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September sales of nondurable goods increased 1.3 percent from last month, and were up 12.5 percent from last year. Sales of petroleum and petroleum products increased 4.7 percent from last month and sales of beer, wine, and distilled alcoholic beverages increased 4.2 percent.
Inventories of metals and minerals, except petroleum increased 2.6 percent from last month and inventories of lumber and other construction materials increased 2.0 percent. End-of-month inventories of nondurable goods decreased 0.3 percent from August, but were up 3.3 percent from last year. Inventories of farm products raw materials decreased 5.9 percent from last month and inventories of petroleum and petroleum products were down 2.7 percent.