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Import/Export Price Indexes
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Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: January 2019 to January 2020 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Dec.
2019(1)
Index Percent change
Oct.
2019
Nov.
2019
Dec.
2019
Jan.
2020
Annual Monthly
Jan.
2019
to
Jan.
2020
Sept.
2019
to
Oct.
2019
Oct.
2019
to
Nov.
2019
Nov.
2019
to
Dec.
2019
Dec.
2019
to
Jan.
2020

All commodities

  100.000 124.5 (r)124.7 125.0 125.0 0.3 -0.4 (r)0.2 (r)0.2 0.0

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

  84.019 98.9 98.8 98.8 99.0 -0.8 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.2

All imports excluding petroleum

  90.619 111.7 111.8 112.0 112.2 -0.7 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  90.108 (r)115.7 (r)115.6 (r)115.8 116.0 -0.9 (r)-0.3 -0.1 (r)0.2 0.2

All commodities, excluding computers semiconductors, & petrol (Dec. 2001=100)

  83.023 (r)125.1 125.4 125.7 125.9 -0.2 (r)-0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

All commodities, excluding computers, semiconductors & fuels (Mar. 2003=100)

  82.512 123.4 123.4 123.5 123.9 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.1 0.3

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.089 176.3 (r)175.6 177.5 178.4 -0.7 -0.3 (r)-0.4 1.1 0.5

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.720 191.3 190.3 (r)192.9 193.3 -1.8 -0.3 -0.5 (r)1.4 0.2

Green coffee, cocoa beans, sugar

000

0.311 191.8 196.8 203.9 201.1 1.8 -1.0 2.6 3.6 -1.4

Green coffee (Dec. 2007=100)

00000

0.196 110.8 115.2 119.0 116.7 -0.8 -2.4 4.0 3.3 -1.9

Other agricultural foods

001

4.143 191.2 (r)189.8 (r)192.8 193.1 -2.2 -0.4 -0.7 (r)1.6 0.2

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products

00100

0.534 (r)274.6 (r)282.5 (r)289.9 281.4 7.5 0.3 (r)2.9 (r)2.6 -2.9

Fruit and fruit preparations including frozen juices

00120

0.673 121.8 (r)114.2 116.3 117.5 -15.6 -0.5 -6.2 (r)1.8 1.0

Vegetables and vegetable preparations

00130

0.606 333.8 331.0 (r)346.5 348.4 -1.7 -3.6 -0.8 (r)4.7 0.5

Food oils & oilseeds (Dec. 2007=100)

00150

0.241 64.9 65.6 (r)65.7 68.4 -2.8 1.9 1.1 (r)0.2 4.1

Bakery & confectionery products

00160

0.498 185.2 185.7 (r)187.1 187.2 0.6 0.6 0.3 (r)0.8 0.1

Other animal & vegetable preparations & products (Dec. 2015=100)

00180

0.767 102.9 103.0 (r)103.2 103.5 0.6 0.2 0.1 (r)0.2 0.3

Wine, beer, & related products

00190

0.512 134.5 134.9 135.0 134.9 1.7 -0.1 0.3 0.1 -0.1

Feedstuff and foodgrains (Dec. 2013=100)

002

0.266 77.4 75.8 73.1 74.6 -0.7 2.1 -2.1 -3.6 2.1

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.369 143.0 (r)143.1 (r)143.1 145.3 3.4 -0.2 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 1.5

Fish & shellfish

01000

0.931 142.5 (r)142.6 (r)142.6 145.4 2.2 -0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 2.0

Distilled alcoholic beverages

01010

0.390 140.4 140.4 140.4 141.2 7.5 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.6

Industrial supplies & materials

1

23.535 (r)185.2 (r)186.9 188.2 186.8 3.7 (r)-1.0 (r)0.9 (r)0.7 -0.7

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.420 152.5 (r)154.5 (r)155.7 155.3 -0.7 0.1 (r)1.3 (r)0.8 -0.3

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

  13.658 (r)173.8 (r)173.8 (r)173.8 174.3 -1.3 (r)-0.6 0.0 (r)0.0 0.3

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.535 166.5 (r)166.9 (r)166.4 167.5 0.8 -0.8 0.2 -0.3 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.619 135.2 139.1 (r)142.4 140.2 -3.0 1.4 2.9 (r)2.4 -1.5

