Table 3. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: December 2014 to December 2015
[December 2005=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description NAICS Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Sept.
2015
Oct.
2015
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

Nonmanufactured articles

  8.707 (r)86.3 (r)86.7 (r)83.3 76.7 -35.6 (r)-6.5 (r)0.5 (r)-3.9 -7.9

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

11

2.081 (r)175.9 171.4 (r)172.9 175.7 -5.2 (r)0.4 (r)-2.6 (r)0.9 1.6

Crop production

111

1.686 186.4 183.8 (r)184.8 190.2 -3.3 0.8 -1.4 (r)0.5 2.9

Fruit and tree nut farming

1113

0.750 150.7 151.2 (r)151.8 154.7 -6.5 -1.6 0.3 (r)0.4 1.9

Animal production (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.206 (r)87.7 (r)77.7 (r)81.2 75.9 -24.1 (r)-1.8 (r)-11.4 (r)4.5 -6.5

Forestry and logging (Dec. 2012=100)

113

0.107 65.8 61.3 60.3 58.6 -14.0 -0.6 -6.8 -1.6 -2.8

Mining

21

6.626 75.3 (r)76.4 (r)72.3 64.4 -42.2 -8.5 (r)1.5 (r)-5.4 -10.9

Mining (except oil and gas) (Dec. 2006=100)

212

0.211 97.3 97.0 96.8 96.6 -18.1 -0.9 -0.3 -0.2 -0.2

Manufactured articles

  91.015 110.2 109.7 109.5 108.9 -4.7 -0.5 -0.5 -0.2 -0.5

Manufactured goods, part 1

31

12.254 123.9 (r)123.5 (r)123.3 122.8 -2.6 -0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.2 -0.4

Food manufacturing

311

3.337 (r)150.9 (r)149.3 (r)148.8 147.4 -7.6 -1.2 -1.1 (r)-0.3 -0.9

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

0.455 (r)137.2 (r)135.9 (r)135.3 129.4 -11.1 (r)-3.9 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.4 -4.4

Starch and vegetable fats and oils manufacturing

31122

0.360 (r)125.3 124.5 (r)123.7 117.5 -12.6 (r)-4.8 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.6 -5.0

Sugar and confectionery product manufacturing

3113

0.367 150.9 149.4 149.6 148.2 -3.0 0.9 -1.0 0.1 -0.9

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

3114

0.433 137.7 (r)137.6 (r)139.2 139.8 -6.1 -2.0 (r)-0.1 (r)1.2 0.4

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

0.413 (r)177.2 (r)165.8 (r)165.6 159.5 -15.9 (r)-0.8 (r)-6.4 (r)-0.1 -3.7

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

0.828 (r)147.1 (r)147.9 (r)146.2 147.4 -7.9 (r)-1.5 (r)0.5 (r)-1.1 0.8

Other food manufacturing

3119

0.455 179.5 (r)178.7 (r)177.0 177.2 -3.1 -0.1 (r)-0.4 (r)-1.0 0.1

Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing

312

1.128 118.3 118.3 (r)118.1 118.0 0.6 0.2 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Beverage manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3121

1.029 108.9 108.9 108.9 108.7 0.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Breweries (Dec. 2006=100)

31212

0.225 123.2 123.2 123.2 123.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Wineries

31213

0.345 117.1 117.2 117.3 117.0 -0.2 0.4 0.1 0.1 -0.3

Distilleries

31214

0.327 117.5 117.5 117.5 117.4 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Textile mills (Dec. 2011=100)

313

0.412 100.4 100.2 (r)99.7 99.5 -3.5 -0.3 -0.2 (r)-0.5 -0.2

Fabric mills

3132

0.246 134.3 (r)134.2 (r)133.3 133.0 -3.1 -0.4 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.7 -0.2

Textile product mills

314

0.906 111.8 111.3 (r)111.0 110.8 -2.6 0.0 -0.4 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Textile furnishings mills

3141

0.650 107.2 (r)106.6 (r)106.4 106.3 -3.1 -0.1 (r)-0.6 -0.2 -0.1

Curtain and linen mills

31412

0.543 107.9 107.2 107.0 106.9 -3.3 0.0 -0.6 -0.2 -0.1

Other textile product mills (Dec. 2006=100)

3149

0.256 126.3 126.2 (r)125.6 125.2 -1.0 0.2 -0.1 (r)-0.5 -0.3

All other textile product mills (Dec. 2012=100)

31499

0.199 96.6 96.5 96.3 96.4 -0.3 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Apparel manufacturing

315

4.502 111.7 111.6 111.6 111.5 -0.5 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

Cut and sew apparel manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3152

4.043 110.9 110.9 110.9 110.7 -0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Men's and boys' cut and sew apparel manufacturing

