May 12, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Import and export prices increase from April 2010 to April 2011

12-month percent change in the Import and Export Price Indexes, July 2008-April 2011
Month All imports All exports

Jul 2008

21.4 10.2

Aug 2008

18.1 8.3

Sep 2008

13.1 7.0

Oct 2008

4.9 4.0

Nov 2008

-5.9 -0.3

Dec 2008

-10.1 -2.9

Jan 2009

-12.5 -3.4

Feb 2009

-12.7 -4.5

Mar 2009

-14.9 -6.7

Apr 2009

-16.4 -6.7

May 2009

-17.3 -6.6

Jun 2009

-17.5 -6.6

Jul 2009

-19.1 -8.3

Aug 2009

-15.3 -6.2

Sep 2009

-12.0 -5.6

Oct 2009

-5.6 -3.6

Nov 2009

3.4 0.4

Dec 2009

8.6 3.4

Jan 2010

11.4 3.5

Feb 2010

11.3 3.4

Mar 2010

11.2 4.9

Apr 2010

11.2 5.5

May 2010

8.5 5.6

Jun 2010

4.3 3.7

Jul 2010

4.9 3.9

Aug 2010

3.8 4.1

Sep 2010

3.6 4.9

Oct 2010

3.9 5.8

Nov 2010

4.1 6.5

Dec 2010

5.3 6.5

Jan 2011

5.6 7.0

Feb 2011

7.6 8.8

Mar 2011

9.9 9.6

Apr 2011

11.1 9.6

These data are featured in the TED article, Import and export prices increase from April 2010 to April 2011.