Fuels & lubricants

10

9.892 (r)205.1 (r)209.5 (r)213.1 208.5 11.3 (r)-1.6 (r)2.1 (r)1.7 -2.2

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

9.381 (r)223.4 (r)225.3 (r)227.5 223.6 11.3 -2.4 (r)0.9 (r)1.0 -1.7

Crude

10000

6.477 (r)226.8 (r)230.9 (r)234.3 226.0 12.4 (r)-3.3 (r)1.8 (r)1.5 -3.5

Fuel oil

10010

1.219 195.1 (r)186.0 (r)182.5 193.0 3.5 2.5 (r)-4.7 (r)-1.9 5.8

Other petroleum products

10020

1.564 228.1 229.0 (r)227.2 228.3 12.2 -2.3 0.4 (r)-0.8 0.5

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

101

0.511 (r)91.1 (r)121.4 (r)140.8 127.3 10.6 (r)21.5 (r)33.3 (r)16.0 -9.6

Gas-natural

10110

0.454 78.4 111.3 (r)132.7 117.2 15.7 32.0 42.0 (r)19.2 -11.7

Gaseous natural gas (Dec. 2001=100)

  0.454 95.8 136.0 (r)162.1 143.1 15.1 32.0 42.0 (r)19.2 -11.7

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.511 114.1 112.4 (r)111.5 109.1 -12.7 -1.5 -1.5 (r)-0.8 -2.2

Newsprint & other paper products

111

0.389 108.2 107.7 108.3 107.3 -3.7 -0.6 -0.5 0.6 -0.9

Coated and uncoated paper/paperboard

11110

0.358 118.6 118.2 119.0 117.9 -2.1 -0.4 -0.3 0.7 -0.9

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.597 (r)154.5 (r)154.4 (r)155.4 155.1 -3.8 (r)-0.2 -0.1 (r)0.6 -0.2

Agricultural products used for industrial supplies and materials

120

0.500 (r)176.1 (r)175.6 (r)178.7 179.5 -0.8 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.3 (r)1.8 0.4

Other agricultural products (tobacco, waxes, nonfood oils)

12070

0.365 170.3 170.1 (r)175.0 174.7 -0.7 0.5 -0.1 (r)2.9 -0.2

Textile supplies & related materials

121

0.619 134.6 133.9 (r)133.9 133.5 -3.3 0.3 -0.5 (r)0.0 -0.3

Synthetic cloth, fabric, and thread

12135

0.236 (r)127.9 (r)126.6 (r)126.8 125.9 -7.8 0.6 -1.0 0.2 -0.7

Finished textile industrial supplies (Dec. 2011=100)

12150

0.229 104.3 104.0 (r)104.2 103.8 -0.6 0.0 -0.3 (r)0.2 -0.4

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

3.415 (r)158.3 (r)158.4 (r)159.4 158.9 -4.4 (r)-0.3 0.1 (r)0.6 -0.3

Plastic materials

12500

0.759 160.6 (r)158.6 (r)157.5 157.8 -4.4 0.2 (r)-1.2 -0.7 0.2

Fertilizers, pesticides & insecticides (Dec. 2007=100)

12510

0.477 (r)124.9 (r)126.5 (r)127.5 127.5 -11.0 (r)-2.3 (r)1.3 (r)0.8 0.0

Industrial inorganic chemicals (Dec. 2016=100)

12530

0.372 108.0 (r)108.9 (r)112.9 112.3 -3.0 0.1 (r)0.8 (r)3.7 -0.5

Industrial organic chemicals (Dec. 2012=100)

12540

1.217 (r)92.1 (r)92.2 (r)92.9 92.3 -3.5 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 (r)0.8 -0.6

Other chemicals (coloring agents)

12550

0.590 134.4 134.5 (r)134.4 134.4 -0.7 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Selected building materials

13

1.501 143.0 (r)142.7 (r)143.3 142.9 -0.5 0.4 (r)-0.2 0.4 -0.3

Lumber and other unfinished building materials

130

0.666 150.8 (r)147.9 148.7 148.3 -1.2 0.1 (r)-1.9 (r)0.5 -0.3

Lumber & wood in the rough

13000

0.257 171.4 (r)164.8 166.6 167.5 4.0 0.8 (r)-3.9 (r)1.1 0.5

Stone, sand, cement and lime (Dec. 2019=100)

