Seasonally adjusted inventories and sales in millions of dollars.

R denotes revision. Source: U.S. Commerce Department.

-TOTAL INVENTORIES- -BUSINESS SALES- -INVTY/

Mo Ago Yr Ago Mo Ago Yr Ago SALES-

Level % chg % chg : Level % chg % chg : Ratio

Sep 16 1,818,371 0.1 0.6 : 1,314,648 0.7 0.7 : 1.38

Aug 16 1,816,874 0.2 0.7 : 1,305,941 0.3 0.1 : 1.39

Jul 16 1,813,191 0.0 0.5 : 1,302,082 -0.3 -0.9 : 1.39

Jun 16 1,813,811 0.2 0.5 : 1,306,188 1.0 -0.8 : 1.39

May 16 1,809,950 0.2 1.0 : 1,292,865 0.3 -1.4 : 1.40

Apr 161,807,046 0.1 1.0 : 1,288,674 0.8 -1.4 : 1.40

Mar 16 1,804,490 0.3 1.2 : 1,278,267 0.2 -1.9 : 1.41

Feb 16 1,798,344 -0.1 0.9 : 1,275,814 -0.3 -1.4 : 1.41

Jan 16 1,800,048 -0.1 1.3 : 1,279,099 -0.8 -1.6 : 1.41

Dec 15 1,801,193 0.0 1.3 : 1,289,639 -0.6 -2.9 : 1.40

Nov 15 1,800,901 -0.2 1.5 : 1,296,965 -0.3 -3.1 : 1.39

Oct 15 1,803,740 -0.2 1.9 : 1,301,006 -0.3 -3.2 : 1.39

Sep 15 1,808,016 0.2 2.4 : 1,305,568 0.1 -3.2 : 1.38

Aug 15 1,803,646 0.0 2.2 : 1,304,571 -0.8 -3.5 : 1.38

Jul 15 1,803,388 -0.1 2.5 : 1,314,516 -0.1 -2.7 : 1.37

Jun 15 1,804,400 0.7 2.9 : 1,316,192 0.4 -2.3 : 1.37

May 15 1,792,015 0.1 2.3 : 1,310,766 0.2 -2.5 : 1.37

Apr 151,789,893 0.3 2.6 : 1,307,558 0.3 -2.4 : 1.37

Mar 15 1,783,657 0.1 2.7 : 1,303,364 0.7 -2.5 : 1.37

Feb 15 1,781,993 0.3 2.9 : 1,294,254 -0.4 -2.4 : 1.38

Jan 15 1,776,099 -0.1 3.0 : 1,299,545 -2.2 -0.9 : 1.37

Dec 14 1,777,829 0.2 3.7 : 1,328,586 -0.8 0.5 : 1.34

Nov 14 1,775,050 0.3 4.0 : 1,338,645 -0.4 1.3 : 1.33

Oct 14 1,770,307 0.2 4.4 : 1,343,908 -0.3 2.5 : 1.32

Sep 14 1,766,271 0.1 4.8 : 1,348,343 -0.2 3.3 : 1.31

Aug 14 1,764,202 0.3 5.2 : 1,351,349 0.0 3.7 : 1.31

Jul 14 1,759,766 0.4 5.4 : 1,351,123 0.3 4.3 : 1.30

Jun 14 1,752,961 0.1 5.4 : 1,347,183 0.2 3.9 : 1.30

May 14 1,751,616 0.4 5.3 : 1,343,887 0.3 3.5 : 1.30

Apr 141,744,407 0.4 4.6 : 1,340,129 0.3 4.2 : 1.30

Mar 14 1,737,184 0.4 4.4 : 1,336,206 0.8 3.7 : 1.30

Feb 14 1,731,101 0.4 3.9 : 1,325,901 1.1 1.1 : 1.31

Jan 14 1,723,614 0.5 3.5 : 1,311,352 -0.8 1.3 : 1.31

Dec 13 1,714,804 0.5 3.9 : 1,322,550 0.1 2.7 : 1.30

Nov 13 1,706,023 0.6 3.7 : 1,321,402 0.8 2.9 : 1.29

Oct 13 1,695,757 0.6 3.4 : 1,310,924 0.4 3.1 : 1.29

Sep 13 1,684,967 0.5 2.9 : 1,305,082 0.2 2.1 : 1.29

Aug 13 1,677,150 0.5 3.1 : 1,302,692 0.6 3.4 : 1.29

