US wholesale inventories went up 0.4 percent from a month earlier in April of 2020, recovering from an upwardly revised 1 percent drop in March, a preliminary estimate showed. Stocks of nondurable goods rebounded 1.3 percent, after a 3.3 percent slump in the prior month, while durable goods inventories edged down 0.2 percent (vs 0.5 percent). Year-on-year, wholesale inventories were down 2.6 percent in April.
Wholesale Inventories in the United States averaged 0.37 percent from 1992 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 2.10 percent in May of 2011 and a record low of -2 percent in March of 2009. This page provides - United States Wholesale Inventories - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Wholesale Inventories - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2020. source: U.S. Census Bureau
Wholesale Inventories in the United States is expected to be 0.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Wholesale Inventories in the United States to stand at 0.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Wholesale Inventories is projected to trend around 0.20 percent in 2021, according to our econometric models.