Table 3. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: May 2015 to May 2016 [December 2005=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description NAICS Relative
import-
ance
Apr.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016
Annual Monthly
May
2015
to
May
2016
Jan.
2016
to
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016
to
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2016
to
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2016
to
May
2016

Nonmanufactured articles

  7.246 (r)63.8 (r)68.4 (r)73.6 83.1 -23.5 (r)-6.2 (r)7.2 (r)7.6 12.9

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

11

1.979 (r)170.3 (r)166.7 (r)168.3 166.7 -6.3 (r)-5.2 (r)-2.1 (r)1.0 -1.0

Crop production

111

1.581 182.3 (r)177.3 (r)178.5 177.2 -6.0 -6.3 (r)-2.7 (r)0.7 -0.7

Fruit and tree nut farming

1113

0.764 150.7 149.6 (r)149.1 148.6 -6.9 2.0 -0.7 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Animal production (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.224 (r)82.1 (r)83.5 (r)84.4 80.8 -11.9 (r)1.0 (r)1.7 (r)1.1 -4.3

Mining

21

5.267 (r)50.3 (r)56.0 (r)61.9 73.1 -27.3 (r)-6.7 (r)11.3 (r)10.5 18.1

Mining (except oil and gas) (Dec. 2006=100)

212

0.245 93.2 93.1 (r)95.7 95.0 -7.6 0.1 -0.1 (r)2.8 -0.7

Manufactured articles

  92.440 108.2 108.1 108.3 108.9 -2.8 -0.1 -0.1 0.2 0.6

Manufactured goods, part 1

31

12.367 122.8 122.8 (r)123.3 123.9 -0.5 0.0 0.0 (r)0.4 0.5

Food manufacturing

311

3.501 147.9 (r)148.1 (r)150.5 153.0 -0.1 0.3 0.1 (r)1.6 1.7

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

0.488 (r)131.2 (r)132.6 (r)137.9 137.3 -0.1 (r)1.0 (r)1.1 (r)4.0 -0.4

Starch and vegetable fats and oils manufacturing

31122

0.388 (r)119.7 (r)121.8 (r)127.9 126.4 0.4 (r)1.2 (r)1.8 (r)5.0 -1.2

Sugar and confectionery product manufacturing

3113

0.368 145.8 148.2 (r)148.5 150.2 -1.5 -0.8 1.6 (r)0.2 1.1

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

3114

0.428 (r)138.6 (r)139.3 (r)139.4 138.7 -2.5 -0.4 0.5 (r)0.1 -0.5

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

0.477 167.0 (r)162.1 (r)169.8 181.6 0.4 5.0 (r)-2.9 4.8 6.9

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

0.885 149.8 (r)151.0 (r)153.2 157.0 5.4 -0.8 (r)0.8 (r)1.5 2.5

Other food manufacturing

3119

0.455 (r)171.3 (r)170.2 (r)170.3 171.9 -5.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.6 (r)0.1 0.9

All other food manufacturing (Dec. 2015=100)

31199

0.196 (r)96.4 (r)96.0 (r)96.6 98.1 - (r)-0.5 (r)-0.4 (r)0.6 1.6

Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing

312

1.116 118.1 118.7 118.7 118.9 1.2 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.2

Beverage manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3121

1.028 108.8 109.4 109.4 109.5 1.3 0.1 0.6 0.0 0.1

Breweries (Dec. 2006=100)

31212

0.235 122.4 124.4 124.5 124.7 2.3 0.2 1.6 0.1 0.2

Wineries

31213

0.341 (r)116.9 (r)117.8 117.9 118.2 1.7 (r)-0.1 0.8 (r)0.1 0.3

Distilleries

31214

0.315 118.1 118.1 117.9 117.9 1.4 0.5 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Textile mills (Dec. 2011=100)

313

0.412 99.1 98.7 98.6 98.6 -2.6 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1 0.0