13020

0.266 - - 100.0 98.8 - - - - -1.2

Building materials, finished

131

0.835 135.8 137.7 138.1 137.7 0.1 0.7 1.4 0.3 -0.3

Nontextile floor & wall coverings; mach. parts of china (Dec. 2007=100)

13120

0.260 121.0 121.2 121.2 121.3 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.445 (r)233.7 235.0 (r)232.3 237.4 3.4 -1.8 (r)0.6 (r)-1.1 2.2

Steelmaking & ferroalloying matls

140

0.367 220.4 218.8 (r)226.4 227.2 -6.4 -5.4 -0.7 (r)3.5 0.4

Iron & steel mill products

141

0.748 (r)198.6 (r)193.5 (r)187.9 187.0 -11.7 (r)-3.2 (r)-2.6 (r)-2.9 -0.5

Major nonferrous metals-crude

142

2.330 243.9 248.4 245.6 253.7 11.1 -0.8 1.8 -1.1 3.3

Bauxite, alumina, aluminum, and products thereof

14200

0.586 123.5 126.5 125.2 125.8 -6.8 -1.7 2.4 -1.0 0.5

Copper (Dec. 2017=100)

14220

0.227 86.3 90.5 89.4 94.9 7.1 -1.0 4.9 -1.2 6.2

Nickel (Dec. 2007=100)

14240

0.095 59.2 54.6 44.5 47.2 25.5 1.9 -7.8 -18.5 6.1

Tin (Dec. 2010=100)

14250

0.028 64.2 65.3 66.2 66.8 -13.4 -4.3 1.7 1.4 0.9

Zinc (Dec. 2008=100)

14260

0.075 197.9 214.2 190.1 193.6 -7.4 3.2 8.2 -11.3 1.8

Nonmonetary gold

14270

0.481 545.4 543.3 536.7 559.4 19.2 -2.5 -0.4 -1.2 4.2

Other precious metals

14280

0.647 210.3 219.0 224.6 238.2 41.1 1.3 4.1 2.6 6.1

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.786 156.9 156.9 (r)157.8 157.7 -1.3 -0.8 0.0 (r)0.6 -0.1

Iron & steel products, except advanced manufacturing

150

0.383 150.4 (r)149.8 (r)149.5 151.1 -5.7 -1.6 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.2 1.1

Iron & steel advanced manufacturing

151

0.490 149.6 (r)148.7 (r)149.6 148.6 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-0.6 (r)0.6 -0.7

Finished metals shapes and advanced manufacturing

152

0.913 (r)169.8 170.7 (r)172.2 171.9 0.6 (r)-0.5 (r)0.5 0.9 -0.2

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.803 (r)113.5 113.5 113.6 112.8 -1.0 (r)0.3 (r)0.0 0.1 -0.7

Finished nonmetals (boxes, belting, glass, etc.)

161

1.620 (r)110.1 (r)110.3 (r)110.4 109.6 -0.7 (r)0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.7

Other finished nonmetals (boxes, belting, glass, etc.)

16120

1.604 127.0 (r)127.3 (r)127.4 126.5 -0.7 0.3 0.2 0.1 -0.7

Capital goods

2

28.330 (r)87.7 87.5 87.6 87.7 -1.6 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 0.1 0.1

Capital goods, excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  20.657 113.8 113.8 113.9 114.3 0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.4

Electric generating equipment

20

3.593 120.2 120.2 120.3 120.6 2.1 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.2

Generators, transformers & access

20000

1.139 132.4 132.4 132.5 131.8 4.0 -0.2 0.0 0.1 -0.5

Electric apparatus & parts, n.e.s.

20005

2.454 115.3 115.3 115.4 116.1 1.2 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.6

Nonelectrical machinery

21

22.369 (r)79.5 79.3 79.4 79.4 -2.6 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.3 0.1 0.0

Non-electrical machinery excluding comp., peripherals & semiconductors

  14.719 109.0 (r)109.1 (r)109.2 109.4 -0.1 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.1 0.2

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery and equipment

210

0.898 123.4 123.1 123.1 123.8 -6.1 -1.4 -0.2 0.0 0.6

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.590 129.8 129.9 (r)129.9 130.9 -0.8 0.2 0.1 (r)0.0 0.8

Industrial and service machinery

211

8.022 127.1 127.2 (r)127.1 127.2 0.0 -0.2 0.1 (r)-0.1 0.1

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

1.131 127.7 (r)127.6 (r)127.5 127.4 -0.8 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Metal working machine tools and rolling mills

