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Manufacturers' Inventories, Purchased Materials for United States (M0512BUSM027NNBR)


Sep 1969: 28.900  
Updated: Aug 17, 2012


Billions of Dollars,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


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


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Billions of Dollars, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly, End of Month


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Seasonally Adjusted Data, 1938-1953 (2)--Original Data, 1953-1969. This Variable Covers 36.0 % Of Total Inventories. Source: U.S. Bureau Of The Census, Data For 1947-1960: "Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories And Orders: 1947-1963, Revised, " Series M3-1; Data For 1961-June 1968: "Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories, And Orders: 1961-1968, " Series M3-1.1; Data For July-September 1968: Current Industrial Reports, Series M3-1, Monthly,Same Title

This NBER data series m05112b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 5 at

NBER Indicator: m05112b

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Manufacturers' Inventories, Purchased Materials for United States [M0512BUSM027NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, May 25, 2019.


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