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Wholesale Price of Coal for Essen, Germany (M04I1ADE00ESSM372NNBR)


Dec 1919: 7.96  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Marks per Metric Ton,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Marks per Metric Ton, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables --(1)-- Original Data, 1879-1919 (2)--Original Data, 1913-1936. Data Are Monthly Averages For "Ruhr Fettkohle" (Bituminous Or Household Coal). For The Years 1879-1919, They Are The Wholesale Prices Of Ruhr Coal At Essen. For The Years 1913-1935, They Are The Wholesale Prices Of Rhine Westphalia Coal At Mine, Essen. Data For 1913-1919 Are Given In Paper Marks. No Prices Are Available For May-August, 1889 Because Ruhr Miners Were On Strike. No Mention Made Of Coal Tax Imposed 08/1917. Source: Monatshefte Statistik Des Deutschen Reichs, December 1879 (Altes Folge #37) P. 119 And Annually Thereafter Through 1891; Veirhljahrshefle Zur Statistiks, 1893 And Thereafter, For Data 1892-1919; 1924- 1935. 1913-1923 Data Are From Wirtschift Und Stat. 1925 "Tablen Zur Geldent Wertung" P. 26

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price of Coal for Essen, Germany [M04I1ADE00ESSM372NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, July 6, 2022.


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