January 2013 wholesale inventories were $504.4 billion, up 1.2 percent from the revised December level and up 6.5 percent from one year earlier. Sales were $415.4 billion, down 0.8 percent from the revised December level but up 3.0 percent from January 2012.
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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