Jul 13 1,668,921 0.3 3.1 : 1,295,411 -0.1 3.9 : 1.29

Jun 13 1,663,664 0.0 3.5 : 1,296,373 -0.2 4.3 : 1.28

May 13 1,663,950 -0.2 3.9 : 1,298,835 1.0 2.9 : 1.28

Apr 13 1,667,106 0.2 4.5 : 1,285,573 -0.3 1.2 : 1.30

Mar 13 1,663,571 -0.1 4.7 : 1,288,951 -1.7 1.6 : 1.29

Feb 13 1,665,488 0.0 5.3 : 1,311,738 1.4 3.9 : 1.27

Jan 13 1,664,747 0.9 6.1 : 1,293,949 0.5 3.3 : 1.29

Dec 12 1,649,980 0.2 5.7 : 1,287,733 0.3 3.8 : 1.28

Nov 12 1,645,933 0.4 6.0 : 1,284,377 1.0 4.5 : 1.28

Oct 12 1,639,501 0.1 6.1 : 1,272,120 -0.4 3.4 : 1.29

Sep 12 1,637,311 0.6 6.7 : 1,277,653 1.5 4.7 : 1.28

Aug 12 1,627,178 0.6 5.8 : 1,259,361 1.0 3.4 : 1.29

Jul 12 1,618,075 0.7 5.8 : 1,246,764 0.3 2.9 : 1.30

Jun 12 1,606,673 0.3 5.4 : 1,242,790 -1.5 3.1 : 1.29

May 12 1,601,668 0.4 5.6 : 1,262,145 -0.6 5.4 : 1.27

Apr12 1,595,510 0.4 6.3 : 1,270,300 0.1 5.6 : 1.26

Mar 12 1,588,787 0.4 6.9 : 1,268,424 0.5 5.9 : 1.25

Feb 12 1,581,826 0.9 7.8 : 1,262,184 0.8 8.0 : 1.25

Jan 12 1,568,406 0.4 7.5 : 1,252,376 1.0 7.0 : 1.25

Dec 11 1,561,441 0.5 7.8 : 1,240,238 0.9 8.4 : 1.26

Nov 11 1,552,965 0.5 8.5 : 1,229,136 -0.1 8.9 : 1.26

Oct 11 1,545,524 0.8 8.8 : 1,230,002 0.8 10.0 : 1.26

Sep 11 1,533,929 -0.3 9.1 : 1,220,372 0.2 10.8 : 1.26

Aug 11 1,538,486 0.6 10.7 : 1,218,227 0.5 11.6 : 1.26

Jul 11 1,529,735 0.3 11.0 : 1,212,067 0.6 11.8 : 1.26

Jun 11 1,524,898 0.6 11.6 : 1,205,131 0.6 12.2 : 1.27

May 11 1,516,439 1.1 11.9 : 1,197,675 -0.4 11.3 : 1.27

Apr11 1,500,503 0.9 10.9 : 1,202,456 0.4 11.1 : 1.25

Mar 11 1,486,908 1.3 10.3 : 1,197,455 2.5 11.9 : 1.24

Feb 11 1,467,507 0.6 9.6 : 1,168,535 -0.2 11.3 : 1.26

Jan 11 1,458,858 0.8 9.6 : 1,170,368 2.3 11.7 : 1.25

Dec 10 1,447,968 1.2 8.9 : 1,143,819 1.4 10.2 : 1.27

Nov 10 1,430,814 0.7 7.5 : 1,128,582 1.0 9.6 : 1.27

Oct 10 1,420,992 1.0 7.5 : 1,117,789 1.5 10.5 : 1.27

Sep 10 1,406,603 1.2 7.0 : 1,100,993 0.9 10.0 : 1.28

Aug 10 1,389,628 0.8 5.3 : 1,091,156 0.6 9.3 : 1.27

Jul 10 1,378,218 0.8 2.9 : 1,084,230 1.0 10.3 : 1.27

Jun 10 1,366,683 0.8 0.9 : 1,073,965 -0.2 9.9 : 1.27

May 10 1,355,176 0.1 -1.1 : 1,076,193 -0.6 12.0 : 1.26

Apr 10 1,353,583 0.4 -2.5 : 1,082,465 1.1 13.5 : 1.25

Mar 10 1,347,526 0.7 -4.1 : 1,070,220 1.9 11.8 : 1.26

Feb 10 1,338,781 0.6 -6.0 : 1,050,098 0.3 6.8 : 1.27

Jan 10 1,331,369 0.1 -8.0 : 1,047,426 0.9 7.1 : 1.27

