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

All commodities

  100.000 (r)125.3 (r)125.1 126.6 126.5 -10.0 -0.2 -0.2 (r)1.2 -0.1

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

  82.106 100.4 100.1 100.1 100.0 -2.3 -0.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.1

All imports excluding petroleum

  88.754 113.5 113.0 113.0 112.8 -2.6 -0.4 -0.4 0.0 -0.2

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  88.018 117.5 117.1 117.1 116.9 -2.3 -0.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.2

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

  80.777 126.0 125.5 125.5 125.4 -2.6 -0.5 -0.4 0.0 -0.1

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

  80.041 124.2 (r)123.8 123.8 123.6 -2.2 -0.4 (r)-0.3 (r)0.0 -0.2

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

5.912 178.0 (r)176.4 (r)176.8 175.8 -0.5 -0.7 (r)-0.9 (r)0.2 -0.6

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.613 196.0 (r)194.5 (r)196.2 195.4 0.9 -0.7 -0.8 (r)0.9 -0.4

Green coffee, cocoa beans, sugar

000

0.378 231.4 230.0 (r)229.4 228.8 -4.6 -6.0 -0.6 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Green coffee (Dec. 2007=100)

00000

0.228 140.8 139.7 136.8 136.3 -3.6 -7.3 -0.8 -2.1 -0.4

Other agricultural foods

001

3.966 192.4 (r)191.2 (r)193.4 192.4 3.3 0.2 (r)-0.6 (r)1.2 -0.5

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products

00100

0.526 (r)269.8 (r)270.8 (r)270.7 268.7 1.1 (r)-3.6 (r)0.4 (r)0.0 -0.7

Dairy products & eggs (Dec. 2010=100)

00110

0.084 103.2 101.3 101.1 101.4 -8.7 -0.9 -1.8 -0.2 0.3

Fruit and fruit preparations including frozen juices

00120

0.571 (r)117.5 116.4 (r)113.6 110.4 -8.2 (r)-1.9 (r)-0.9 (r)-2.4 -2.8

Vegetables and vegetable preparations

00130

0.675 (r)344.3 338.8 (r)368.0 361.6 24.3 5.4 -1.6 (r)8.6 -1.7

Food oils & oilseeds (Dec. 2007=100)

00150

0.283 85.5 (r)82.0 (r)83.3 83.6 -8.7 0.1 (r)-4.1 (r)1.6 0.4

Bakery & confectionery products

00160

0.473 182.0 181.5 181.8 181.8 2.2 -0.5 -0.3 0.2 0.0

Wine, beer, & related products

00190

0.486 (r)126.8 (r)126.4 (r)126.4 126.6 3.3 (r)0.7 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.2

Feedstuff and foodgrains (Dec. 2013=100)

002

0.269 83.4 80.4 (r)79.1 80.4 -20.0 -4.9 -3.6 (r)-1.6 1.6

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.299 137.2 (r)135.4 (r)132.6 131.1 -5.0 -0.6 (r)-1.3 (r)-2.1 -1.1

Fish & shellfish

01000

0.897 140.6 138.4 (r)134.3 132.0 -7.2 -1.1 -1.6 (r)-3.0 -1.7

Distilled alcoholic beverages

01010

0.360 (r)126.9 126.2 126.3 126.7 1.4 (r)0.5 -0.6 0.1 0.3

Industrial supplies & materials

1

25.365 (r)175.9 (r)176.4 (r)184.8 185.0 -27.4 (r)-0.1 (r)0.3 (r)4.8 0.1

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.119 150.8 (r)149.0 (r)148.8 148.1 -8.4 -1.6 (r)-1.2 -0.1 -0.5

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

  13.383 170.5 169.1 (r)168.9 168.1 -6.7 -1.4 -0.8 -0.1 -0.5

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  7.909 158.4 (r)156.7 156.1 155.3 -7.7 -1.7 -1.1 (r)-0.4 -0.5

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.475 141.3 (r)139.4 (r)139.6 139.0 -9.3 -1.6 (r)-1.3 (r)0.1 -0.4

