Gasoline Prices

May 20, 2020 Gasoline prices at the retail level rose $0.03 in the week ending May 18 to $1.88 per gallon.  After hitting bottom at $1.77 in the week of April 27, this is the third consecutive weekly increase in gas prices.  In South Carolina gasoline prices tend to...

Consumer Price Index

May 12, 2020 The CPI fell 0.8% in April after having declined 0.4% in March.  A 20.6% drop in gasoline prices was the largest contributor to the drop, but apparel, motor vehicle insurance, airfares, and hotels all fell sharply as well..  The CPI excluding the volatile...