31522

1.590 113.5 113.4 (r)113.3 113.1 -0.4 -0.2 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Womens and girls cut and sown apparel manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

31524

2.412 100.0 100.1 100.1 100.0 -0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

3159

0.344 118.8 117.4 117.4 117.4 -1.6 0.0 -1.2 0.0 0.0

Leather and allied product manufacturing

316

1.968 124.6 (r)124.5 (r)124.5 124.4 0.3 0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0 -0.1

Footwear manufacturing

3162

1.312 122.8 122.8 (r)122.7 122.5 0.4 0.2 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Manufactured goods, part 2

32

17.319 118.4 (r)116.8 (r)117.0 115.8 -10.4 -1.8 (r)-1.4 (r)0.2 -1.0

Wood product manufacturing

321

0.722 110.0 109.4 111.4 110.7 -7.6 -2.6 -0.5 1.8 -0.6

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

0.232 98.2 97.6 102.4 100.2 -19.1 -7.5 -0.6 4.9 -2.1

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood product manufacturing

3212

0.236 108.6 108.1 109.0 110.1 -2.4 -0.4 -0.5 0.8 1.0

Other wood product manufacturing

3219

0.254 131.7 130.9 130.9 130.3 0.5 0.2 -0.6 0.0 -0.5

Paper manufacturing

322

1.120 107.1 106.7 106.6 106.1 -4.7 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 -0.5

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

0.586 102.8 102.3 (r)102.4 101.4 -5.0 -0.3 -0.5 (r)0.1 -1.0

Paper mills

32212

0.382 96.5 96.5 (r)96.0 96.0 -4.3 -0.7 0.0 (r)-0.5 0.0

Converted paper product manufacturing

3222

0.534 115.0 114.6 114.4 114.4 -4.4 0.0 -0.3 -0.2 0.0

Paper bag and coated and treated paper manufacturing (Dec. 2006=100)

32222

0.280 109.4 108.6 108.2 108.2 -8.1 0.1 -0.7 -0.4 0.0

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

324

2.338 82.1 (r)77.7 (r)78.9 74.2 -37.1 -8.9 (r)-5.4 (r)1.5 -6.0

Chemical manufacturing

325

9.673 132.5 131.3 (r)131.0 130.6 -5.0 -0.7 -0.9 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Basic chemical manufacturing

3251

2.561 143.2 (r)138.6 (r)138.6 138.5 -10.6 -2.2 (r)-3.2 (r)0.0 -0.1

Other basic inorganic chemical manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32518

0.625 67.0 63.1 64.1 64.7 -11.7 -0.6 -5.8 1.6 0.9

Other basic organic chemical manufacturing

32519

1.711 (r)108.7 (r)105.9 (r)105.3 105.0 -9.3 -2.9 (r)-2.6 (r)-0.6 -0.3

Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments

3252

0.828 122.7 122.0 (r)121.2 120.5 -11.0 -1.5 -0.6 (r)-0.7 -0.6

Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing

32521

0.716 123.7 122.9 122.2 121.7 -11.3 -1.4 -0.6 -0.6 -0.4

Pesticide, fertilizer, other agricult. chemical manufacturing (Dec. 2007=100)

3253

0.395 163.3 159.7 (r)155.0 151.7 -20.5 -1.3 -2.2 (r)-2.9 -2.1

Fertilizer manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32531

0.337 114.7 111.8 (r)108.0 105.2 -23.2 -1.5 -2.5 (r)-3.4 -2.6

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

3254

4.779 (r)121.3 (r)121.5 (r)121.5 121.4 0.7 (r)0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Soap, cleaning compound, and toilet preparation manufacturing

3256

0.552 109.9 109.6 109.3 109.0 0.5 -0.1 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3

Other chemical product and preparation manufacturing (Dec. 2006=100)

3259

0.474 156.0 (r)156.2 (r)156.2 153.7 -3.9 -0.5 (r)0.1 0.0 -1.6

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

326

2.248 118.8 (r)118.7 (r)118.6 118.4 -2.9 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Plastics product manufacturing

3261

1.254 117.9 (r)118.0 (r)117.9 117.9 -1.0 0.0 (r)0.1 -0.1 0.0

Other plastics product manufacturing

32619

0.918 (r)116.6 116.6 (r)116.6 116.5 -0.5 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 -0.1

Rubber product manufacturing

3262

0.994 120.9 120.6 (r)120.5 120.1 -5.2 -0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.3

Tire manufacturing

32621

0.670 127.4 (r)127.0 (r)126.7 126.1 -6.0 0.1 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.5

Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

327

1.008 130.2 130.2 130.2 130.0 -0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Clay product and refractory manufacturing

3271

0.301 128.2 (r)128.0 127.8 127.6 -0.9 -0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Pottery, ceramics, and plumbing fixture manufacturing (Dec. 2014=100)

