November wholesale revenues up 3.3%
from Modern Distribution Management
Wholesale distributor revenues were $337.4 billion, up 3.3 percent from October and up 0.6 percent from November 2008, the U.S. Census Bureau announced. October sales of durable goods were up 1.9 percent from last month but were down 4.2 percent from a year ago. Sales of electrical and electronic goods were up 5.9 percent from last month, and sales of lumber and other construction materials were up 1.9 percent. Sales of nondurable goods were up 4.4 percent from last month and up 4.7 percent from last year. Sales of petroleum and petroleum products were up 7.5 percent from last month, and sales of farm product raw materials were up 29.6 percent.
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