Dec 09 1,329,577 -0.1 -9.2 : 1,038,080 0.8 4.2 : 1.28

Nov 09 1,330,686 0.7 -11.0 : 1,029,837 1.8 -0.6 : 1.29

Oct 09 1,322,088 0.6 -12.9 : 1,011,335 1.1 -9.1 : 1.31

Sep 09 1,314,699 -0.4 -14.2 : 1,000,735 0.2 -14.1 : 1.31

Aug 09 1,319,852 -1.4 -14.4 : 998,432 1.6 -16.5 : 1.32

Jul 09 1,339,022 -1.1 -13.1 : 982,996 0.6 -19.4 : 1.36

Jun 09 1,353,860 -1.2 -11.5 : 977,225 1.7 -20.2 : 1.39

May 09 1,370,298 -1.3 -9.8 : 961,031 0.8 -20.3 : 1.43

Apr 09 1,387,702 -1.2 -8.5 : 953,438 -0.4 -20.4 : 1.46

Mar 09 1,404,704 -1.4 -6.8 : 956,956 -2.7 -18.5 : 1.47

Feb 09 1,424,654 -1.5 -5.5 : 983,446 0.6 -16.2 : 1.45

Jan 09 1,446,916 -1.2 -3.6 : 977,960 -1.9 -17.1 : 1.48

Dec 08 1,464,379 -2.1 -1.5 : 996,596 -3.8 -14.4 : 1.47

Nov 08 1,495,985 -1.4 1.3 : 1,036,159 -6.9 -11.7 : 1.44

Oct 08 1,517,254 -1.0 3.5 : 1,112,805 -4.5 -3.5 : 1.36

Sep 08 1,532,678 -0.6 4.9 : 1,165,158 -2.5 2.1 : 1.32

Aug 08 1,541,344 0.1 6.0 : 1,195,297 -2.0 5.7 : 1.29

Jul 08 1,540,430 0.7 6.4 : 1,219,239 -0.4 8.3 : 1.26

Jun 08 1,529,914 0.8 5.8 : 1,224,246 1.5 8.8 : 1.25

May 08 1,518,473 0.1 5.6 : 1,206,369 0.7 6.9 : 1.26Apr 08 1,516,249 0.6 6.1 : 1,197,445 2.0 7.4 : 1.27

Mar 08 1,507,598 0.0 6.1 : 1,173,927 0.1 6.0 : 1.28

Feb 08 1,508,060 0.4 6.3 : 1,173,025 -0.6 7.1 : 1.29

Jan 08 1,501,539 1.0 6.3 : 1,179,567 1.3 9.2 : 1.27

Dec 07 1,486,039 0.7 5.6 : 1,164,643 -0.7 6.3 : 1.28

Nov 07 1,476,061 0.6 4.9 : 1,173,018 1.8 9.6 : 1.26

Oct 07 1,466,607 0.3 4.7 : 1,152,758 1.0 8.3 : 1.27

Sep 07 1,461,665 0.6 4.6 : 1,141,042 0.9 6.7 : 1.28

Aug 07 1,453,555 0.4 4.4 : 1,131,154 0.5 4.4 : 1.29

Jul 07 1,447,601 0.1 4.8 : 1,125,633 0.0 4.9 : 1.29

Jun 07 1,445,825 0.5 5.1 : 1,125,170 -0.2 4.6 : 1.28

May 07 1,438,234 0.7 5.5 : 1,127,984 1.2 5.1 : 1.28Apr 07 1,428,782 0.5 5.9 : 1,114,607 0.6 5.2 : 1.28

Mar 07 1,421,414 0.2 6.1 : 1,107,931 1.1 4.4 : 1.28

Feb 07 1,418,881 0.4 6.9 : 1,095,663 1.5 3.7 : 1.29

Jan 07 1,412,861 0.4 6.8 : 1,080,001 -1.4 2.1 : 1.31

Dec 06 1,407,550 0.1 7.2 : 1,095,403 2.3 4.8 : 1.28

Nov 06 1,406,822 0.4 8.2 : 1,070,359 0.5 3.4 : 1.31

Oct 06 1,401,162 0.3 8.5 : 1,064,568 -0.4 2.7 : 1.32

Sep 06 1,396,955 0.4 8.9 : 1,068,905 -1.3 3.9 : 1.31

Aug 06 1,391,671 0.7 9.1 : 1,083,354 1.0 6.9 : 1.28

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