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 2014 to December 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Annual Monthly
Dec.
2014
to
Dec.
2015
Aug.
2015
to
Sept.
2015
Sept.
2015
to
Oct.
2015
Oct.
2015
to
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2015
to
Dec.
2015

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 116.9 115.5 -8.0 -1.4 0.1 -0.2 -1.2

Nonmanufactured articles

7.253 121.3 110.1 -33.9 -7.6 6.2 -0.8 -9.2

Manufactured articles

92.371 116.2 115.6 -5.1 -0.8 -0.3 -0.2 -0.5

Other Countries(3)

100.000 118.8 117.4 -8.5 -1.0 -0.4 -0.7 -1.2

Nonmanufactured articles

9.679 170.7 157.7 -35.5 -5.9 -0.7 -4.8 -7.6

Manufactured articles

90.103 103.7 103.2 -4.5 -0.5 -0.4 -0.2 -0.5

Canada

100.000 118.1 114.8 -14.8 -3.0 0.3 -0.1 -2.8

Nonmanufactured articles

20.813 115.9 104.6 -34.5 -7.7 6.6 -0.8 -9.7

Manufactured articles

78.591 123.0 121.7 -7.9 -1.7 -1.1 0.1 -1.1

European Union(4)

100.000 132.3 131.8 -3.9 -1.1 0.2 -0.4 -0.4

Manufactured articles

99.424 128.9 128.4 -3.7 -1.1 0.1 -0.3 -0.4

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 121.3 121.1 -1.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 116.8 116.2 -1.6 0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.5

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 120.8 120.1 -5.7 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.6

Latin America(5)

100.000 139.9 137.8 -11.2 -1.2 -0.7 -1.3 -1.5

Nonmanufactured articles

16.519 189.7 179.3 -30.7 -3.4 1.1 -5.9 -5.5

Manufactured articles

83.087 120.7 119.9 -6.2 -0.7 -1.1 -0.3 -0.7

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 127.1 126.2 -6.3 -0.8 -0.4 -0.4 -0.7

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

8.902 105.2 99.8 -30.9 -6.3 1.8 -4.6 -5.1

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

90.781 89.7 89.4 -3.1 -0.2 -0.7 0.1 -0.3

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

100.000 99.5 99.3 -2.5 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 102.0 101.9 -1.7 -0.2 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1

Japan

100.000 95.2 95.1 -2.9 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 85.4 85.1 -3.7 0.0 -0.1 -0.6 -0.4

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 98.1 97.8 -3.6 -0.5 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3

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

100.000 145.0 135.5 -32.6 -7.2 -2.7 -1.8 -6.6

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2013 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 3 months after original publication.
Regions are not mutually exclusive.
Dash = Not available

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