February 24, 2010 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Import and export prices, January 2010

12-month percent change in the Import and Export Price Indexes, January 2009–January 2010
Month All imports All exports

Jan 2009

-12.5 -3.4

Feb 2009

-12.7 -4.5

Mar 2009

-14.9 -6.7

Apr 2009

-16.4 -6.7

May 2009

-17.3 -6.6

Jun 2009

-17.5 -6.6

Jul 2009

-19.1 -8.3

Aug 2009

-15.3 -6.2

Sep 2009

-12.0 -5.6

Oct 2009

-5.6 -3.6

Nov 2009

3.4 0.4

Dec 2009

8.6 3.3

Jan 2010

11.5 3.4

These data featured in the TED article, Import and export prices, January 2010.