Fabric mills

3132

0.248 132.1 131.9 131.7 131.7 -2.9 -0.5 -0.2 -0.2 0.0

Textile product mills

314

0.916 109.7 109.5 (r)109.3 109.1 -3.0 -0.4 -0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Textile furnishings mills

3141

0.656 105.3 (r)105.2 (r)105.1 104.9 -3.1 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Curtain and linen mills

31412

0.537 105.8 (r)105.7 (r)105.6 105.3 -3.5 -0.3 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.3

Other textile product mills (Dec. 2006=100)

3149

0.260 123.8 123.2 122.7 122.8 -2.5 -0.6 -0.5 -0.4 0.1

All other textile product mills (Dec. 2012=100)

31499

0.203 95.2 94.9 94.5 94.5 -1.9 -0.7 -0.3 -0.4 0.0

Apparel manufacturing

315

4.458 111.6 111.5 111.5 111.5 -0.6 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Cut and sew apparel manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3152

3.989 110.9 110.8 110.8 110.8 -0.5 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Men's and boys' cut and sew apparel manufacturing

31522

1.583 113.3 113.3 113.2 113.3 -1.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.1

Womens and girls cut and sown apparel manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

31524

2.368 100.2 100.0 (r)100.1 100.1 0.0 0.0 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.0

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

3159

0.353 117.0 116.4 (r)116.7 116.2 -2.7 -0.2 -0.5 0.3 -0.4

Leather and allied product manufacturing

316

1.963 123.7 123.7 (r)123.6 123.6 -0.5 -0.2 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

Footwear manufacturing

3162

1.320 122.1 122.1 122.1 122.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Other leather and allied product manufacturing (Dec. 2015=100)

3169

0.610 99.9 99.8 (r)99.6 99.7 - -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.2 0.1

Manufactured goods, part 2

32

16.690 112.9 112.3 (r)113.0 114.6 -7.7 -0.3 -0.5 (r)0.6 1.4

Wood product manufacturing

321

0.792 110.5 111.6 113.8 115.4 2.4 -0.4 1.0 2.0 1.4

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

0.268 99.7 102.6 108.0 110.0 4.8 -1.3 2.9 5.3 1.9

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood product manufacturing

3212

0.265 109.7 110.1 110.9 113.8 3.8 -0.3 0.4 0.7 2.6

Other wood product manufacturing

3219

0.259 130.2 (r)130.2 (r)130.3 129.8 -1.4 0.2 (r)0.0 0.1 -0.4

Paper manufacturing

322

1.094 105.4 105.7 105.3 105.1 -3.7 0.0 0.3 -0.4 -0.2

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

0.560 100.8 100.5 99.8 99.4 -4.9 0.0 -0.3 -0.7 -0.4

Paper mills

32212

0.394 95.6 95.4 95.4 94.9 -3.8 0.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.5

Converted paper product manufacturing

3222

0.534 113.7 (r)114.6 114.6 114.5 -2.6 0.2 (r)0.8 (r)0.0 -0.1

Paper bag and coated and treated paper manufacturing (Dec. 2006=100)

32222

0.263 107.1 106.5 106.5 106.4 -6.1 0.3 -0.6 0.0 -0.1

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

324

1.654 56.1 56.7 (r)61.0 67.8 -34.8 -7.3 1.1 (r)7.6 11.1

Chemical manufacturing

325

9.584 (r)131.8 (r)130.4 (r)130.2 130.6 -2.8 (r)0.6 (r)-1.1 -0.2 0.3

Basic chemical manufacturing

3251

2.409 134.9 (r)133.1 (r)132.5 133.1 -10.0 -0.3 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.5 0.5

Other basic inorganic chemical manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32518

0.536 60.0 (r)56.6 (r)55.9 56.0 -22.9 -1.2 (r)-5.7 -1.2 0.2

Other basic organic chemical manufacturing

32519

1.668 104.6 104.4 (r)104.0 104.7 -5.1 0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.4 0.7

Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments

3252

0.832 116.1 116.6 (r)117.5 117.6 -9.0 -2.5 0.4 (r)0.8 0.1

Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing

32521

0.718 116.8 117.2 (r)118.0 117.9 -9.7 -2.8 0.3 (r)0.7 -0.1

Pesticide, fertilizer, other agricult. chemical manufacturing (Dec. 2007=100)

3253

0.343 140.5 136.4 136.3 135.2 -21.7 0.0 -2.9 -0.1 -0.8

Fertilizer manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32531

0.284 96.2 93.1 93.0 92.1 -24.9 0.2 -3.2 -0.1 -1.0

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

3254

4.960 (r)127.3 (r)125.8 (r)125.4 126.0 4.6 (r)1.8 (r)-1.2 (r)-0.3 0.5

Soap, cleaning compound, and toilet preparation manufacturing

3256

0.541 105.8 104.5 105.0 105.0 -5.5 -0.7 -1.2 0.5 0.0

Other chemical product and preparation manufacturing (Dec. 2006=100)

3259

0.423 152.8 153.1 153.3 153.4 -3.3 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

326

2.308 (r)117.6 (r)117.2 (r)116.8 117.1 -2.2 (r)0.3 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 0.3

Plastics product manufacturing

3261

1.288 (r)116.5 (r)116.5 (r)116.0 116.4 -1.7 (r)0.3 (r)0.0 (r)-0.4 0.3

Other plastics product manufacturing

32619

0.951 (r)116.8 (r)116.6 (r)116.5 116.7 0.1 (r)0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 0.2

Rubber product manufacturing

3262

1.020 (r)120.0 (r)119.0 (r)118.8 119.1 -2.7 (r)0.3 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.2 0.3

Tire manufacturing

32621

0.685 (r)125.5 (r)124.1 (r)123.8 124.0 -3.8 (r)0.3 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.2 0.2

Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

327

1.055 130.1 130.0 (r)129.9 130.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.3

Clay product and refractory manufacturing

3271

0.312 128.3 127.4 127.4 127.4 -0.9 0.0 -0.7 0.0 0.0

Pottery, ceramics, and plumbing fixture manufacturing (Dec. 2014=100)

32711

0.201 100.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 -0.8 0.0 -1.0 0.0 0.0

Other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

3279

0.345 129.3 129.6 (r)129.3 129.9 0.4 -0.1 0.2 (r)-0.2 0.5

All other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

32799

0.268 126.7 127.1 127.5 128.4 2.0 -0.1 0.3 0.3 0.7

Manufactured goods, part 3

33

63.384 103.2 (r)103.2 (r)103.2 103.6 -1.7 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0 0.4

Primary metal manufacturing

331

4.051 118.1 121.4 (r)122.8 128.4 -8.4 0.2 2.8 (r)1.2 4.6

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

3311

1.616 103.7 (r)103.9 (r)107.6 113.8 -9.3 -0.9 (r)0.2 (r)3.6 5.8

Alumina and aluminum production and processing

3313

0.536 91.1 92.2 91.4 92.8 -14.5 -1.1 1.2 -0.9 1.5

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production and processing

3314

1.796 161.4 170.9 (r)170.6 178.7 -5.4 1.5 5.9 (r)-0.2 4.7

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining

33141

1.428 179.9 192.0 (r)191.7 202.4 -4.2 2.0 6.7 (r)-0.2 5.6

Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying

33142

0.152 151.9 154.5 (r)153.8 152.4 -13.3 -0.7 1.7 (r)-0.5 -0.9

Nonferr. metal (except copper and alum.) rolling, drawing, extruding, & alloying

33149

0.216 160.1 165.8 165.8 170.5 -8.5 -0.2 3.6 0.0 2.8

Fabricated metal product manufacturing

332

3.172 (r)123.0 (r)122.7 (r)122.6 122.4 -3.0 (r)-0.2 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2

Cutlery and handtool manufacturing

3322

0.446 115.2 115.3 (r)115.1 114.9 -2.1 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.2 -0.2

Hardware manufacturing

3325

0.358 117.6 117.4 117.5 117.9 -1.0 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 0.3

