Table 1 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by End Use

Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: March 2016 to March 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2016
to
Mar.
2017
Nov.
2016
to
Dec.
2016
Dec.
2016
to
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2017
to
Feb.
2017
Feb.
2017
to
Mar.
2017

All commodities

  100.000 122.8 122.6 4.2 0.4 0.6 0.4 -0.2

All imports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  84.368 98.5 98.8 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.3

All imports excluding petroleum

  91.178 111.5 111.7 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.2

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  90.487 115.5 115.7 1.0 0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.2

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.119 178.7 177.4 4.1 -1.6 -1.3 1.0 -0.7

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.764 195.0 193.3 3.9 -2.0 -2.0 1.3 -0.9

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.355 142.3 141.7 5.0 -0.1 1.0 0.1 -0.4

Industrial supplies & materials

1

22.791 170.2 169.1 20.9 2.6 2.9 1.1 -0.6

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  13.970 145.8 147.5 7.8 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.2

Industrial supplies & materials excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  13.279 164.4 167.1 6.8 0.6 0.6 1.5 1.6

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.248 154.7 157.3 8.9 0.6 0.7 2.0 1.7

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.031 134.7 135.3 6.3 1.1 1.9 -0.4 0.4

Fuels & lubricants

10

9.512 180.8 173.9 50.2 5.8 6.1 0.7 -3.8

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

8.821 194.4 187.4 52.1 5.9 5.7 1.3 -3.6

Crude

10000

6.258 199.2 190.2 53.4 8.3 4.4 2.7 -4.5

Fuels, n.e.s.-coals & gas

101

0.537 112.8 103.6 48.6 5.4 13.7 -8.1 -8.2

Gas-natural

10110

0.416 92.5 82.3 53.8 6.1 11.6 -10.2 -11.0

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.533 104.9 104.7 -2.6 1.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.2

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.566 152.2 154.7 4.2 0.5 0.5 0.8 1.6

Selected building materials

13

1.398 140.1 141.9 5.7 0.6 1.1 0.9 1.3

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.416 208.6 214.8 19.3 1.0 1.3 3.6 3.0

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.685 145.8 146.9 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.8

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.681 108.7 109.3 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.8 0.6

Capital goods

2

27.407 88.8 88.9 -0.6 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1

Electric generating equipment

20

3.307 116.2 116.2 -0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.491 81.1 81.3 -0.6 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.2

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

2.609 137.1 137.2 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.234 110.1 110.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.4 0.0 0.0

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.448 107.2 107.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.4 0.3 -0.2

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.442 121.5 121.5 1.3 0.2 1.0 0.3 0.0

Durables, manufactured

41

12.653 93.3 93.3 -1.4 -0.1 -0.3 0.0 0.0

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.353 118.4 114.9 -3.3 -2.6 0.1 2.6 -3.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2015 trade values.

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

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Last Modified Date: April 12, 2017