21120

0.554 141.6 (r)141.6 (r)141.6 141.9 0.4 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.0 0.2

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

0.977 105.9 105.9 105.9 106.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

Materials handling equipment

21170

0.856 142.0 141.8 (r)141.7 141.8 1.3 -0.5 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.1

Other industrial machines

21180

2.598 126.5 127.0 (r)126.8 126.7 1.7 -0.2 0.4 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Photo & other service industry machinery

21190

0.963 109.3 109.0 (r)109.1 109.1 -3.9 -0.3 -0.3 (r)0.1 0.0

Computers, peripherals and semiconductors

213

7.595 (r)47.3 (r)46.9 46.9 46.8 -6.8 (r)-0.6 -0.8 (r)0.0 -0.2

Computers

21300

2.977 36.2 35.5 35.4 35.1 -8.1 -1.1 -1.9 -0.3 -0.8

Computer accessories, peripherals, and parts

21301

2.477 42.9 42.7 42.8 42.5 -8.6 -0.7 -0.5 0.2 -0.7

Semiconductors

21320

2.141 (r)57.3 (r)57.4 (r)57.6 57.9 -3.7 (r)0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.3 0.5

Computers, peripherals, accessories and parts (excludes end use 21320)

  5.454 42.4 41.8 41.8 41.5 -8.2 -0.9 -1.4 0.0 -0.7

Telecommunications equipment

214

3.105 71.4 71.5 71.7 71.7 -0.1 -0.3 0.1 0.3 0.0

Business machinery and equipment, except computers

215

0.220 103.8 103.8 103.8 104.2 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4

Scientific and medical machinery

216

2.117 101.8 (r)102.0 (r)102.6 103.3 1.9 -0.1 (r)0.2 (r)0.6 0.7

Laboratory testing and control instruments (Dec. 2016=100)

21600

0.329 93.3 93.3 93.3 94.3 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1

Other scientific, medical, and hospital equipment

21610

1.788 104.2 (r)104.4 (r)105.1 105.7 1.8 0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.7 0.6

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

22

2.368 (r)136.8 (r)136.5 (r)136.4 137.6 1.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 0.9

Parts for civilian aircraft (Dec. 2012=100)

22010

0.797 99.5 99.5 99.6 99.9 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.3

Engines for civilian aircraft

22020

1.065 (r)184.8 (r)184.4 (r)184.0 187.3 4.8 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 1.8

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.488 109.6 109.7 (r)109.7 110.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 (r)0.0 0.5

Passenger cars, new and used

300

7.146 108.1 108.1 108.1 109.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0

Parts, engines, bodies and chassis

302

6.527 (r)110.6 110.8 110.8 110.7 -0.4 (r)0.0 (r)0.2 0.0 -0.1

Engines and engine parts for automotive vehicles (Dec. 2004=100)

30200

1.252 105.4 106.0 105.8 105.1 -2.2 -0.4 0.6 -0.2 -0.7

Automotive Parts & Accessories (Incl. Engines & Parts), Excluding Canadian

  5.893 109.6 109.9 (r)109.9 109.9 -0.2 -0.1 0.3 (r)0.0 0.0

Automotive tires & tubes (Dec. 2004=100)

30220

0.538 (r)124.2 (r)123.9 (r)123.6 123.7 -0.3 (r)1.6 -0.2 -0.2 0.1

Non-engine parts & accessories (Dec. 2003=100)

30230

4.736 (r)110.7 (r)110.8 (r)111.0 111.0 0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.0

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

26.558 (r)106.8 (r)106.7 106.8 106.9 -0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.063 (r)123.7 (r)123.7 123.8 124.1 0.8 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 0.2

Apparel, footwear, and household goods

400

6.019 113.4 (r)113.5 (r)113.6 113.9 0.1 0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.3

Cotton apparel and household goods

40000

1.902 (r)107.7 (r)107.7 107.8 108.5 0.8 (r)-0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 0.6