32711

0.195 100.3 (r)100.2 (r)100.1 99.9 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

3279

0.332 129.8 130.0 (r)129.8 129.6 0.3 -1.2 0.2 -0.2 -0.2

All other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

32799

0.253 127.0 127.2 126.9 126.5 0.5 -1.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.3

Manufactured goods, part 3

33

61.442 104.4 104.2 104.0 103.5 -3.4 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.5

Primary metal manufacturing

331

3.717 128.2 127.6 (r)124.7 120.6 -20.8 -1.1 -0.5 (r)-2.3 -3.3

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

3311

1.344 118.8 115.5 (r)111.9 110.0 -24.8 -1.6 -2.8 (r)-3.1 -1.7

Alumina and aluminum production and processing

3313

0.518 97.2 96.3 94.5 93.5 -19.3 -1.9 -0.9 -1.9 -1.1

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production and processing

3314

1.749 168.6 (r)170.9 (r)168.0 159.1 -18.5 -0.3 1.4 (r)-1.7 -5.3

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining

33141

1.340 186.7 189.8 (r)186.3 176.1 -18.9 -0.2 1.7 (r)-1.8 -5.5

Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying

33142

0.164 160.7 (r)161.8 160.3 154.8 -19.5 -4.1 (r)0.7 (r)-0.9 -3.4

Nonferr. metal (except copper and alum.) rolling, drawing, extruding, & alloying

33149

0.246 172.2 173.0 170.7 160.5 -15.9 1.6 0.5 -1.3 -6.0

Fabricated metal product manufacturing

332

3.077 125.7 124.8 124.2 123.9 -2.7 0.1 -0.7 -0.5 -0.2

Cutlery and handtool manufacturing

3322

0.441 116.4 (r)116.0 (r)115.4 115.1 -1.8 -0.5 (r)-0.3 -0.5 -0.3

Hardware manufacturing

3325

0.351 118.5 118.2 119.1 118.6 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 0.8 -0.4

Machine shops; and screw, nut, and bolt manufacturing (Dec. 2012=100)

3327

0.224 89.8 89.4 89.3 88.7 -6.2 -0.2 -0.4 -0.1 -0.7

Other fabricated metal product manufacturing

3329

1.469 124.2 122.8 122.0 121.9 -2.8 0.6 -1.1 -0.7 -0.1

Metal valve manufacturing

33291

0.844 119.9 117.8 116.4 116.2 -4.1 0.9 -1.8 -1.2 -0.2

All other fabricated metal product manufacturing

33299

0.625 128.6 (r)128.4 128.5 128.5 -0.9 0.1 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.0

Machinery manufacturing

333

7.419 118.6 (r)118.4 (r)118.3 117.8 -2.0 0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing

3331

1.453 113.9 113.7 113.5 113.2 -2.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3

Construction machinery manufacturing

33312

0.821 119.5 (r)119.3 119.1 118.8 -1.1 0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Industrial machinery manufacturing

3332

0.906 124.4 (r)124.9 (r)126.1 124.0 -2.4 0.9 (r)0.4 1.0 -1.7

Industrial machinery manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33324

0.906 95.1 95.6 96.5 94.8 -2.5 0.8 0.5 0.9 -1.8

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

3333

0.614 (r)112.4 (r)111.7 (r)110.8 109.8 -2.1 (r)0.2 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.8 -0.9

Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, and commercial refrigeration equipment

3334

0.622 124.4 124.4 124.2 123.9 -2.0 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.2

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

3335

0.666 122.3 122.2 121.7 121.7 -3.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.4 0.0

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

3336

1.164 121.8 121.4 (r)121.1 120.9 -2.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.2 -0.2

Other general purpose machinery manufacturing

3339

1.993 (r)118.5 (r)118.2 (r)117.9 117.8 -1.2 (r)0.3 -0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Pump and compressor manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33391

0.404 (r)99.5 (r)98.9 (r)98.5 97.9 -1.7 (r)0.7 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.4 -0.6

Material handling equipment manufacturing

33392

0.313 142.4 141.2 141.2 141.2 -2.8 -0.8 -0.8 0.0 0.0

All other general purpose machinery manufacturing

33399

1.276 115.3 115.3 115.1 115.0 -0.7 0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.1

Computer and electronic product manufacturing

334

18.168 77.6 (r)77.5 77.5 77.3 -2.4 -0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.3

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

3341

5.326 71.7 71.6 71.5 71.4 -3.3 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Communications equipment manufacturing

3342

5.080 (r)83.5 (r)83.5 83.4 83.4 -1.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

Audio and video equipment manufacturing

3343

1.728 (r)64.8 (r)64.6 (r)64.5 64.3 -2.3 (r)-0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

