Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: July 2014 to July 2015
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
June
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Apr.
2015
May
2015
June
2015
July
2015
Annual Monthly
July
2014
to
July
2015
Mar.
2015
to
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2015
to
May
2015
May
2015
to
June
2015
June
2015
to
July
2015

All commodities

  100.000 125.1 126.6 (r)126.6 125.5 -10.4 -0.2 1.2 (r)0.0 -0.9

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

  81.967 100.1 100.1 100.0 99.7 -2.6 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.3

All imports excluding petroleum

  88.577 113.0 113.0 112.8 112.5 -2.8 -0.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.3

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  87.833 117.1 117.1 116.9 116.6 -2.6 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.3

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

  80.629 125.5 125.5 125.4 125.0 -2.9 -0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.3

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

  79.885 (r)123.7 123.8 123.6 123.3 -2.5 (r)-0.4 (r)0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

5.866 176.4 (r)176.7 (r)175.5 175.5 -1.7 -0.9 0.2 (r)-0.7 0.0

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.583 (r)194.4 (r)196.1 (r)195.0 195.1 -0.6 -0.8 0.9 (r)-0.6 0.1

Green coffee, cocoa beans, sugar

000

0.377 230.0 229.4 (r)228.9 220.9 -10.1 -0.6 -0.3 (r)-0.2 -3.5

Green coffee (Dec. 2007=100)

00000

0.227 139.7 136.8 (r)136.4 126.6 -15.7 -0.8 -2.1 (r)-0.3 -7.2

Other agricultural foods

001

3.932 191.2 193.4 (r)191.9 192.9 2.2 -0.6 1.2 (r)-0.8 0.5

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products

00100

0.514 (r)270.6 (r)270.4 (r)264.7 264.5 -5.7 (r)0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-2.1 -0.1

Dairy products & eggs (Dec. 2010=100)

00110

0.085 101.3 101.1 101.4 101.4 -8.7 -1.8 -0.2 0.3 0.0

Fruit and fruit preparations including frozen juices

00120

0.554 116.4 113.6 (r)110.3 112.1 -4.8 -0.9 -2.4 (r)-2.9 1.6

Vegetables and vegetable preparations

00130

0.662 338.8 (r)367.8 (r)361.4 365.4 22.9 -1.6 8.6 -1.7 1.1

Food oils & oilseeds (Dec. 2007=100)

00150

0.283 82.0 (r)83.4 (r)83.5 82.6 -10.3 -4.1 (r)1.7 (r)0.1 -1.1

Bakery & confectionery products

00160

0.473 181.5 181.8 181.8 182.9 2.2 -0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6

Wine, beer, & related products

00190

0.487 126.4 126.4 (r)126.7 127.3 0.3 -0.3 0.0 0.2 0.5

Feedstuff and foodgrains (Dec. 2013=100)

002

0.274 80.4 79.1 80.4 79.1 -21.4 -3.6 -1.6 1.6 -1.6

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.283 135.4 132.6 (r)131.0 130.8 -5.6 -1.3 -2.1 (r)-1.2 -0.2

Fish & shellfish

01000

0.881 (r)138.3 134.3 (r)131.9 131.1 -8.2 -1.6 (r)-2.9 (r)-1.8 -0.6

Distilled alcoholic beverages

01010

0.361 126.2 126.3 126.7 127.8 1.8 -0.6 0.1 0.3 0.9

Industrial supplies & materials

1

25.501 176.4 (r)184.9 (r)186.0 180.2 -28.7 0.3 4.8 (r)0.6 -3.1

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.079 149.0 148.8 (r)148.4 147.1 -9.3 -1.2 -0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.9

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

  13.335 169.1 (r)169.0 (r)168.4 167.1 -7.7 -0.8 -0.1 (r)-0.4 -0.8

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  7.857 156.7 156.1 (r)155.2 152.9 -10.1 -1.1 -0.4 (r)-0.6 -1.5

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.478 139.4 (r)139.7 (r)139.9 139.7 -8.2 -1.3 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 -0.1