Machine shops; and screw, nut, and bolt manufacturing (Dec. 2012=100)

3327

0.238 88.5 87.5 87.6 87.9 -3.8 -0.1 -1.1 0.1 0.3

Other fabricated metal product manufacturing

3329

1.514 (r)120.9 (r)120.7 (r)120.2 119.7 -3.7 (r)-0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.4 -0.4

Metal valve manufacturing

33291

0.895 (r)115.2 (r)114.9 (r)114.2 113.0 -5.9 (r)0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.6 -1.1

All other fabricated metal product manufacturing

33299

0.619 127.6 127.5 127.5 128.0 -0.5 -0.8 -0.1 0.0 0.4

Machinery manufacturing

333

7.859 117.0 116.6 (r)116.6 116.8 -1.8 -0.2 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.2

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing

3331

1.583 112.3 112.4 112.7 112.7 -3.1 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.0

Construction machinery manufacturing

33312

0.922 117.1 (r)117.2 117.2 117.3 -2.5 0.2 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 0.1

Industrial machinery manufacturing

3332

1.020 123.7 (r)122.6 (r)123.6 123.5 1.2 -0.2 (r)-0.9 (r)0.8 -0.1

Industrial machinery manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33324

1.020 94.6 (r)93.8 (r)94.5 94.5 1.3 -0.3 (r)-0.8 (r)0.7 0.0

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

3333

0.611 108.6 108.5 108.0 108.0 -4.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.5 0.0

Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, and commercial refrigeration equipment

3334

0.684 121.6 (r)120.8 (r)120.9 121.2 -2.7 -1.1 (r)-0.7 (r)0.1 0.2

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

3335

0.655 122.0 121.5 121.6 121.7 -1.1 0.2 -0.4 0.1 0.1

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

3336

1.238 119.6 119.2 (r)119.0 119.4 -1.8 -0.5 -0.3 (r)-0.2 0.3

Other general purpose machinery manufacturing

3339

2.068 117.6 (r)117.0 116.8 117.0 -1.3 0.1 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.2 0.2

Pump and compressor manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33391

0.438 95.8 (r)95.4 (r)95.7 95.9 -3.8 -1.6 (r)-0.4 (r)0.3 0.2

Material handling equipment manufacturing

33392

0.316 141.4 141.6 141.5 141.3 -2.2 0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.1

All other general purpose machinery manufacturing

33399

1.314 115.6 114.8 114.4 114.6 -0.3 0.6 -0.7 -0.3 0.2

Computer and electronic product manufacturing

334

18.424 77.1 76.9 76.8 76.8 -1.7 0.0 -0.3 -0.1 0.0

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

3341

5.127 71.1 (r)71.0 71.1 71.2 -1.5 -0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 0.1

Communications equipment manufacturing

3342

5.272 83.3 82.9 82.7 82.6 -1.0 0.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.1

Audio and video equipment manufacturing

3343

1.742 63.3 (r)63.3 63.1 63.1 -3.1 -1.4 (r)0.0 (r)-0.3 0.0

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

3344

3.405 77.8 77.7 77.4 77.3 -3.3 -0.3 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments

