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Raw Silk Stocks in Transit Between Japan and the United States (M05088M587NNBR)


Jun 1941: 19.5  
Updated: Aug 17, 2012


Thousands of Picul Bales (Approximately 132.25 Lbs),
Not Seasonally Adjusted


End of Month
1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Thousands of Picul Bales (Approximately 132.25 Lbs), Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly, End of Month


Data Cover The Approximate Amount In Transit Between Yokohama And Kobe, Japan And New York At The End Of Each Month. Source: Data For 1923: Commodity Exchange, Inc., Files; Data For 1924-1930: Silk Association Of America, The Silkworm; Data For 1931-1941: Commodity Exchange Monthly Statistical Supplement To The Daily Market Report, "Raw Silk"; Data From The Silkworm Were Checked With Commodity Exchange Files

This NBER data series m05088 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 5 at

NBER Indicator: m05088

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Raw Silk Stocks in Transit Between Japan and the United States [M05088M587NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, May 19, 2022.


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