Fuels & lubricants

10

12.166 (r)186.3 206.4 (r)209.7 197.8 -42.7 (r)1.8 10.8 (r)1.6 -5.7

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

11.423 (r)202.4 (r)226.0 (r)229.7 216.2 -43.4 2.4 11.7 (r)1.6 -5.9

Crude

10000

8.375 (r)202.8 (r)229.9 (r)236.4 218.2 -45.2 5.0 13.4 (r)2.8 -7.7

Fuel oil

10010

1.291 195.5 215.9 211.5 205.8 -42.2 -13.1 10.4 -2.0 -2.7

Other petroleum products

10020

1.650 207.7 220.3 (r)219.4 220.9 -32.0 6.6 6.1 (r)-0.4 0.7

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

101

0.544 96.5 95.8 (r)97.2 95.8 -35.4 -8.8 -0.7 (r)1.5 -1.4

Gas-natural

10110

0.388 79.4 78.7 (r)80.6 79.0 -42.8 -12.0 -0.9 (r)2.4 -2.0

Gaseous natural gas (Dec. 2001=100)

  0.331 (r)97.7 96.8 (r)98.5 98.3 -43.2 (r)-12.3 (r)-0.9 (r)1.8 -0.2

Nuclear fuel materials (Dec. 2011=100)

103

0.200 75.9 75.2 75.2 70.1 6.2 0.9 -0.9 0.0 -6.8

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.584 111.1 111.0 110.3 109.9 -3.2 -0.4 -0.1 -0.6 -0.4

Woodpulp (Dec. 2009=100)

110

0.173 112.1 112.2 111.9 111.7 -5.6 -1.3 0.1 -0.3 -0.2

Newsprint & other paper products

111

0.411 104.0 103.8 103.0 102.5 -2.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.8 -0.5

Coated and uncoated paper/paperboard

11110

0.354 113.0 113.2 (r)112.4 112.7 -0.1 0.1 0.2 (r)-0.7 0.3

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.962 (r)160.4 (r)160.9 (r)161.2 161.7 -4.2 (r)-0.5 0.3 (r)0.2 0.3

Agricultural products used for industrial supplies and materials

120

0.561 185.6 189.0 (r)189.3 185.5 -13.2 0.8 1.8 (r)0.2 -2.0

Other agricultural products (tobacco, waxes, nonfood oils)

12070

0.386 182.7 188.0 (r)188.5 185.9 -13.4 -1.2 2.9 (r)0.3 -1.4

Textile supplies & related materials

121

0.699 137.1 137.4 137.5 137.0 -1.0 -0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.4

Synthetic cloth, fabric, and thread

12135

0.294 128.5 129.3 (r)129.3 128.8 -2.0 -0.6 0.6 (r)0.0 -0.4

Finished textile industrial supplies (Dec. 2011=100)

12150

0.222 105.4 105.2 105.4 105.4 -0.5 -0.3 -0.2 0.2 0.0

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

3.634 164.3 (r)164.6 (r)164.8 166.2 -3.3 -0.7 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 0.8

Plastic materials

12500

0.768 184.4 (r)183.3 (r)185.1 183.7 -5.8 -2.0 (r)-0.6 (r)1.0 -0.8

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

12510

0.717 (r)168.6 169.6 (r)166.6 166.4 -0.5 -0.8 (r)0.6 (r)-1.8 -0.1

Industrial organic chemicals (Dec. 2012=100)

12540

1.201 90.3 (r)90.7 (r)91.1 94.2 -4.6 -0.6 (r)0.4 (r)0.4 3.4

Other chemicals (coloring agents)

12550

0.584 (r)118.0 (r)117.4 (r)117.8 117.5 -0.8 (r)0.2 (r)-0.5 0.3 -0.3

Selected building materials

13

1.186 (r)137.2 135.5 136.6 137.7 -3.2 (r)-0.8 -1.2 0.8 0.8

Lumber and other unfinished building materials

130

0.558 (r)144.4 141.0 (r)143.9 145.9 -5.0 (r)-1.7 (r)-2.4 (r)2.1 1.4

Lumber & wood in the rough

13000

0.221 141.5 133.1 139.0 144.4 -12.1 -3.6 -5.9 4.4 3.9

Stone, sand, cement and lime (Dec. 2001=100)