Apparel and household goods for other textiles

40020

2.201 (r)111.7 (r)111.5 (r)111.7 111.6 -0.5 (r)0.1 -0.2 0.2 -0.1

Nontextile apparel and household goods

40030

0.413 (r)126.3 (r)126.6 127.0 127.2 -1.4 (r)0.2 0.2 (r)0.3 0.2

Footwear of leather, rubber, or other materials

40040

0.818 (r)117.3 (r)118.2 (r)118.2 118.4 0.2 (r)0.6 (r)0.8 (r)0.0 0.2

Sporting/camping apparel and footwear

40050

0.563 136.7 136.2 136.2 137.0 0.6 0.3 -0.4 0.0 0.6

Other consumer nondurables

401

7.044 (r)138.7 (r)138.6 (r)138.6 138.9 1.5 (r)-0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.2

Medicinal, dental and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

5.655 (r)145.0 (r)144.9 (r)144.9 145.3 1.8 (r)-0.1 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.3

Toiletries and cosmetics (Dec. 2017=100)

40120

0.554 104.8 104.9 105.0 105.7 4.0 -0.2 0.1 0.1 0.7

Other products (notions, writing supplies, tobacco products, etc)

40140

0.661 (r)110.4 (r)110.1 (r)110.0 109.6 -1.6 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.1 -0.4

Durables, manufactured

41

12.235 91.1 (r)91.0 91.0 90.9 -1.2 -0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.1

Household goods

410

8.047 95.7 (r)95.3 95.6 95.0 -1.9 -0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)0.3 -0.6

Furniture, household items

41000

1.656 129.3 128.8 128.6 128.5 -2.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.2 -0.1

Cookware, chinaware, cutlery for the house and garden

41020

0.457 118.2 117.6 (r)119.5 118.7 0.6 -0.3 -0.5 (r)1.6 -0.7

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

1.313 (r)105.9 (r)104.1 (r)105.1 104.6 -0.9 (r)-0.3 (r)-1.7 (r)1.0 -0.5

Other Household Goods, nes

41050

4.377 77.7 77.6 (r)77.8 77.1 -2.3 -0.3 -0.1 (r)0.3 -0.9

Recreational equipment and materials

411

2.149 106.6 107.1 107.1 107.2 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.1

Motorcycles & parts (Dec. 2001=100)

41100

0.147 (r)122.5 (r)122.5 (r)122.5 122.7 0.4 (r)1.9 0.0 0.0 0.2

Toys, shooting & sporting goods

41120

1.595 105.7 106.4 106.4 106.5 -0.2 -0.2 0.7 0.0 0.1

Photo & optical equipment (Dec. 2011=100)

41130

0.171 91.4 91.4 91.4 91.4 -1.4 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

Musical instruments and parts (Dec. 2010=100)

41140

0.078 106.4 106.7 106.7 106.3 0.9 0.0 0.3 0.0 -0.4

Home entertainment equipment

412

1.280 47.4 47.3 47.1 47.6 -1.9 -0.2 -0.2 -0.4 1.1

Television and video receivers

41200

0.994 40.2 40.0 (r)39.9 40.3 -2.4 -0.2 -0.5 (r)-0.3 1.0

Radios, phonographs, and tape decks (Dec. 2012=100)

41210

0.255 98.4 98.4 98.4 99.8 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 1.4

Coins, gems, jewelry, and collectibles

413

0.760 (r)220.5 (r)221.2 (r)219.0 224.7 4.3 (r)-0.7 (r)0.3 -1.0 2.6

Jewelry (watches, rings, etc)

41310

0.608 (r)228.5 (r)229.7 (r)227.2 237.1 5.8 (r)-0.6 (r)0.5 -1.1 4.4

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.259 116.5 116.5 116.5 116.6 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Nonmanufactured consumer durables

421

1.163 111.5 111.5 111.5 111.6 -1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Gem diamonds-uncut or unset (Dec. 2007=100)

42100

1.000 104.0 104.0 104.0 104.1 -1.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Advanced Technology

Biotechnology (Dec. 2019=100)

  1.583 - - 100.0 105.5 - - - - 5.5

Life Science (Dec. 2019=100)

  2.103 - - 100.0 97.6 - - - - -2.4

Opto-Electronics (Dec. 2019=100)

  0.875 - - 100.0 101.7 - - - - 1.7

Information & Communications (Dec. 2019=100)

  10.851 - - 100.0 99.6 - - - - -0.4

Electronics (Dec. 2019=100)

  1.834 - - 100.0 100.5 - - - - 0.5

Aerospace (Dec. 2019=100)

  2.107 - - 100.0 101.0 - - - - 1.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2018 trade values.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: February 14, 2020