Export / Import Price Deflation in April 2013

Written by Steven Hansen In April 2013, year-over-year price deflation continues in import prices for 11 of the last 12 months . Export price price are also deflating this month: with imports down 0.5% month-over-month, down 2.6% year-over-year and exports down 0.7% month-over-month, down 0.9% year-over-year. The dominate factors in the month-over-month changes were falling …

Export / Import Price Moderation Continues In March 2013

Written by Steven Hansen In March 2013, year-over-year price deflation continues in import prices for 10 of the last 11 months . Export price price inflation grew marginally year-over-year but fell month-over-month: with imports down 0.5% month-over-month, down 2.7% year-over-year and exports down 0.4% month-over-month, up 0.3% year-over-year. The dominate factors in the month-over-month changes …

Export Price Deflation Continues In February 2013

Written by Steven Hansen In February 2013, year-over-year price deflation continues in import prices for 9 of the last 10 months – although the amount of deflation is now microscopic. Export price price inflation grew marginally: with imports up 1.1% month-over-month, down 0.3% year-over-year and exports up 0.8% month-over-month, up 1.5% year-over-year. The dominate factors …

Export Price Deflation Continues January 2013

Written by Steven Hansen In January 2013, year-over-year price deflation continues in import prices for 8 of the last 9 months. Export price price inflation grew marginally: with imports up 0.6% month-over-month, down 1.3% year-over-year and exports up 0.3% month-over-month, up 1.1% year-over-year. There was general price moderation across most imports and export categories on …

Stratfor: UK Moving Away from the European Union?

By George Friedman, Stratfor Founder and Chief Executive Officer British Prime Minister David Cameron will deliver a speech in London on Jan. 23, during which he will discuss the future of the United Kingdom’s relationship with the European Union. Excerpts leaked to the media suggest that harsh EU criticism will figure prominently in the speech, …