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The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for September stood at 122.8, the twelfth consecutive month with an increase. During these months, prices increased the most in September with 3.5%. The CPI increased by 0.3% compared to August 2021. The pandemic had caused the CPI to go down from April to September 2020, reaching below 2019 levels thus...
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Total retail sales in August were $3.083 billion, a 4.6% growth in sales compared to August 2020. When compared to July 2021, sales fell by 6.9%. In July, sales began to slow down with a 1% decrease compared to June 2021.  Compared to August 2020, the categories with the largest increases in sales were New...
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Las exportaciones de Puerto Rico en el 2020 llegaron a un tota del $59,800 millones, mientras que las importaciones alcanzaron los $42,500 millones. Comparado con el 2019, las exportaciones bajaron un 7.9%, mientras que las importaciones bajaron por 8.9%. Se espera que este total aumente en el 2021. Se ha visto una recuperación parcial de...
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Exports originating in Puerto Rico totaled $3.343 billion in February of 2021, while imports reached $4.387 billion. Compared to the previous month of January, exports increased by $1.337 billion, or 43.9%, while imports increased by $136 million, or 4.2%. Compared to February 2020, exports have decreased by $1.285 billion, or 22.6%, while imports have decreased...
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