December 2012 wholesale inventories were $497.7 billion, down 0.1 percent from the revised November level but up 5.5 percent from one year earlier. Sales were $418.9 billion, virtually unchanged from the revised November level but up 3.7 percent from December 2011.
Wholesale Trade is a monthly report released by the Economics & Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, from data gathered by the Census Bureau of the tally of sales and inventories of U.S. merchant wholesalers.
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