3344

3.325 78.6 78.4 (r)78.3 78.2 -3.1 -0.6 -0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments

3345

2.500 103.4 103.1 103.3 103.1 -1.2 -0.1 -0.3 0.2 -0.2

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

3346

0.210 42.8 42.4 42.1 41.9 -7.9 0.5 -0.9 -0.7 -0.5

Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing

335

4.829 (r)117.1 (r)117.0 (r)116.8 116.2 -2.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.5

Electric lighting equipment manufacturing

3351

0.594 116.8 (r)116.7 (r)116.3 116.1 -4.0 -0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.3 -0.2

Lighting fixture manufacturing

33512

0.483 125.7 125.7 125.1 124.9 -1.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.5 -0.2

Household appliance manufacturing

3352

1.095 (r)109.2 (r)109.7 (r)109.7 108.3 -0.6 (r)1.4 0.5 (r)0.0 -1.3

Small electrical appliance manufacturing

33521

0.528 118.9 118.9 117.7 117.3 -2.4 0.2 0.0 -1.0 -0.3

Major appliance manufacturing

33522

0.567 (r)99.3 (r)100.3 (r)101.3 99.1 1.2 (r)2.5 (r)1.0 (r)1.0 -2.2

Other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

3359

1.632 118.6 118.4 (r)118.3 118.0 -1.8 0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.3

Battery manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

33591

0.239 96.2 (r)96.3 (r)96.0 96.2 -2.7 -0.2 (r)0.1 -0.3 0.2

Wiring device manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33593

0.193 101.6 101.3 101.3 100.9 1.1 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.4

All other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

33599

0.819 118.4 118.3 118.3 118.1 -1.6 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.2

Transportation equipment manufacturing

336

16.972 110.1 109.8 109.8 109.6 -1.5 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.2

Motor vehicle manufacturing

3361

9.098 105.8 105.5 105.5 105.3 -0.8 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.2

Automobile and light duty motor vehicle manufacturing

33611

8.524 105.9 (r)105.5 (r)105.5 105.4 -0.8 0.0 (r)-0.4 0.0 -0.1

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

3363

5.162 108.9 (r)108.7 (r)108.4 108.2 -3.6 -0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Motor vehicle gasoline engine and engine parts manufacturing

33631

0.825 100.0 (r)98.4 (r)98.5 98.2 -2.7 -0.1 (r)-1.6 0.1 -0.3

Motor vehicle electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing

33632

0.850 (r)99.2 (r)99.4 (r)99.4 99.3 -4.7 (r)-0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Motor vehicle brake system manufacturing

33634

0.217 95.2 (r)94.9 (r)94.7 94.4 -5.9 0.0 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Motor vehicle transmission and power train parts manufacturing

33635

0.848 126.4 (r)126.2 126.0 125.9 -4.7 -0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Motor vehicle seating and interior trim manufacturing (Dec. 2012=100)

33636

0.385 97.4 97.5 97.5 97.1 -5.8 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.4

Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing

33639

1.654 112.0 112.2 (r)112.2 111.9 -1.3 -0.1 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.3

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

3364

2.220 131.7 131.7 131.7 131.6 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

3369

0.278 119.5 119.3 119.3 119.0 -2.9 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.3

Furniture and related product manufacturing

337

1.628 115.6 (r)115.4 115.5 115.0 -0.9 -0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 -0.4

Household and institutional furniture and kitchen cabinet manufacturing

3371

1.208 116.9 116.6 (r)116.7 116.2 -1.1 -0.1 -0.3 (r)0.1 -0.4

Office furniture (including fixtures) manufacturing

3372

0.343 110.9 110.9 110.9 110.5 -0.2 -0.4 0.0 0.0 -0.4

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

5.632 119.2 119.1 (r)119.1 118.8 -2.0 -0.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 -0.3

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

3391

1.573 104.7 104.8 104.8 104.6 -1.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

4.059 123.8 (r)123.6 (r)123.7 123.4 -2.1 -0.3 (r)-0.2 0.1 -0.2

Jewelry and silverware manufacturing

33991

1.985 138.3 138.2 138.3 137.7 -2.7 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 -0.4

Sporting and athletic goods manufacturing

33992

0.364 119.2 (r)119.1 (r)119.1 118.9 -1.5 -0.6 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.2

Doll, toy, and game manufacturing

33993

0.910 105.7 105.3 105.3 105.4 -2.1 -0.4 -0.4 0.0 0.1

All other miscellaneous manufacturing

33999

0.696 124.4 (r)123.9 (r)124.0 123.8 -1.2 -0.1 (r)-0.4 0.1 -0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2013 trade values.
(r) Revised

NOTES: Data may be revised in each of the 3 months after original publication.
Dash = Not available

 

Last Modified Date: January 14, 2016