U. S. production prices unchanged in August

(AGI) Washington, Sept 16 - Production prices in the U.S. wereunchanged in August after a 0.1 percent rise in July.Production prices rose 1.8 percent on an annual basis after the1.7 percent rise in July. Petrol prices fell by 1.4 percent ona monthly basis after the 2.1 percent drop in July and foodprices were down 0.5 percent after the 0.4 percent rise inJuly. . .

(AGI) Washington, Sept 16 - Production prices in the U.S. wereunchanged in August after a 0.1 percent rise in July.Production prices rose 1.8 percent on an annual basis after the1.7 percent rise in July. Petrol prices fell by 1.4 percent ona monthly basis after the 2.1 percent drop in July and foodprices were down 0.5 percent after the 0.4 percent rise inJuly. . .