Table 7 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Locality of Origin

Table 7. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes by locality of origin: December 2013 to December 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Annual Monthly
Dec.
2013
to
Dec.
2014
Aug.
2014
to
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2014
to
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2014
to
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2014
to
Dec.
2014

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 128.5 126.1 -2.9 -1.0 -1.0 -1.1 -1.9

Nonmanufactured articles

11.019 206.0 178.7 -16.8 -1.9 -4.1 -6.2 -13.3

Manufactured articles

88.444 122.2 121.6 -1.1 -1.0 -0.5 -0.3 -0.5

Other Countries(3)

100.000 131.8 127.9 -7.0 -0.9 -1.5 -1.9 -3.0

Nonmanufactured articles

17.183 284.1 242.6 -28.2 -3.8 -5.7 -8.2 -14.6

Manufactured articles

82.578 108.4 107.8 -1.8 -0.1 -0.5 -0.5 -0.6

Canada

100.000 144.2 137.4 -6.7 -1.0 -1.5 -2.6 -4.7

Nonmanufactured articles

29.384 199.1 171.8 -16.6 -1.9 -4.2 -6.1 -13.7

Manufactured articles

69.776 133.6 132.3 -2.3 -0.6 -0.4 -1.0 -1.0

European Union(4)

100.000 137.4 136.8 0.3 -1.6 -0.5 0.5 -0.4

Manufactured articles

99.385 133.7 133.2 0.4 -1.5 -0.4 0.5 -0.4

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 123.2 122.8 0.2 -0.1 0.2 -0.1 -0.3

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 118.5 118.1 0.7 -0.5 0.5 -0.4 -0.3

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 127.0 126.8 -1.8 -0.2 -0.9 -2.8 -0.2

Latin America(5)

100.000 161.7 155.8 -9.2 -1.2 -1.7 -2.4 -3.6

Nonmanufactured articles

25.363 301.2 263.8 -26.5 -3.6 -4.5 -8.0 -12.4

Manufactured articles

74.248 128.6 127.8 -2.3 -0.3 -0.5 -0.4 -0.6

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 137.5 135.4 -4.0 -0.6 -1.1 -1.0 -1.5

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

14.693 166.5 150.1 -21.1 -2.7 -3.9 -6.9 -9.8

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

85.057 92.4 92.3 -0.6 -0.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.1

Pacific Rim (Dec. 2003=100)(6)

100.000 102.0 101.8 -1.3 -0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.2

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 103.7 103.7 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Japan

100.000 98.4 97.9 -1.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.5

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 88.6 88.4 -1.6 0.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.2

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 101.9 101.6 -3.1 -1.4 0.2 -0.3 -0.3

Asia Near East (Dec. 2003=100)(9)

100.000 228.6 197.8 -21.9 -2.8 -6.4 -6.2 -13.5

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.
(2) Western Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
(3) Eastern Europe, Latin America, OPEC countries, and other countries in Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere.
(4) European Union countries.
(5) Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.
(6) China, Japan, Australia, Brunei, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines and the Asian Newly Industrialized Countries.
(7) Asian Newly Industrialized Countries - Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan.
(8) Association of Southeast Asian Nations - Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
(9) Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

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

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