Rates inched higher Monday ahead of key inflation data due out later this week. The Producer Price Index and Consumer Price Index will be released over the next two days. Global investors grew nervous over the prospect of an impending trade war after the Obama Administration announced tariffs on tires imported from China last Friday. China responded over the weekend, saying they will consider imposing tariffs on automotive products and chickens from the US. Stocks moved modestly lower. No economic data will be released today.