Table 3. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: May 2014 to May 2015
[December 2005=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description NAICS Relative
import-
ance
Apr.
2015(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015
Annual Monthly
May
2014
to
May
2015
Jan.
2015
to
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2015
to
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2015
to
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2015
to
May
2015

Nonmanufactured articles

  9.903 96.5 (r)96.3 (r)98.1 108.7 -37.3 -2.0 (r)-0.2 (r)1.9 10.8

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

11

2.037 (r)177.8 175.4 (r)175.2 178.1 -3.4 (r)0.0 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.1 1.7

Crop production

111

1.621 (r)187.7 (r)183.6 (r)183.8 188.9 -2.2 (r)0.6 -2.2 (r)0.1 2.8

Fruit and tree nut farming

1113

0.764 (r)166.4 (r)160.4 (r)160.1 159.7 -10.4 (r)-1.9 (r)-3.6 -0.2 -0.2

Animal production (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.230 93.5 93.6 93.9 91.2 - -4.1 0.1 0.3 -2.9

Forestry and logging (Dec. 2012=100)

113

0.110 67.3 65.8 64.4 64.0 -18.8 -1.6 -2.2 -2.1 -0.6

Mining

21

7.866 86.8 (r)86.8 (r)88.9 100.7 -41.4 -2.5 (r)0.0 (r)2.4 13.3

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

212

0.215 115.4 115.9 (r)102.3 103.0 -16.4 -0.3 0.4 (r)-11.7 0.7

Manufactured articles

  89.780 112.5 112.3 (r)111.8 112.0 -3.9 -0.3 -0.2 (r)-0.4 0.2

Manufactured goods, part 1

31

11.980 125.8 125.2 (r)124.8 124.6 -0.6 0.1 -0.5 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Food manufacturing

311

3.338 158.6 (r)155.5 154.1 153.4 -3.7 0.3 -2.0 (r)-0.9 -0.5

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

0.442 (r)143.9 (r)140.0 (r)136.1 137.9 -10.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-2.7 (r)-2.8 1.3

Starch and vegetable fats and oils manufacturing

31122

0.351 (r)133.6 (r)129.2 (r)124.9 126.3 -11.1 (r)0.2 -3.3 (r)-3.3 1.1

Sugar and confectionery product manufacturing

3113

0.361 154.7 153.2 152.1 153.0 2.9 0.6 -1.0 -0.7 0.6

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

3114

0.432 146.8 (r)144.8 (r)143.5 142.0 -6.3 -0.7 -1.4 (r)-0.9 -1.0

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

0.434 189.4 (r)180.6 (r)180.2 182.5 3.8 2.1 (r)-4.6 (r)-0.2 1.3

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

0.838 159.4 155.1 153.2 148.6 -8.7 1.3 -2.7 -1.2 -3.0

Other food manufacturing

3119

0.449 (r)180.6 (r)180.3 (r)181.1 181.9 6.3 (r)-1.3 -0.2 0.4 0.4

Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing

312

1.084 117.4 (r)117.9 (r)117.5 117.6 1.9 -0.2 (r)0.4 -0.3 0.1

Beverage manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3121

0.987 108.1 (r)108.5 108.2 108.2 1.9 -0.2 (r)0.4 (r)-0.3 0.0

Breweries (Dec. 2006=100)

31212

0.215 120.1 122.4 122.2 122.2 10.1 0.1 1.9 -0.2 0.0

Wineries

31213

0.330 116.7 (r)116.4 (r)116.2 116.3 -1.3 -0.3 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.2 0.1

Distilleries

31214

0.312 116.4 (r)117.1 116.2 116.3 1.0 0.0 (r)0.6 (r)-0.8 0.1

Textile mills (Dec. 2011=100)

313

0.405 102.3 102.0 (r)101.3 101.2 -0.9 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-0.7 -0.1

Fabric mills

3132

0.242 136.9 136.3 (r)135.9 135.7 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Textile product mills

