Wholesale revenues in June 2012 were $402.9 billion, down 1.4 percent from May, but up 3.1 percent from June 2011.
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June sales of durable goods were down 0.7 percent from last month, but up 5.7 percent from a year ago. Sales of machinery, equipment and supplies were down 2.8 percent from last month.
Sales of nondurable goods were down 1.9 percent from May, but up 0.9 percent from last June.
Sales of petroleum and petroleum products were down 5.3 percent from last month.
Inventories of wholesalers were $481.9 billion at the end of June, down 0.2 percent from May but up 5.3 percent from June 2011. June inventories of durable goods were up 0.2 percent from last month and up 9.1 percent form a year ago.
Inventories of hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies were up 1.8 percent from last month.
Inventories of nondurable goods were down 0.8 percent from May, but up 0.2 percent from last June. Inventories of beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages were down 2.3 percent.
The June inventories/sales ratio was 1.20. The June 2011 ratio was 1.17.
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