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EPI Continues Advance in March

After several years of little or no growth, Electrical Marketing’s Electrical Price Index (EPI) is on the move, with a +0.3% increase in March to 148.4 points; that’s up +2.6% year-over-year (YOY). Pole-line hardware (+2.4%); Boxes (+2.4%); and Conduit Fittings (+1.3%) lead the YOY increases. Power Wire & Cable had a surprising -3.5% decline in March and was down -14.5% YOY. YOY changes were dramatic across the board.

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