Table 8. U.S. international price indexes and percent changes for selected transportation services: May 2014 to May 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Apr.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
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

Air Freight

Import Air Freight

100.000 167.7 (r)172.8 (r)176.0 175.3 -0.2 0.3 (r)3.0 (r)1.9 -0.4

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

25.781 152.9 150.2 (r)157.0 158.7 -12.0 -5.1 -1.8 (r)4.5 1.1

Asia

72.869 151.0 158.3 (r)159.8 158.3 4.6 2.4 4.8 (r)0.9 -0.9

Export Air Freight

100.000 (r)159.4 (r)156.7 (r)157.9 157.1 -2.0 (r)-2.3 (r)-1.7 (r)0.8 -0.5

Europe (Dec. 2006=100)

36.789 151.5 149.0 151.2 150.1 4.8 -1.8 -1.7 1.5 -0.7

Asia (Dec. 2011=100)

45.028 108.5 106.7 107.2 106.7 -5.8 -2.4 -1.7 0.5 -0.5

Inbound Air Freight

100.000 (r)158.9 (r)159.5 (r)161.4 160.6 -2.8 (r)-0.9 0.4 (r)1.2 -0.5

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

26.284 (r)142.3 (r)140.5 (r)143.8 144.0 -9.7 (r)-3.7 -1.3 (r)2.3 0.1

Asia

63.216 (r)145.6 (r)147.2 (r)148.7 147.4 -0.1 (r)0.2 1.1 (r)1.0 -0.9

Outbound Air Freight

100.000 (r)149.9 (r)149.0 (r)144.4 147.5 -3.6 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.6 (r)-3.1 2.1

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

31.248 170.5 169.6 154.2 153.9 -10.3 -0.1 -0.5 -9.1 -0.2

Asia

45.549 141.0 140.4 141.0 141.1 -2.8 -0.8 -0.4 0.4 0.1

Air Passenger Fares

Import Air Passenger Fares

100.000 196.0 191.3 185.8 189.3 -2.9 -2.5 -2.4 -2.9 1.9

Europe

48.263 241.8 232.5 219.8 227.3 4.6 2.7 -3.8 -5.5 3.4

United Kingdom (Dec. 2002=100)

14.047 240.2 230.3 213.0 218.6 12.6 6.7 -4.1 -7.5 2.6

Other Europe (Dec. 2002=100)

34.216 259.4 249.8 238.4 247.2 1.6 1.1 -3.7 -4.6 3.7

Asia

24.290 138.3 141.3 137.1 145.5 -8.0 -6.2 2.2 -3.0 6.1

Latin America/Caribbean

10.426 166.0 167.0 165.7 159.2 -5.5 0.4 0.6 -0.8 -3.9

Export Air Passenger Fares

100.000 (r)163.6 (r)164.7 (r)158.7 163.4 -12.9 (r)-13.5 (r)0.7 -3.6 3.0

Europe

30.031 (r)208.5 (r)209.6 (r)201.3 209.9 -9.8 (r)-2.3 (r)0.5 (r)-4.0 4.3

United Kingdom (Dec. 2002=100)

7.199 (r)153.0 (r)159.2 (r)143.0 157.8 -3.8 (r)2.7 (r)4.1 (r)-10.2 10.3

Other Europe (Dec. 2002=100)

22.832 196.7 (r)195.5 (r)192.0 196.5 -11.8 -3.9 (r)-0.6 (r)-1.8 2.3

Asia

26.318 (r)137.9 (r)137.7 (r)130.1 142.0 -14.5 (r)-17.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-5.5 9.1

Japan

10.994 (r)142.0 (r)138.7 (r)128.2 142.2 -16.7 (r)-21.2 (r)-2.3 (r)-7.6 10.9

Other Asia (Dec. 2009=100)

11.690 90.2 92.1 86.1 98.4 -15.5 -17.8 2.1 -6.5 14.3

Latin America/Caribbean

23.887 (r)179.0 (r)184.1 (r)170.7 163.9 -15.6 (r)-9.7 (r)2.8 (r)-7.3 -4.0

Central/South America (Dec. 2009=100)

16.229 (r)112.1 (r)113.9 (r)105.5 104.2 -13.9 (r)-10.3 (r)1.6 (r)-7.4 -1.2

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: June 11, 2015