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EPI Starts Off 2019 with a Bang, Rises +1.5%

The price index was also up +3.8% year-over-year.

EM’s Electrical Price Index (EPI) kicked off the new year with a rather large +1.5% monthly increase over Dec. 2018 that was also up +3.8% year-over-year (YOY). Conduit fittings (+8.7%) and Nonmetallic conduit (+6.7%) saw the biggest monthly increases. Their YOY data will also catch your eye. Several smaller categories also saw increases of more than +1%, including Hand & Power Tools, Fans & Blowers, Boxes, Appliances and Air Conditioners.

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