Table 5 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 5. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: June 2016 to June 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
May
2017(1)
Index Percent change
May
2017
June
2017
Annual Monthly
June
2016
to
June
2017
Feb.
2017
to
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2017
to
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2017
to
May
2017
May
2017
to
June
2017

Live animals; animal products

I

1.518 196.0 198.7 4.9 -0.1 0.3 1.9 1.4

Meat and edible meat offal

02

0.455 250.1 254.8 8.0 1.1 1.9 2.5 1.9

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.755 143.9 144.3 3.2 -1.2 -0.8 0.7 0.3

Vegetable products

II

2.095 219.7 221.8 19.3 -2.6 2.5 1.5 1.0

Edible vegetables, roots, and tubers

07

0.374 425.9 469.8 15.5 -2.4 2.9 1.0 10.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.900 133.3 133.5 62.6 -0.6 4.0 3.7 0.2

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

09

0.358 229.9 226.2 -1.4 -0.9 -1.2 -1.1 -1.6

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.302 115.4 116.4 9.1 -4.9 -0.4 1.7 0.9

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

2.686 160.0 160.7 -1.8 0.8 -0.3 0.0 0.4

Sugars and sugar confectionary (Dec. 2012=100)

17

0.187 86.9 87.6 1.2 -0.2 0.7 0.5 0.8

Cocoa and cocoa preparations (Dec. 2009=100)

18

0.189 92.7 96.4 -16.2 0.8 -4.6 -1.7 4.0

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts, or other parts of plants

20

0.355 164.8 164.6 6.0 4.2 -0.2 0.1 -0.1

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar

22

1.002 127.9 128.2 -0.4 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.2

Mineral products

V

8.959 171.8 168.7 6.8 -2.8 -0.2 -1.0 -1.8

Mineral fuels, oils and residuals, bituminous substances and mineral waxes

27

8.712 169.5 165.9 6.7 -2.9 -0.1 -1.2 -2.1

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

9.367 152.1 151.8 3.4 0.5 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.568 285.1 276.5 5.9 5.8 1.2 -0.3 -3.0

Organic chemicals

29

2.410 124.5 124.1 3.2 1.2 0.2 0.0 -0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

4.354 148.9 148.9 4.6 -0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Fertilizers (Dec. 2009=100)

31

0.258 73.0 72.7 -6.0 -1.1 -2.9 -4.1 -0.4

Tanning extracts; dye, pigments, varnish, paints & putty (Dec. 2011=100)

32

0.192 107.0 108.6 10.4 0.0 5.0 0.1 1.5

Essential oils and resinoids (Dec. 2016=100)

33

0.542 99.2 99.3 - -0.2 -1.0 0.2 0.1

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

0.682 103.4 103.9 3.1 0.7 -0.2 -0.5 0.5

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

3.460 139.9 139.2 1.9 0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.5

Plastics and articles thereof

39

2.183 140.8 140.4 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.1 -0.3

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.277 139.6 138.5 5.2 0.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.8

Raw hides, skins, leather, furskins, travel goods, etc

VIII

0.687 123.6 123.6 0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.6 0.0

Articles of leather; travel goods, bags, etc. of various materials

42

0.656 128.8 128.8 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.5 0.0

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, basketware and wickerwork

IX

0.945 156.5 154.4 9.8 1.9 3.9 1.2 -1.3

Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (Dec. 2014=100)

44

0.920 107.9 106.4 10.1 2.0 3.9 1.3 -1.4

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.091 110.3 110.6 0.6 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3

Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, paper or paperboard

48

0.721 103.0 102.9 -1.5 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.1

Printed matter (Dec. 2015=100)

49

0.221 106.1 106.1 5.8 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

5.359 113.1 113.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

61

2.199 103.5 103.6 0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.3 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

62

1.838 119.0 118.9 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Made-up or worn textile articles

63

0.654 103.8 103.8 0.9 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.0

Headgear, umbrellas, artificial flowers, etc.

XII

1.525 122.3 122.3 -0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footwear and parts of such articles

64

1.291 121.4 121.4 -0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, ceramics, glass etc.

XIII

0.942 129.8 129.1 -2.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.5

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.324 95.7 94.2 -5.3 -0.3 -0.1 -0.5 -1.6

Ceramic products

69

0.273 136.7 136.6 -0.4 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.345 130.0 129.9 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 -0.1

Pearls, stones, precious metals, imitation jewelry, and coins

XIV

2.796 168.5 170.6 1.8 1.3 0.4 -1.2 1.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.541 166.5 166.0 7.0 1.4 0.8 -0.5 -0.3

Iron and steel

72

1.367 197.8 195.5 15.3 3.0 1.6 -0.7 -1.2

Articles of iron or steel

73

1.664 141.1 142.0 2.9 0.3 1.2 0.4 0.6

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.378 266.3 266.2 10.4 0.9 -1.7 -1.8 0.0

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.812 129.4 128.4 6.2 3.0 0.9 -0.4 -0.8

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.435 122.7 122.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.522 136.6 136.5 -0.1 0.1 0.8 0.1 -0.1

Machinery, electrical equipment, TV image and sound recorders, parts, etc.

XVI

29.837 80.4 80.4 -0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

14.824 85.7 85.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1

Electrical machinery and equip, sound and TV recorders & reproducers, parts

85

15.014 75.3 75.3 -0.9 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.669 114.3 114.2 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

13.201 113.2 113.2 0.3 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0

Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (Dec. 2002=100)

88

1.336 116.1 115.8 -2.7 -0.2 -2.1 0.0 -0.3

Optical, photo, measuring, medical & musical instruments; & timepieces

XVIII

3.852 101.1 101.4 -1.9 -0.2 0.2 -0.2 0.3

Optical, photographic, measuring and medical instruments

90

3.524 97.8 98.0 -2.3 -0.2 0.2 -0.2 0.2

Clocks and watches and parts thereof

91

0.268 142.0 142.5 0.7 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.4

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

4.292 110.9 110.9 -1.2 0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0

Furniture & stuffed furnishings; lamps & lighting fittings, nesoi; prefab bldgs

94

2.653 116.5 116.4 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 -0.1

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

1.363 101.4 101.4 -2.1 0.0 -1.3 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

96

0.276 129.9 129.7 -4.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.2

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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