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: December 2014 to December 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
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

All commodities

  100.000 120.8 119.4 -8.2 -1.1 -0.4 -0.5 -1.2

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

  84.750 98.6 98.3 -3.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3

All imports excluding petroleum

  91.547 111.2 110.8 -3.7 -0.2 -0.4 -0.3 -0.4

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  90.803 115.3 114.9 -3.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.053 172.8 172.7 -5.2 -0.7 -1.0 -0.1 -0.1

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.702 190.9 190.5 -5.5 -0.7 -1.4 0.1 -0.2

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.351 131.7 132.4 -4.0 -0.6 0.4 -0.7 0.5

Industrial supplies & materials

1

22.414 155.9 148.8 -25.4 -4.2 -0.7 -1.9 -4.6

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  13.961 140.4 138.5 -12.5 -0.8 -1.0 -0.9 -1.4

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

  13.217 159.2 157.3 -11.1 -1.0 -0.9 -0.8 -1.2

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  7.747 146.0 143.5 -12.6 -0.8 -0.5 -1.0 -1.7

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.469 133.3 132.0 -12.3 -0.7 -1.8 -0.7 -1.0

Fuels & lubricants

10

9.198 151.3 136.9 -40.5 -8.4 -0.4 -3.5 -9.5

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

8.454 162.2 146.0 -41.3 -9.4 -0.2 -3.6 -10.0

Crude

10000

5.972 160.8 142.0 -42.9 -9.8 1.6 -5.5 -11.7

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

101

0.553 94.3 89.8 -35.2 4.7 -2.6 -3.4 -4.8

Gas-natural

10110

0.390 77.4 72.1 -43.3 6.6 -3.6 -4.7 -6.8

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.608 109.5 108.5 -3.8 0.0 -0.6 0.3 -0.9

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.932 152.8 152.0 -9.5 -1.4 -1.8 -0.5 -0.5

Selected building materials

13

1.224 134.6 134.1 -4.6 -1.7 -0.2 1.3 -0.4

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.035 183.7 177.6 -22.4 -0.9 -0.6 -2.6 -3.3

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.697 147.0 145.2 -7.5 -0.7 -0.7 -0.6 -1.2

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.721 108.7 108.5 -2.7 0.0 -0.1 -0.3 -0.2

Capital goods

2

28.223 90.1 89.8 -2.5 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.3

Electric generating equipment

20

3.436 116.9 116.6 -2.9 0.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.3

Nonelectrical machinery

21

22.270 82.6 82.3 -2.7 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.4

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

22

2.516 137.0 136.9 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.783 110.6 110.5 -1.9 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.527 107.1 107.0 -0.8 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.155 119.1 119.0 -0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Durables, manufactured

41

12.855 95.3 95.0 -1.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.3

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.517 117.1 118.5 -0.5 -0.6 0.2 0.2 1.2

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

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

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