Gasoline Prices

October 9, 2019 Gasoline prices at the retail level  rose $0.01 in the week ending October 7 to $2.65 per gallon.  In South Carolina gasoline prices tend to about $0.25 below the national average or about $2.40. The Department of Energy expects national gasoline...

Producer Price Index

October 8, 2019 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...