Fuels & lubricants

10

11.980 (r)183.0 (r)186.2 (r)206.4 207.9 -40.7 (r)1.5 (r)1.7 (r)10.8 0.7

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

11.244 (r)197.6 (r)202.3 (r)225.9 227.7 -41.3 (r)2.2 (r)2.4 (r)11.7 0.8

Crude

10000

8.145 (r)193.1 (r)202.7 (r)229.8 233.9 -42.1 (r)0.7 (r)5.0 (r)13.4 1.8

Fuel oil

10010

1.318 224.9 195.5 215.9 211.5 -43.6 9.1 -13.1 10.4 -2.0

Other petroleum products

10020

1.657 194.9 (r)207.7 (r)220.3 218.3 -32.5 3.1 6.6 (r)6.1 -0.9

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

101

0.536 105.8 (r)96.5 (r)95.8 95.7 -35.4 -8.2 (r)-8.8 (r)-0.7 -0.1

Gas-natural

10110

0.378 90.2 (r)79.4 (r)78.7 78.9 -42.7 -10.7 (r)-12.0 (r)-0.9 0.3

Gaseous natural gas (Dec. 2001=100)

  0.325 111.4 (r)97.8 (r)96.8 96.0 -46.2 -10.1 (r)-12.2 (r)-1.0 -0.8

Nuclear fuel materials (Dec. 2011=100)

103

0.200 75.2 75.9 75.2 75.2 2.0 0.8 0.9 -0.9 0.0

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.588 (r)111.6 (r)111.1 (r)111.0 110.3 -2.9 (r)-0.3 -0.4 -0.1 -0.6

Woodpulp (Dec. 2009=100)

110

0.173 113.6 112.1 112.2 111.9 -6.0 -0.4 -1.3 0.1 -0.3

Newsprint & other paper products

111

0.415 104.2 (r)104.0 (r)103.8 103.0 -1.6 -0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.8

Coated and uncoated paper/paperboard

11110

0.357 112.9 (r)113.0 (r)113.2 112.3 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.1 0.2 -0.8

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.954 161.2 (r)160.3 (r)160.8 160.2 -5.7 -1.0 (r)-0.6 (r)0.3 -0.4

Agricultural products used for industrial supplies and materials

120

0.561 184.1 (r)185.6 (r)189.0 189.2 -10.7 -2.3 (r)0.8 1.8 0.1

Other agricultural products (tobacco, waxes, nonfood oils)

12070

0.381 184.9 182.7 188.0 188.4 -10.6 -2.8 -1.2 2.9 0.2

Textile supplies & related materials

121

0.699 137.9 (r)137.1 (r)137.4 137.5 -0.7 -0.1 (r)-0.6 (r)0.2 0.1

Synthetic cloth, fabric, and thread

12135

0.294 129.3 128.5 (r)129.3 129.2 -1.7 -0.6 -0.6 (r)0.6 -0.1

Finished textile industrial supplies (Dec. 2011=100)

12150

0.222 105.7 (r)105.4 (r)105.2 105.4 -0.5 0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.2 0.2

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

3.627 165.4 (r)164.3 (r)164.4 163.5 -5.5 -1.0 (r)-0.7 0.1 -0.5

Plastic materials

12500

0.761 188.2 184.4 (r)183.4 182.2 -7.2 -0.4 -2.0 (r)-0.5 -0.7

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

12510

0.731 169.9 168.5 (r)169.6 166.4 -2.5 -1.3 -0.8 (r)0.7 -1.9

Industrial organic chemicals (Dec. 2012=100)

12540

1.190 90.8 (r)90.3 (r)90.3 90.1 -9.4 -1.5 (r)-0.6 0.0 -0.2

Other chemicals (coloring agents)

12550

0.588 117.8 118.2 118.5 118.9 0.8 -0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Selected building materials

