html.
NBER Indicator: m05085
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Sold Steel Sheet Stocks for United States [M05085USM601NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M05085USM601NNBR/, June 2, 2015.