314

0.888 113.2 112.9 112.6 112.5 -1.7 -0.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.1

Textile furnishings mills

3141

0.640 108.9 108.6 (r)108.3 108.3 -2.0 -0.5 -0.3 (r)-0.3 0.0

Curtain and linen mills

31412

0.536 109.7 109.5 (r)109.2 109.1 -1.6 -0.5 -0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Other textile product mills (Dec. 2006=100)

3149

0.248 126.8 126.8 (r)126.0 126.0 -0.7 0.0 0.0 -0.6 0.0

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

31499

0.192 96.9 96.9 96.3 96.3 -1.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6 0.0

Apparel manufacturing

315

4.369 112.0 112.2 112.1 112.1 1.0 0.0 0.2 -0.1 0.0

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

3152

3.922 111.2 111.4 111.3 111.3 1.1 0.0 0.2 -0.1 0.0

Men's and boys' cut and sew apparel manufacturing

31522

1.552 113.9 114.4 (r)114.5 114.4 1.7 0.0 0.4 (r)0.1 -0.1

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

31524

2.328 100.2 100.2 100.0 100.0 0.6 0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

3159

0.336 118.2 118.7 118.8 119.5 1.2 -0.9 0.4 0.1 0.6

Leather and allied product manufacturing

316

1.896 124.3 124.2 124.3 124.3 0.7 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Footwear manufacturing

3162

1.262 122.2 122.2 122.3 122.3 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0

Manufactured goods, part 2

32

17.533 122.7 123.5 (r)122.6 124.2 -10.4 -0.3 0.7 (r)-0.7 1.3

Wood product manufacturing

321

0.720 118.7 (r)116.5 (r)115.0 112.1 -7.0 -1.2 -1.9 -1.3 -2.5

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

0.243 120.2 (r)115.1 (r)111.1 105.0 -16.0 -3.3 (r)-4.2 (r)-3.5 -5.5

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood product manufacturing

3212

0.230 112.2 (r)111.0 (r)110.1 107.8 -4.4 -0.3 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.8 -2.1

Other wood product manufacturing

3219

0.247 131.0 (r)130.9 (r)131.6 131.6 0.5 0.2 (r)-0.1 0.5 0.0

Paper manufacturing

322

1.106 110.6 109.6 109.1 109.2 -1.4 -0.2 -0.9 -0.5 0.1

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

0.579 105.9 (r)105.5 104.8 104.7 -2.8 -0.2 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.7 -0.1

Paper mills

32212

0.380 (r)99.7 99.2 98.9 98.8 -1.5 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.5 -0.3 -0.1

Converted paper product manufacturing

3222

0.527 119.1 117.4 117.0 117.5 0.3 -0.3 -1.4 -0.3 0.4

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

32222

0.281 116.5 113.3 (r)112.8 113.3 1.2 -0.3 -2.7 (r)-0.4 0.4

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

324

2.758 93.8 99.4 (r)96.4 104.6 -36.5 -0.1 6.0 (r)-3.0 8.5

Chemical manufacturing

325

9.577 (r)134.8 (r)134.4 (r)134.3 134.4 -2.3 -0.4 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.1 0.1

