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Wholesale revenues in April were $395.4 billion, down 20.7% over April 2019 and down 16.9% over March 2020. April sales of durable goods were down 17.3% over the previous month and down 20.9% from a year ago. Sales of nondurable goods were down 16.5% over March and down 20.5% from last April.
Inventories were $650.4 billion at the end of April, up 0.3% from the revised March level and down 2.8% from last year. April inventories of durable goods were down 0.3% from March and down 3% from a year ago. Inventories of nondurable goods were up 1.1% over March and down 2.5% from last April.
Inventories/Sales Ratio. The April inventories/sales ratio for merchant wholesalers was 1.65. The April 2019 ratio was 1.34.