13020

0.237 (r)140.8 141.1 (r)142.6 142.6 1.8 (r)-0.4 (r)0.2 (r)1.1 0.0

Building materials, finished

131

0.628 130.3 130.1 (r)129.8 130.0 -1.5 -0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.2 0.2

Other finished building materials

13110

0.414 126.9 126.7 (r)126.3 126.5 -2.8 -0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.3 0.2

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

13120

0.147 118.7 118.3 118.2 118.3 2.2 0.0 -0.3 -0.1 0.1

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.265 210.8 (r)210.1 207.2 200.1 -18.3 -1.9 (r)-0.3 (r)-1.4 -3.4

Steelmaking & ferroalloying matls

140

0.283 198.7 199.9 206.1 200.9 -24.3 -2.7 0.6 3.1 -2.5

Iron & steel mill products

141

0.731 173.5 (r)167.5 (r)164.6 160.9 -21.7 -6.0 (r)-3.5 -1.7 -2.2

Major nonferrous metals-crude

142

2.251 222.7 224.1 (r)220.0 211.5 -16.3 -0.3 0.6 (r)-1.8 -3.9

Bauxite, alumina, aluminum, and products thereof

14200

0.473 138.9 139.6 132.3 129.0 -14.3 -1.6 0.5 -5.2 -2.5

Copper (Dec. 2006=100)

14220

0.268 109.2 111.6 (r)115.1 107.0 -14.5 1.9 2.2 (r)3.1 -7.0

Nickel (Dec. 2007=100)

14240

0.094 42.6 45.5 42.7 40.0 -33.6 -6.6 6.8 -6.2 -6.3

Tin (Dec. 2010=100)

14250

0.030 65.8 63.2 60.9 56.3 -36.8 -6.7 -4.0 -3.6 -7.6

Zinc (Dec. 2008=100)

14260

0.082 182.9 201.5 181.2 170.9 -8.9 6.5 10.2 -10.1 -5.7

Nonmonetary gold

14270

0.658 440.6 435.7 433.7 426.0 -11.7 0.3 -1.1 -0.5 -1.8

Other precious metals

14280

0.469 152.4 150.8 149.5 139.3 -24.0 -0.5 -1.0 -0.9 -6.8

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.681 153.8 153.3 (r)152.6 151.5 -4.5 -0.2 -0.3 (r)-0.5 -0.7

Iron & steel products, except advanced manufacturing

150

0.439 (r)153.2 (r)153.8 (r)150.2 149.4 -4.1 -0.6 0.4 -2.3 -0.5

Iron & steel advanced manufacturing

151

0.439 142.8 (r)141.9 141.8 141.9 -4.4 -0.3 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.1 0.1

Finished metals shapes and advanced manufacturing

152

0.803 165.4 164.5 (r)165.2 163.1 -4.7 0.1 -0.5 (r)0.4 -1.3

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.657 109.8 110.0 (r)109.7 109.7 -2.1 -0.4 0.2 (r)-0.3 0.0

Unfinished, nonmetals asso. with durable goods output (Dec. 2011=100)

160

0.186 76.1 76.7 76.6 78.0 -3.6 0.9 0.8 -0.1 1.8

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

161

1.471 106.3 106.5 (r)106.2 105.8 -1.9 -0.6 0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.4

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

16120

1.426 122.5 122.8 (r)122.4 122.0 -2.4 -0.6 0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Capital goods

2

27.185 91.1 91.0 (r)90.9 90.7 -2.1 -0.3 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Capital goods, excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  19.237 115.0 115.0 (r)115.0 114.7 -1.7 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.0 -0.3

Electric generating equipment

20

3.314 118.3 118.2 118.2 117.9 -2.2 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.3

Generators, transformers & access

20000

1.069 128.3 128.4 (r)128.3 128.1 -0.9 -0.4 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Electric apparatus & parts, n.e.s.