13

1.176 138.3 137.1 (r)135.5 136.6 -3.5 -1.1 -0.9 (r)-1.2 0.8

Lumber and other unfinished building materials

130

0.546 146.9 144.3 141.0 144.2 -5.2 -1.9 -1.8 -2.3 2.3

Lumber & wood in the rough

13000

0.211 146.8 141.5 133.1 139.0 -12.8 -4.6 -3.6 -5.9 4.4

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

13020

0.235 141.4 140.7 141.1 143.3 1.6 0.1 -0.5 0.3 1.6

Building materials, finished

131

0.630 130.4 130.3 (r)130.1 129.6 -1.8 -0.4 -0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.4

Other finished building materials

13110

0.416 127.1 126.9 (r)126.7 126.0 -3.3 -0.6 -0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.6

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

13120

0.148 118.7 118.7 (r)118.3 118.2 2.1 0.2 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.312 214.8 210.8 (r)210.0 207.2 -13.5 -3.1 -1.9 (r)-0.4 -1.3

Steelmaking & ferroalloying matls

140

0.275 204.2 (r)198.7 (r)199.9 206.1 -21.2 -4.7 (r)-2.7 (r)0.6 3.1

Iron & steel mill products

141

0.743 (r)184.5 173.5 167.3 164.4 -19.9 -2.6 -6.0 -3.6 -1.7

Major nonferrous metals-crude

142

2.294 223.4 222.7 224.1 220.2 -10.2 -3.0 -0.3 0.6 -1.7

Bauxite, alumina, aluminum, and products thereof

14200

0.499 141.1 138.9 139.6 132.3 -10.7 -3.6 -1.6 0.5 -5.2

Copper (Dec. 2006=100)

14220

0.260 107.2 109.2 111.6 116.0 -8.4 1.6 1.9 2.2 3.9

Nickel (Dec. 2007=100)

14240

0.100 45.6 42.6 45.5 42.7 -29.4 -6.0 -6.6 6.8 -6.2

Tin (Dec. 2010=100)

14250

0.031 70.5 65.8 63.2 60.9 -33.7 -5.6 -6.7 -4.0 -3.6

Zinc (Dec. 2008=100)

14260

0.091 171.7 182.9 201.5 181.2 2.4 -5.0 6.5 10.2 -10.1

Nonmonetary gold

14270

0.661 439.1 440.6 435.7 433.7 -4.7 -4.8 0.3 -1.1 -0.5

Other precious metals

14280

0.473 153.2 (r)152.4 150.8 149.5 -13.8 -1.9 -0.5 (r)-1.0 -0.9

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.690 154.1 153.8 153.3 153.0 -3.1 -0.3 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2

Iron & steel products, except advanced manufacturing

150

0.450 154.2 153.3 153.9 150.4 -3.5 0.1 -0.6 0.4 -2.3

Iron & steel advanced manufacturing

151

0.440 143.3 142.8 (r)142.1 141.8 -3.8 -0.3 -0.3 (r)-0.5 -0.2

Finished metals shapes and advanced manufacturing

152

0.800 165.2 165.4 (r)164.5 165.9 -2.5 -0.4 0.1 (r)-0.5 0.9

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.663 110.2 (r)109.8 (r)110.0 109.8 -2.0 -0.9 (r)-0.4 (r)0.2 -0.2

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

160

0.186 75.4 76.1 (r)76.7 76.6 -5.1 -1.4 0.9 (r)0.8 -0.1

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

161

1.477 106.9 106.3 106.5 106.3 -1.5 -0.8 -0.6 0.2 -0.2

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

16120

1.432 123.2 122.5 122.8 122.5 -1.9 -0.7 -0.6 0.2 -0.2

Capital goods

2

27.225 91.4 91.1 (r)91.0 91.0 -1.7 -0.1 -0.3 (r)-0.1 0.0

Capital goods, excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  19.248 (r)115.4 (r)115.0 (r)115.0 115.1 -1.4 (r)-0.1 -0.3 0.0 0.1

Electric generating equipment

20

3.315 119.2 (r)118.3 (r)118.2 118.2 -1.5 -0.3 -0.8 (r)-0.1 0.0

Generators, transformers & access

20000

1.071 128.8 (r)128.3 (r)128.4 128.2 -0.9 -0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)0.1 -0.2

Electric apparatus & parts, n.e.s.