3345

2.625 103.5 103.2 (r)103.0 103.0 -0.6 0.7 -0.3 (r)-0.2 0.0

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

3346

0.253 41.7 41.4 (r)41.1 41.0 -7.2 0.0 -0.7 (r)-0.7 -0.2

Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing

335

4.927 116.0 (r)115.8 (r)114.8 115.2 -2.0 -0.4 (r)-0.2 -0.9 0.3

Electric lighting equipment manufacturing

3351

0.651 117.8 117.4 117.2 117.5 -0.3 0.3 -0.3 -0.2 0.3

Lighting fixture manufacturing

33512

0.538 125.8 125.3 125.1 125.4 -0.2 0.3 -0.4 -0.2 0.2

Household appliance manufacturing

3352

1.121 (r)108.5 108.6 (r)105.7 107.4 -1.7 -0.5 (r)0.1 (r)-2.7 1.6

Small electrical appliance manufacturing

33521

0.553 116.7 116.9 116.5 116.6 -1.8 -0.2 0.2 -0.3 0.1

Major appliance manufacturing

33522

0.568 100.0 (r)99.9 (r)95.1 97.9 -1.9 -0.8 (r)-0.1 (r)-4.8 2.9

Other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

3359

1.646 (r)116.2 (r)116.1 (r)115.7 115.7 -2.8 -0.9 -0.1 (r)-0.3 0.0

Battery manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

33591

0.252 94.9 94.9 93.5 93.4 -2.9 -1.1 0.0 -1.5 -0.1

Wiring device manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33593

0.192 100.5 100.4 100.9 100.8 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.5 -0.1

All other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

33599

0.811 117.4 (r)117.3 (r)117.5 117.8 -1.1 -0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)0.2 0.3

Transportation equipment manufacturing

336

17.627 109.4 109.5 (r)109.6 109.8 -0.5 -0.1 0.1 (r)0.1 0.2

Motor vehicle manufacturing

3361

9.193 105.3 105.3 105.4 105.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1

Automobile and light duty motor vehicle manufacturing

33611

8.481 105.3 105.4 105.4 105.5 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1

Heavy duty truck manufacturing (Dec. 2015=100)

33612

0.712 100.6 100.6 100.6 100.6 - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

3363

5.505 107.5 107.7 (r)108.1 108.6 -1.3 -0.3 0.2 (r)0.4 0.5

Motor vehicle gasoline engine and engine parts manufacturing

33631

0.917 100.3 100.6 100.6 100.8 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.2

Motor vehicle electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing

33632

0.897 98.0 97.9 98.0 98.7 -1.5 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.7

Motor vehicle brake system manufacturing

33634

0.242 94.9 95.0 95.0 95.3 -0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3

Motor vehicle transmission and power train parts manufacturing

33635

0.875 122.7 123.7 124.9 125.8 -3.8 -1.0 0.8 1.0 0.7

Motor vehicle seating and interior trim manufacturing (Dec. 2012=100)

33636

0.423 96.6 96.5 97.1 97.3 -1.2 0.0 -0.1 0.6 0.2

Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing

33639

1.742 110.6 (r)110.6 (r)111.0 111.5 -0.9 -0.2 (r)0.0 (r)0.4 0.5

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

3364

2.445 132.2 132.2 (r)132.2 132.2 0.5 0.1 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

3369

0.296 118.8 118.7 118.9 119.0 -1.2 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1

Furniture and related product manufacturing

337

1.695 115.2 115.1 115.1 115.2 -0.7 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Household and institutional furniture and kitchen cabinet manufacturing

3371

1.264 116.2 116.2 116.2 116.4 -0.8 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2

Office furniture (including fixtures) manufacturing

3372

0.355 111.2 110.9 110.9 110.9 0.0 -0.1 -0.3 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

5.628 119.7 (r)119.9 (r)119.6 119.9 -0.2 0.5 (r)0.2 (r)-0.3 0.3

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

3391

1.567 106.2 (r)105.8 (r)105.6 105.8 0.8 1.1 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.2 0.2

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

4.061 (r)123.8 124.3 124.0 124.3 -0.5 0.2 (r)0.4 -0.2 0.2

Jewelry and silverware manufacturing

33991

1.958 (r)138.5 139.4 138.8 139.4 -0.5 (r)0.3 (r)0.6 -0.4 0.4

Sporting and athletic goods manufacturing

33992

0.359 (r)118.8 (r)118.7 (r)118.8 118.3 -1.3 (r)-0.4 -0.1 0.1 -0.4

Doll, toy, and game manufacturing

33993

0.916 (r)105.1 (r)105.2 (r)105.3 105.3 -0.9 (r)-0.1 (r)0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

All other miscellaneous manufacturing

33999

0.716 125.1 125.1 125.3 125.4 0.4 0.6 0.0 0.2 0.1

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: June 14, 2016