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: September 2013 to September 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Aug.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Annual Monthly
Sept.
2013
to
Sept.
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014
July
2014
to
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2014
to
Sept.
2014

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 133.4 132.5 0.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.7

Nonmanufactured articles

12.677 246.0 242.0 -1.6 1.5 -1.9 -2.8 -1.6

Manufactured articles

86.761 124.4 123.6 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.2 -0.6

Other Countries(3)

100.000 137.7 137.2 -1.6 0.1 -0.3 -0.5 -0.4

Nonmanufactured articles

19.931 344.3 339.2 -5.5 1.0 -0.7 -1.9 -1.5

Manufactured articles

79.824 109.5 109.4 -0.5 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Canada

100.000 154.5 153.4 -0.4 0.7 -0.4 -0.8 -0.7

Nonmanufactured articles

32.756 237.9 234.3 -0.7 1.5 -2.1 -2.9 -1.5

Manufactured articles

66.384 136.2 135.7 -0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 -0.4

European Union(4)

100.000 139.4 138.1 1.8 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.9

Manufactured articles

99.305 135.5 134.3 1.8 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.9

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 123.1 122.9 0.9 0.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.2

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 119.0 118.5 2.0 0.4 -0.8 0.0 -0.4

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 132.1 131.8 2.6 0.2 0.7 -0.1 -0.2

Latin America(5)

100.000 170.7 169.7 -3.4 -0.2 -0.6 -0.9 -0.6

Nonmanufactured articles

28.498 357.3 352.6 -8.5 0.7 -1.8 -3.2 -1.3

Manufactured articles

71.094 130.1 129.7 -0.8 -0.5 -0.2 0.1 -0.3

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 141.2 140.7 -2.2 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1 -0.4

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

16.490 191.9 189.3 -8.7 -0.2 -2.9 -1.9 -1.4

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

83.258 92.9 92.7 -0.7 0.0 0.0 0.2 -0.2

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

100.000 102.5 102.4 -0.7 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.1

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 103.9 103.8 0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.1

Japan

100.000 98.6 98.5 -1.4 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.1

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 89.2 89.3 -1.4 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.1

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 103.7 103.3 -1.4 -0.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.4

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

100.000 271.4 268.9 0.5 0.1 2.1 0.0 -0.9

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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