20005

2.244 115.3 114.3 114.0 114.1 -1.7 -0.3 -0.9 -0.3 0.1

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.509 83.9 83.7 83.5 83.5 -2.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.0

Non-electrical machinery excluding comp., peripherals & semiconductors

  13.533 111.3 (r)111.0 (r)111.1 111.2 -1.7 -0.1 (r)-0.3 0.1 0.1

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery and equipment

210

1.027 136.7 136.2 136.2 135.7 -3.2 -1.0 -0.4 0.0 -0.4

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.517 137.8 137.8 138.5 138.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5 -0.3

Industrial and service machinery

211

7.251 127.7 (r)127.2 127.2 127.5 -2.0 -0.1 (r)-0.4 (r)0.0 0.2

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

1.100 129.3 (r)129.2 (r)129.4 130.0 -2.5 -0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.2 0.5

Metal working machine tools and rolling mills

21120

0.553 141.0 (r)139.6 (r)139.5 139.8 -3.0 -0.1 (r)-1.0 -0.1 0.2

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

0.932 105.1 (r)104.7 104.7 105.0 -0.8 -0.1 (r)-0.4 (r)0.0 0.3

Materials handling equipment

21170

0.690 139.3 139.1 139.1 139.1 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Other industrial machines

21180

2.340 125.1 124.7 124.7 125.2 -1.6 -0.2 -0.3 0.0 0.4

Photo & other service industry machinery

21190

0.826 116.8 116.8 (r)116.5 116.2 -0.7 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Computers, peripherals and semiconductors

213

7.976 53.0 (r)52.8 52.5 52.4 -2.6 -0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.6 -0.2

Computers

21300

3.244 41.0 41.1 40.6 40.6 -1.7 0.0 0.2 -1.2 0.0

Computer accessories, peripherals, and parts

21301

2.686 47.9 47.3 47.2 47.1 -4.1 -0.2 -1.3 -0.2 -0.2

Semiconductors

21320

2.046 (r)63.9 (r)63.9 (r)63.8 63.6 -1.5 (r)-0.2 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.3

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

  5.930 (r)47.5 (r)47.3 47.0 46.9 -2.9 (r)-0.2 -0.4 (r)-0.6 -0.2

Telecommunications equipment

214

2.613 (r)75.1 (r)75.1 (r)75.1 75.1 -2.3 (r)-0.4 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0

Business machinery and equipment, except computers

215

0.238 101.8 101.8 101.7 101.7 0.5 0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Scientific and medical machinery

216

1.922 103.5 103.3 (r)103.3 103.3 0.0 0.4 -0.2 (r)0.0 0.0

Other scientific, medical, and hospital equipment

21610

1.656 104.9 104.8 104.8 104.8 0.1 0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.0

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

22

2.400 136.8 136.8 (r)136.9 136.9 0.8 -0.1 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0

Parts for civilian aircraft (Dec. 2012=100)

22010

0.760 99.7 99.6 99.8 99.8 -0.4 -0.4 -0.1 0.2 0.0

Engines for civilian aircraft

22020

0.901 170.3 170.5 170.5 170.6 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.137 (r)111.3 111.2 (r)111.2 111.1 -2.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.1

Passenger cars, new and used

300

7.540 110.0 110.1 110.1 110.3 -1.8 -0.1 0.1 0.0 0.2

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

301

1.282 98.6 (r)98.6 (r)98.6 98.6 0.4 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0 0.0

Parts, engines, bodies and chassis

302

6.315 113.7 113.3 113.3 112.9 -2.9 -0.3 -0.4 0.0 -0.4

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

30200

1.282 (r)107.7 (r)107.7 107.5 107.4 -2.1 (r)0.1 0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.1

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

  6.315 113.2 112.5 (r)112.5 111.9 -3.6 -0.4 -0.6 (r)0.0 -0.5

Automotive tires & tubes (Dec. 2004=100)

30220

0.524 128.1 127.3 127.4 127.1 -6.1 -0.2 -0.6 0.1 -0.2

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

30230

4.509 (r)114.1 113.6 (r)113.6 113.0 -2.8 (r)-0.3 -0.4 (r)0.0 -0.5

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

26.361 107.5 107.4 107.4 107.4 -0.9 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Nondurables, manufactured

