Table 1 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by End Use

Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: April 2014 to April 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Mar.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
Annual Monthly
Apr.
2014
to
Apr.
2015
Dec.
2014
to
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2015
to
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2015
to
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2015
to
Apr.
2015

All commodities

  100.000 125.2 124.8 -10.7 -3.2 -0.4 -0.2 -0.3

All imports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  83.283 100.4 100.0 -2.2 -0.6 -0.2 -0.4 -0.4

All imports excluding petroleum

  90.119 113.5 113.0 -2.7 -0.7 -0.3 -0.4 -0.4

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  89.301 117.5 117.0 -2.3 -0.7 -0.2 -0.4 -0.4

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.018 178.0 176.4 -2.4 -1.7 0.1 -0.7 -0.9

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.660 196.0 194.5 -1.6 -1.9 -0.1 -0.7 -0.8

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.358 137.1 135.5 -5.0 -0.7 0.8 -0.7 -1.2

Industrial supplies & materials

1

24.363 175.6 175.3 -30.1 -10.4 -1.4 -0.3 -0.2

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.482 151.0 149.4 -8.6 -1.6 -1.5 -1.5 -1.1

Industrial supplies & materials excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  13.664 170.6 169.0 -6.5 -1.3 -1.0 -1.3 -0.9

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.110 158.3 156.5 -6.9 -0.9 -0.9 -1.7 -1.1

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.553 141.8 140.5 -10.6 -2.5 -2.1 -1.3 -0.9

Fuels & lubricants

10

10.699 182.3 183.6 -46.1 -20.1 -2.0 1.2 0.7

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

9.881 196.4 198.4 -47.0 -21.2 -1.4 1.6 1.0

Crude

10000

6.860 191.4 199.6 -48.8 -21.5 -1.8 -0.2 4.3

Fuels, n.e.s.-coals & gas

101

0.616 108.9 103.3 -38.3 -7.6 -9.9 -5.6 -5.1

Gas-natural

10110

0.456 93.9 87.3 -45.2 -9.0 -12.7 -7.0 -7.0

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.599 111.7 111.2 -1.2 -0.6 -0.2 -0.2 -0.4

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

5.026 161.4 160.4 -6.4 -2.0 -1.2 -0.8 -0.6

Selected building materials

13

1.214 138.4 137.2 -3.4 0.1 -0.7 -1.0 -0.9

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.425 214.8 210.6 -12.4 -1.9 -1.3 -3.1 -2.0

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.718 154.1 153.9 -1.7 -0.8 -0.7 -0.3 -0.1

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.682 110.1 109.5 -1.9 0.2 -0.5 -0.9 -0.5

Capital goods

2

27.630 91.3 91.0 -1.3 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3

Electric generating equipment

20

3.383 119.2 118.4 -0.8 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 -0.7

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.830 83.9 83.5 -1.6 -0.4 -0.4 -0.1 -0.5

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

2.417 136.3 136.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.4 0.0

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.315 111.2 111.2 -1.9 -0.7 -0.4 -0.2 0.0

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

26.674 107.5 107.4 -0.8 -0.4 0.3 -0.3 -0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

12.698 119.1 119.0 0.8 -0.3 0.1 0.2 -0.1

Durables, manufactured

41

12.500 96.0 95.8 -2.1 -0.4 0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.476 118.0 118.2 -2.9 0.0 2.7 -3.5 0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2013 trade values.

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the three months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

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