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: May 2014 to May 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Apr.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Apr.
2015
May
2015
Annual Monthly
May
2014
to
May
2015
Jan.
2015
to
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2015
to
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2015
to
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2015
to
May
2015

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 120.5 121.7 -8.9 -0.3 -0.6 -0.2 1.0

Nonmanufactured articles

7.891 135.9 148.8 -41.5 -0.9 -1.4 1.2 9.5

Manufactured articles

91.668 118.8 119.2 -3.9 -0.2 -0.4 -0.4 0.3

Other Countries(3)

100.000 123.1 124.7 -10.1 -0.5 0.0 -0.3 1.3

Nonmanufactured articles

11.124 203.3 226.4 -35.2 -2.1 0.1 2.8 11.4

Manufactured articles

88.647 105.7 105.7 -3.9 -0.3 -0.1 -0.7 0.0

Canada

100.000 125.2 127.9 -17.7 -0.9 -0.8 0.2 2.2

Nonmanufactured articles

22.041 130.2 142.7 -42.1 -1.0 -1.0 1.3 9.6

Manufactured articles

77.255 128.2 128.1 -5.0 -0.8 -0.7 -0.2 -0.1

European Union(4)

100.000 133.6 134.6 -3.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.4 0.7

Manufactured articles

99.380 130.1 131.1 -3.0 -0.2 -0.3 -0.5 0.8

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 122.0 121.5 -1.1 -0.5 -0.1 -0.3 -0.4

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 116.7 116.6 -2.4 -0.7 -0.3 -0.3 -0.1

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 121.2 121.4 -7.4 1.6 -0.2 -0.3 0.2

Latin America(5)

100.000 148.2 150.9 -13.1 0.5 -0.1 0.1 1.8

Nonmanufactured articles

18.535 225.5 248.4 -33.4 5.1 0.0 2.3 10.2

Manufactured articles

81.056 124.8 124.7 -4.8 -0.6 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 131.0 131.7 -7.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.5

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

10.193 124.2 134.9 -33.2 2.3 3.3 0.6 8.6

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

89.499 91.1 90.8 -2.0 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 -0.3

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

100.000 100.8 100.6 -2.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.3 -0.2

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 103.3 103.0 -1.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.3

Japan

100.000 96.5 96.4 -2.5 -0.2 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 86.4 86.6 -2.6 -0.1 -0.7 -0.6 0.2

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 98.9 98.8 -5.2 -0.2 -0.2 -1.1 -0.1

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

100.000 164.6 181.2 -31.8 -7.9 -0.5 0.6 10.1

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 three months after original publication.
Regions are not mutually exclusive.
Dash = Not available

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