NCWA: The North Central Wholesalers Association reported significantly negative sales for the first half of 2009 based on a survey of 28 wholesalers from Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The average number of sales was -14.23%, the median being -14.40% (dropping -5.36% from just two months ago), and with the range of only +10.00 to -37.40%.

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