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...

Producer Price Index

May 13, 2020 The Producer Price Index for final demand – intermediate demand  includes producer prices for goods, as well as prices for construction, services, government purchases, and exports and covers over 75% of domestic production. Producer prices for...

Inflation Relief Is On the Way

                May 13, 2011 The inflation rate acceleration has been troublesome ever since commodity prices began their ascent in October of last year.  This run-up in prices was partly attributable to a faster pace of global manufacturing activity, and partly to...