While Electrical Marketing's Price Index registered a 0.2 percent increase last month, several categories were up more than one percent: air conditioners (+1.7%); panelboards and switches (+1%); and circuit breakers (+1%). Building wire and cable (+32.4%); power wire and cable (+18.8%); and telephone wire (+10.2%) led all product categories in year-to-year increases.
Note: All EPI series represent Global Insight aggregates of Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) producer price
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