Table 7 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Locality of Origin

Table 7. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes by locality of origin: March 2015 to March 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2015
to
Mar.
2016
Nov.
2015
to
Dec.
2015
Dec.
2015
to
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2016
to
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016
to
Mar.
2016

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 113.8 114.1 -5.5 -1.0 -1.3 -0.2 0.3

Nonmanufactured articles

5.761 90.7 93.9 -30.1 -9.2 -11.1 -4.6 3.5

Manufactured articles

93.862 115.2 115.2 -3.4 -0.4 -0.6 0.1 0.0

Other Countries(3)

100.000 115.0 115.1 -6.8 -1.2 -1.4 -0.7 0.1

Nonmanufactured articles

6.767 131.8 137.2 -30.7 -8.4 -9.8 -6.6 4.1

Manufactured articles

93.006 102.3 102.2 -4.0 -0.4 -0.7 -0.3 -0.1

Canada

100.000 108.9 109.4 -12.5 -2.9 -3.6 -1.2 0.5

Nonmanufactured articles

17.234 85.2 88.2 -31.4 -9.8 -11.7 -4.9 3.5

Manufactured articles

82.078 119.6 119.3 -7.1 -1.1 -1.6 -0.4 -0.3

European Union(4)

100.000 131.4 131.3 -2.2 -0.4 0.0 -0.5 -0.1

Manufactured articles

99.548 128.1 128.0 -2.1 -0.3 0.0 -0.5 -0.1

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 122.3 122.5 0.1 -0.2 0.9 0.1 0.2

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 113.7 113.7 -2.8 -0.3 -2.7 0.4 0.0

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 121.4 118.3 -3.0 -0.7 1.9 -0.3 -2.6

Latin America(5)

100.000 133.3 133.9 -9.7 -1.6 -1.9 -1.4 0.5

Nonmanufactured articles

13.331 151.5 155.2 -29.8 -8.2 -7.7 -6.3 2.4

Manufactured articles

86.235 118.7 118.8 -5.3 -0.3 -0.8 -0.5 0.1

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 123.8 123.9 -5.5 -0.8 -0.6 -1.0 0.1

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

6.720 83.5 84.9 -31.3 -6.8 -2.9 -11.1 1.7

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

92.847 88.9 88.8 -2.7 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1

Pacific Rim (Dec. 2003=100)(6)

100.000 98.9 98.7 -2.4 -0.2 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 101.6 101.4 -1.8 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Japan

100.000 95.2 95.3 -1.8 -0.2 -0.1 0.2 0.1

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 85.1 84.7 -2.5 -0.4 -0.6 0.6 -0.5

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 96.3 96.3 -3.7 -0.4 -0.7 -0.7 0.0

Asia Near East (Dec. 2003=100)(9)

100.000 119.6 122.4 -25.2 -5.3 -8.4 -4.2 2.3

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.
(2) Western Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
(3) Eastern Europe, Latin America, OPEC countries, and other countries in Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere.
(4) European Union countries.
(5) Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.
(6) China, Japan, Australia, Brunei, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines and the Asian Newly Industrialized Countries.
(7) Asian Newly Industrialized Countries - Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan.
(8) Association of Southeast Asian Nations - Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
(9) Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

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

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