Economic data

ISM Manufacturing: PMI Composite Index through April 2013. Source: Institute for Supply Management
US Economy News | May 3, 2013 3:33PM EDT
The PMI Composite Index registered 50.7 percent for April 2013, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
JOC-ECRI Industrial Price Index, week of May 3, 2013. Source: Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI)
US Economy News | May 3, 2013 3:01PM EDT
A closely watched indicator of inflation posted its lowest index of 2013 but remained ahead of its one-year average for the 22nd consecutive week.
U.S. diesel prices through April 29, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Apr 30, 2013 9:39AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell for the ninth consecutive week in the week ending April 29, down to an average price of $3.851 per gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Bunker Fuel Prices - Rotterdam. Source: Bunkervision via LQM Petroleum Services, Inc
International Freight Shipping | Apr 29, 2013 11:00AM EDT
Spot rates for high and low sulfur bunker fuel showed little movement during the week of April 26, according to daily Bunkervision price data via international marine fuel oil broker LQM Petroleum Services, Inc.
JOC-ECRI Industrial Price Index, week of April 26, 2013. Source: Economic Cycle Research Institute
US Economy News | Apr 26, 2013 3:44PM EDT
A closely watched indicator of inflation posted a second consecutive week-to-week decline but remained ahead of its one-year average for the 21st consecutive week.
U.S. diesel prices through April 22, 2013. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Apr 23, 2013 10:09AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices declined for the eighth consecutive week in the week ending April 22, falling to an average price of $3.887 per gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Bunker Fuel Prices - Rotterdam. Source: Bunkervision via LQM Petroleum Services, Inc
International Freight Shipping | Apr 22, 2013 3:45PM EDT
Spot rates for high and low sulfur bunker fuel experienced a second week of steep declines in the week of April 19, according to daily Bunkervision price data via international marine fuel oil broker LQM Petroleum Services, Inc.
JOC-ECRI Industrial Price Index, week of April 19,2013. Source: Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI)
US Economy News | Apr 19, 2013 4:17PM EDT
A closely watched indicator of inflation posted a week-to-week decline but remained ahead of its one-year average for the 20th consecutive week.
The U.S. Industrial Production Index. Source: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
US Economy News | Apr 17, 2013 6:36PM EDT
The U.S. Industrial Production Index continued to climb in March 2013, reaching 99.5, according to the latest retail report from the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
U.S. diesel prices through April 15, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Apr 16, 2013 9:39AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices declined for the seventh consecutive week in the week of April 15, falling to an average price of $3.942 per gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Retail and Food Service Sales through March 2013. Source: U.S. Census Bureau
US Economy News | Apr 15, 2013 4:27PM EDT
U.S. retail and food service sales inched down 0.4 percent in March 2013 to $418.3 billion for its biggest drop since June 2012, according to the latest retail report from the Census Bureau.
Bunker Fuel Prices - Rotterdam. Source: Bunkervision via LQM Petroleum Services, Inc
International Freight Shipping | Apr 15, 2013 12:13PM EDT
Spot rates for low sulfur bunker fuel this week extended their decline, falling 12 percent or $86.70 over the past eight weeks, according to daily Bunkervision price data via international marine fuel oil broker LQM Petroleum Services, Inc.
U.S. Diesel Prices through April 8, 2013. Source: Energy Information Administration
US Economy News | Apr 9, 2013 9:37AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell again during the week of April 8 to extend their decline to six weeks, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Bunker Fuel Prices - Rotterdam. Source: Bunkervision via LQM Petroleum Services, Inc
International Freight Shipping | Apr 8, 2013 4:26PM EDT
Spot rates for high sulfur bunker fuel in Rotterdam rose 0.1 percent or 80 cents in the week of April 5, while low sulfur spot rates inched down 0.04 percent or 23 cents according to daily Bunkervision price data via international marine fuel oil broker LQM Petroleum Services, Inc.
JOC For-Hire Trucking Employment Index, March numbers
Labor | Apr 5, 2013 12:02PM EDT
The Journal of Commerce For-Hire Trucking Employment Index fell 0.5 percentage points to 94.9 in March, the first decline for the motor carrier hiring barometer since September 2012.
US diesel prices, week ending April 1, 2013
US Economy News | Apr 2, 2013 10:47AM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell below $4 per gallon during the week of April 1, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Diesel prices have dropped 4 percent or 17 cents over the past five weeks.
Diesel prices, March 25, 2013, week
US Economy News | Mar 26, 2013 2:02PM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell for the fourth straight week during the week of March 25, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Diesel prices, March 18, 2013
US Economy News | Mar 19, 2013 12:11PM EDT
U.S. diesel prices fell for the third straight week during the week of March 18, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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