20005

2.245 114.3 114.0 114.1 113.7 -2.7 -0.9 -0.3 0.1 -0.4

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.470 83.7 83.5 (r)83.4 83.2 -2.3 -0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Non-electrical machinery excluding comp., peripherals & semiconductors

  13.523 111.0 111.1 (r)111.1 110.7 -2.0 -0.3 0.1 (r)0.0 -0.4

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery and equipment

210

1.018 (r)136.4 (r)136.1 (r)135.1 131.3 -6.6 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.7 -2.8

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.516 137.8 138.5 138.1 134.1 -2.4 0.0 0.5 -0.3 -2.9

Industrial and service machinery

211

7.254 127.2 (r)127.3 (r)127.4 127.1 -2.2 -0.4 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 -0.2

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

1.103 129.2 129.4 (r)129.8 129.4 -2.8 -0.1 0.2 (r)0.3 -0.3

Metal working machine tools and rolling mills

21120

0.553 139.6 139.5 (r)139.7 139.6 -3.3 -1.0 -0.1 (r)0.1 -0.1

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

0.934 (r)104.8 104.7 (r)104.9 104.3 -1.5 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)0.2 -0.6

Materials handling equipment

21170

0.689 139.1 139.1 (r)139.0 139.0 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

Other industrial machines

21180

2.345 124.7 124.7 (r)125.1 124.8 -1.7 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.3 -0.2

Photo & other service industry machinery

21190

0.824 116.8 116.5 (r)116.3 115.9 -1.2 0.0 -0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Computers, peripherals and semiconductors

213

7.947 52.8 52.5 52.4 52.2 -2.8 -0.4 -0.6 -0.2 -0.4

Computers

21300

3.240 41.1 40.6 40.6 40.5 -1.9 0.2 -1.2 0.0 -0.2

Computer accessories, peripherals, and parts

21301

2.668 47.3 47.2 (r)46.9 46.8 -4.7 -1.3 -0.2 (r)-0.6 -0.2

Semiconductors

21320

2.039 63.9 (r)63.9 (r)63.7 63.4 -1.7 0.0 (r)0.0 -0.3 -0.5

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

  5.908 47.3 47.0 46.9 46.8 -3.1 -0.4 -0.6 -0.2 -0.2

Telecommunications equipment

214

2.610 75.1 75.1 75.1 75.0 -2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Business machinery and equipment, except computers

215

0.236 (r)101.7 (r)101.4 (r)101.2 101.1 -0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Scientific and medical machinery

216

1.925 (r)103.4 (r)103.4 (r)103.5 103.4 0.3 (r)-0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 -0.1

Other scientific, medical, and hospital equipment

21610

1.657 104.8 (r)104.9 (r)104.9 104.9 0.6 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.0 0.0

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

22

2.400 136.8 136.9 (r)137.0 137.0 0.6 0.0 0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

Parts for civilian aircraft (Dec. 2012=100)

22010

0.761 (r)99.7 (r)99.9 (r)99.9 100.0 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1

Engines for civilian aircraft

22020

0.901 170.5 170.5 170.6 170.7 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.113 111.2 111.2 111.1 111.1 -1.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Passenger cars, new and used

300

7.545 110.1 110.1 110.3 110.4 -0.6 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.1

Vehicles designed to transport goods (Dec. 2013=100)

301

1.281 98.6 98.6 98.6 99.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5

Parts, engines, bodies and chassis

302

6.287 (r)113.4 113.3 112.9 112.7 -2.8 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.4 -0.2

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

30200

1.281 107.7 107.5 (r)107.5 107.5 -1.8 0.0 -0.2 (r)0.0 0.0

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

  6.287 112.5 112.5 (r)112.0 111.8 -3.4 -0.6 0.0 (r)-0.4 -0.2

Automotive tires & tubes (Dec. 2004=100)

30220

0.522 127.3 127.4 127.1 126.3 -3.6 -0.6 0.1 -0.2 -0.6

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

30230

4.484 113.6 113.6 113.0 112.9 -2.9 -0.4 0.0 -0.5 -0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

26.334 107.4 107.4 107.4 107.1 -1.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.3