40

12.560 119.1 119.1 119.1 119.1 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0

Apparel, footwear, and household goods

400

6.728 113.6 113.6 113.6 113.5 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Cotton apparel and household goods

40000

2.462 108.3 108.2 108.2 108.3 0.6 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Apparel and household goods for other textiles

40020

2.161 112.2 112.2 112.2 111.8 1.1 0.4 0.0 0.0 -0.4

Nontextile apparel and household goods

40030

0.453 123.4 (r)123.5 (r)123.9 124.2 0.3 0.4 (r)0.1 0.3 0.2

Footwear of leather, rubber, or other materials

40040

1.003 118.0 (r)118.1 118.2 118.1 0.6 -0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 -0.1

Sporting/camping apparel and footwear

40050

0.484 (r)135.0 (r)134.9 (r)134.9 134.9 0.5 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 0.0

Other consumer nondurables

401

5.832 128.1 (r)128.2 (r)128.2 128.3 0.3 0.2 (r)0.1 0.0 0.1

Medicinal, dental and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

4.480 131.7 (r)131.9 (r)131.9 132.0 0.8 0.4 (r)0.2 0.0 0.1

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

40140

0.689 (r)111.4 111.1 111.1 111.4 -1.9 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.3 0.0 0.3

Durables, manufactured

41

12.338 96.0 95.8 95.8 95.8 -2.0 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Household goods

410

7.569 101.4 101.1 101.2 101.2 -2.0 -0.2 -0.3 0.1 0.0

Furniture, household items

41000

1.395 129.8 129.6 129.7 130.0 -0.5 -0.1 -0.2 0.1 0.2

Glassware and ceramics (Dec. 2007=100)

41010

0.115 108.5 108.4 108.7 108.8 -0.1 0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.1

Cookware, chinaware, cutlery for the house and garden

41020

0.425 119.9 119.9 120.0 120.2 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

1.149 111.7 110.3 110.9 110.1 -0.5 0.1 -1.3 0.5 -0.7

Other Household Goods, nes

41050

4.382 84.7 84.4 84.5 84.5 -3.2 -0.1 -0.4 0.1 0.0

Recreational equipment and materials

411

2.217 108.4 108.2 108.1 108.2 -0.9 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

Motorcycles & parts (Dec. 2001=100)

41100

0.149 (r)118.7 (r)118.6 (r)118.6 118.9 -1.5 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.1 0.0 0.3

Toys, shooting & sporting goods

41120

1.679 (r)108.6 108.5 108.4 108.4 -0.6 (r)0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 0.0

Photo & optical equipment (Dec. 2011=100)

41130

0.192 96.0 95.8 95.8 95.8 -1.8 0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Musical instruments and parts (Dec. 2010=100)

41140

0.080 (r)99.4 (r)99.0 (r)99.0 99.2 -0.3 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.4 (r)0.0 0.2

Home entertainment equipment

412

1.706 53.3 53.4 53.3 53.3 -4.1 0.0 0.2 -0.2 0.0

Television and video receivers

41200

1.319 46.3 46.3 46.1 46.1 -5.3 0.0 0.0 -0.4 0.0

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

41210

0.347 98.8 99.8 99.8 99.7 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 -0.1

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

41220

0.040 57.2 56.6 56.6 56.6 -0.5 0.0 -1.0 0.0 0.0

Coins, gems, jewelry, and collectibles

413

0.846 213.5 (r)212.9 (r)212.2 212.1 -0.7 -0.9 -0.3 (r)-0.3 0.0

Jewelry (watches, rings, etc)

41310

0.641 (r)222.4 (r)222.0 (r)221.5 220.6 -0.2 -0.4 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.4

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.463 118.1 118.0 118.3 118.5 -2.3 -3.4 -0.1 0.3 0.2

Unmanufactured consumer durables

421

1.362 116.6 116.6 116.6 116.6 -2.8 -0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

42100

1.181 108.6 108.6 108.6 108.6 -3.2 -0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0

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: July 14, 2015