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Wholesale Price of Hot-Rolled Sheets, #10 Gage for Pittsburgh, PA

1940-07: 2.10 Cents per Pound  
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M04156US38300M267NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-16 2:51 PM CDT
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Quotations Since May, 1933 Were Established By Adding Extra For Annealing To The Base Price For Hot-Rolled Sheets, No.10 Gage. From May 10, 1939 To And Including May 15, 1939, Reductions Of From $4.00 To $8.00 A Ton Off Base Prices Were Prevalent. Although These Concessions Were Withdrawn On May 15, Many Orders Originally Placed At Concessions Ranging From $4.00 To $6.00 Were Later Adjusted To The Maximum $8.00 Reduction From The Base Price. 1940 Data Were Computed By NBER From Weekly Data. Source: Iron Age, January 3, 1935, P.268, January 4, 1940, P.172, And Following Issues.

This NBER data series m04156 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at

NBER Indicator: m04156

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price of Hot-Rolled Sheets, #10 Gage for Pittsburgh, PA [M04156US38300M267NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, February 5, 2016.

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