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

All commodities

  100.000 118.5 120.2 -5.0 -0.5 0.4 0.7 1.4

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

  86.775 98.0 98.4 -1.7 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.4

All imports excluding petroleum

  93.494 110.4 110.8 -1.9 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.4

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  92.982 114.7 115.1 -1.7 -0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.3

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.207 172.7 173.2 -1.9 -1.6 -0.4 1.4 0.3

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.790 188.6 188.4 -3.9 -2.0 -0.8 1.3 -0.1

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.417 137.0 139.1 4.9 -0.3 1.0 1.5 1.5

Industrial supplies & materials

1

20.477 144.6 154.2 -16.6 -2.3 3.0 3.4 6.6

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  13.971 137.1 139.3 -6.4 -0.3 0.0 0.2 1.6

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

  13.459 157.2 159.8 -5.4 -0.1 0.6 0.4 1.7

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.133 145.6 149.2 -4.4 0.4 1.4 0.8 2.5

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.327 126.4 126.9 -9.1 -1.1 -1.8 -0.7 0.4

Fuels & lubricants

10

7.017 126.6 147.1 -28.8 -6.8 8.4 9.4 16.2

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

6.505 136.6 160.4 -29.1 -7.2 10.7 11.0 17.4

Crude

10000

4.732 139.2 167.0 -27.4 -7.1 14.7 12.4 20.0

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

101

0.327 63.7 64.9 -32.3 -5.3 -15.7 -8.6 1.9

Gas-natural

10110

0.235 47.2 48.4 -38.4 -6.6 -20.0 -11.8 2.5

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.585 107.0 106.6 -4.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.5 -0.4

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.809 148.5 149.2 -7.3 -0.9 -0.6 0.0 0.5

Selected building materials

13

1.314 136.1 137.6 1.5 -0.6 0.7 1.3 1.1

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.293 183.2 193.3 -8.0 0.5 3.2 1.7 5.5

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.710 144.7 145.0 -5.4 0.0 0.3 -0.2 0.2

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.748 108.6 108.8 -1.1 1.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.2

Capital goods

2

29.089 89.3 89.3 -1.9 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Electric generating equipment

20

3.520 115.9 116.0 -1.9 -0.3 -0.1 -0.4 0.1

Nonelectrical machinery

21

22.802 81.8 81.8 -2.0 0.0 -0.2 0.0 0.0

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

22

2.768 137.4 137.4 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.385 110.3 110.5 -0.6 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.842 107.0 107.1 -0.3 0.3 -0.4 -0.2 0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.300 119.8 120.0 0.8 0.8 -0.5 -0.1 0.2

Durables, manufactured

41

13.028 94.3 94.4 -1.4 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3 0.1

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.514 118.5 119.6 1.1 0.3 -1.1 -0.3 0.9

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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