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 2015 to April 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Mar.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
Annual Monthly
Apr.
2015
to
Apr.
2016
Dec.
2015
to
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2016
to
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016
to
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2016
to
Apr.
2016

All commodities

  100.000 117.6 118.0 -5.7 -1.3 -0.5 0.3 0.3

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

  87.435 98.1 98.1 -2.0 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

All imports excluding petroleum

  94.154 110.4 110.5 -2.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  93.600 114.6 114.7 -2.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.165 170.3 172.5 -2.2 0.8 -1.6 -0.4 1.3

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.758 186.0 187.6 -3.5 0.7 -2.0 -0.8 0.9

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.407 135.0 138.5 2.3 1.4 -0.3 1.0 2.6

Industrial supplies & materials

1

19.888 139.4 141.5 -19.8 -6.2 -2.4 2.7 1.5

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.042 136.8 137.3 -7.9 -0.9 -0.3 0.0 0.4

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

  13.488 156.4 157.3 -7.0 -1.0 -0.1 0.6 0.6

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.120 144.3 145.7 -7.0 -1.1 0.4 1.3 1.0

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.368 127.4 126.7 -9.1 -0.5 -1.1 -1.7 -0.5

Fuels & lubricants

10

6.400 114.6 118.4 -36.4 -15.6 -7.0 7.6 3.3

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

5.846 121.8 126.8 -37.4 -17.2 -7.3 9.6 4.1

Crude

10000

4.177 122.0 127.5 -37.1 -17.0 -7.3 13.4 4.5

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

101

0.364 70.5 65.0 -32.6 -2.3 -5.4 -14.6 -7.8

Gas-natural

10110

0.271 54.2 48.5 -38.9 0.0 -6.8 -18.7 -10.5

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.592 107.5 107.0 -3.7 -0.6 -0.2 -0.1 -0.5

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.844 148.5 148.5 -7.4 -0.7 -0.9 -0.6 0.0

Selected building materials

13

1.306 134.3 136.1 -0.8 -0.1 -0.6 0.7 1.3

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.262 180.1 183.9 -12.8 -1.9 0.5 3.2 2.1

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.726 145.0 144.7 -5.9 -0.6 0.0 0.3 -0.2

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.758 108.4 108.1 -1.5 -0.7 0.9 -0.2 -0.3

Capital goods

2

29.345 89.4 89.3 -2.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Electric generating equipment

20

3.566 116.6 116.1 -1.9 0.3 -0.3 0.0 -0.4

Nonelectrical machinery

21

22.991 81.8 81.8 -2.3 -0.4 0.0 -0.2 0.0

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

22

2.788 137.4 137.5 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.479 110.2 110.3 -0.8 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

28.123 107.3 107.0 -0.4 0.1 0.3 -0.3 -0.3

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.419 120.0 119.9 0.7 0.3 0.8 -0.4 -0.1

Durables, manufactured

41

13.175 94.7 94.3 -1.5 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.4

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.529 118.8 118.5 0.4 -0.4 0.3 -1.1 -0.3

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the 3 months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

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