Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Has Been Subdivided Into Two Variables: (1)-- Original Data, 1890-1941; (2)--Original Data, 1938-1956. Data Is "Net Cash" After The Deduction Of A 2% Discount And Excise Tax Of 0.535 Cents Per Pound. The Price Is The Average Of All Quo- Tations During The Month Divided By The Number Of Trading Days Per Month, Assuming A Five-Day Week And Deducting All Legal Holidays. Source: Statistical Sugar Trade Journal, Weekly, Willett & Gray, Inc., New York (See January Issue Of Each Year That Contains Annual Review)
This NBER data series m04030b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04030b
National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price of Granulated Sugar for New York [M0430BUS000NYM267NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0430BUS000NYM267NNBR, September 28, 2016.