Nondurables, manufactured

40

12.557 119.1 119.1 119.1 118.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.3

Apparel, footwear, and household goods

400

6.724 113.6 113.6 (r)113.6 113.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 (r)0.0 -0.2

Cotton apparel and household goods

40000

2.462 108.2 108.2 108.3 107.9 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.4

Apparel and household goods for other textiles

40020

2.155 112.2 112.2 (r)111.9 111.9 0.8 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.3 0.0

Nontextile apparel and household goods

40030

0.454 123.5 123.9 124.2 124.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.0

Footwear of leather, rubber, or other materials

40040

1.002 118.1 118.2 118.1 118.2 0.6 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.1

Sporting/camping apparel and footwear

40050

0.486 (r)135.2 (r)135.2 (r)135.3 135.5 0.9 (r)0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 0.1

Other consumer nondurables

401

5.833 128.2 128.2 128.3 127.8 -0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 -0.4

Medicinal, dental and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

4.477 131.9 (r)131.8 (r)131.8 131.3 0.1 0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.4

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

40140

0.692 111.1 111.1 (r)111.5 111.2 -1.8 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.4 -0.3

Durables, manufactured

41

12.313 (r)95.7 (r)95.7 (r)95.7 95.5 -2.2 (r)-0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.2

Household goods

410

7.560 (r)101.0 101.2 (r)101.1 100.8 -2.1 (r)-0.4 (r)0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.3

Furniture, household items

41000

1.397 129.6 129.7 130.0 129.7 -0.7 -0.2 0.1 0.2 -0.2

Glassware and ceramics (Dec. 2007=100)

41010

0.115 108.4 108.7 108.8 108.1 -0.7 -0.1 0.3 0.1 -0.6

Cookware, chinaware, cutlery for the house and garden

41020

0.425 119.9 120.0 120.2 120.2 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

1.140 110.3 110.9 110.1 108.8 -1.3 -1.3 0.5 -0.7 -1.2

Other Household Goods, nes

41050

4.380 84.4 (r)84.4 84.5 84.3 -3.0 -0.4 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 -0.2

Recreational equipment and materials

411

2.212 108.2 108.1 (r)108.0 108.0 -1.3 -0.2 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Motorcycles & parts (Dec. 2001=100)

41100

0.149 118.6 118.6 118.9 118.6 -2.3 -0.1 0.0 0.3 -0.3

Toys, shooting & sporting goods

41120

1.678 108.5 108.4 (r)108.5 108.5 -0.8 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

Photo & optical equipment (Dec. 2011=100)

41130

0.188 (r)95.9 (r)95.9 (r)93.8 93.8 -3.9 (r)-0.1 0.0 (r)-2.2 0.0

Musical instruments and parts (Dec. 2010=100)

41140

0.080 99.0 99.0 99.2 98.9 -0.7 -0.4 0.0 0.2 -0.3

Home entertainment equipment

412

1.705 53.4 53.3 53.3 53.2 -3.1 0.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.2

Television and video receivers

41200

1.319 46.3 46.1 46.1 46.1 -4.2 0.0 -0.4 0.0 0.0

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

41210

0.347 99.8 99.8 99.7 100.9 2.1 1.0 0.0 -0.1 1.2

Records, tapes & disks (Dec. 2009=100)

41220

0.040 56.6 56.6 56.6 50.8 -10.7 -1.0 0.0 0.0 -10.2

Coins, gems, jewelry, and collectibles

413

0.837 (r)209.9 (r)209.8 (r)210.0 208.9 -3.8 (r)-1.7 (r)0.0 (r)0.1 -0.5

Jewelry (watches, rings, etc)

41310

0.630 (r)217.8 (r)218.2 (r)217.6 217.3 -3.2 (r)-2.1 (r)0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.464 118.0 118.3 118.5 117.6 -3.1 -0.1 0.3 0.2 -0.8

Unmanufactured consumer durables

421

1.362 116.6 116.6 116.6 116.1 -3.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.4

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

42100

1.181 108.6 108.6 108.6 108.1 -3.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.5

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: August 13, 2015