Basic chemical manufacturing

3251

2.629 147.9 147.0 147.2 148.0 -5.1 -1.4 -0.6 0.1 0.5

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

32518

0.683 71.9 72.2 (r)72.5 72.9 7.5 -0.1 0.4 (r)0.4 0.6

Other basic organic chemical manufacturing

32519

1.723 110.2 109.1 (r)109.8 110.4 -7.1 -1.5 -1.0 (r)0.6 0.5

Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments

3252

0.858 (r)133.8 (r)132.5 (r)130.1 129.8 -6.4 (r)0.2 (r)-1.0 (r)-1.8 -0.2

Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing

32521

0.746 (r)135.7 (r)134.3 (r)131.8 131.0 -6.7 (r)0.3 (r)-1.0 (r)-1.9 -0.6

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

3253

0.425 178.7 (r)174.8 (r)172.6 172.7 -11.4 -3.2 (r)-2.2 (r)-1.3 0.1

Fertilizer manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32531

0.369 127.2 (r)124.0 (r)122.2 122.7 -12.7 -3.6 (r)-2.5 (r)-1.5 0.4

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

3254

4.580 120.0 120.4 (r)120.6 120.6 0.8 0.3 0.3 (r)0.2 0.0

Soap, cleaning compound, and toilet preparation manufacturing

3256

0.538 108.9 110.4 110.4 110.4 0.9 0.2 1.4 0.0 0.0

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

3259

0.466 159.3 159.0 (r)158.8 158.8 -2.6 -0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.1 0.0

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

326

2.192 (r)120.5 (r)120.4 (r)119.8 119.8 -2.5 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.5 0.0

Plastics product manufacturing

3261

1.216 119.3 118.9 118.4 118.4 -0.9 -0.4 -0.3 -0.4 0.0

Other plastics product manufacturing

32619

0.885 117.3 116.9 (r)116.4 116.5 0.0 -0.5 -0.3 (r)-0.4 0.1

Rubber product manufacturing

3262

0.976 (r)123.1 (r)123.2 (r)122.5 122.5 -4.5 (r)-0.5 (r)0.1 (r)-0.6 0.0

Tire manufacturing

32621

0.659 (r)129.9 (r)129.7 (r)129.1 129.0 -5.4 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.5 -0.1

Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

327

0.973 (r)130.2 (r)130.3 (r)130.2 130.3 0.2 (r)0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.1

Clay product and refractory manufacturing

3271

0.292 (r)128.1 (r)128.4 128.4 128.5 -1.4 (r)-0.3 0.2 (r)0.0 0.1

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

32711

0.189 100.2 100.3 100.3 100.5 - -0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2

Other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

3279

0.320 129.7 129.8 129.4 129.5 1.7 0.2 0.1 -0.3 0.1

All other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

32799

0.243 126.1 126.3 125.9 126.0 1.7 0.2 0.2 -0.3 0.1

Manufactured goods, part 3

33

60.267 106.3 105.9 (r)105.6 105.4 -2.6 -0.3 -0.4 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Primary metal manufacturing

331

4.062 (r)148.0 143.8 141.1 140.1 -11.4 (r)-1.1 (r)-2.8 -1.9 -0.7

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

3311

1.481 (r)138.5 134.2 (r)127.7 125.1 -16.3 (r)-3.3 (r)-3.1 (r)-4.8 -2.0

Alumina and aluminum production and processing

3313

0.575 111.7 108.3 108.7 108.5 -4.1 -0.3 -3.0 0.4 -0.2

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production and processing

3314

1.897 (r)194.3 (r)189.0 188.7 188.9 -10.5 0.5 -2.7 -0.2 0.1

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining

33141

1.461 217.4 210.0 210.3 211.2 -11.2 0.9 -3.4 0.1 0.4

Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying

33142

0.176 (r)180.1 (r)178.4 (r)178.1 175.1 -10.3 (r)-2.5 -0.9 (r)-0.2 -1.7

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

33149

0.261 191.4 191.0 187.5 186.3 -5.9 -0.2 -0.2 -1.8 -0.6

Fabricated metal product manufacturing

332

3.020 126.5 (r)126.4 126.2 126.2 -0.5 -0.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 0.0

Cutlery and handtool manufacturing

3322

0.433 117.3 117.3 (r)117.4 117.4 0.5 -0.2 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0

Hardware manufacturing

3325

0.339 118.8 119.0 119.0 119.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

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

3327

0.223 (r)92.9 92.6 92.3 91.4 -3.3 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.3 -0.3 -1.0

Other fabricated metal product manufacturing

3329

1.443 (r)124.5 124.5 (r)124.1 124.3 -0.8 (r)-0.5 (r)0.0 (r)-0.3 0.2

Metal valve manufacturing

33291

0.840 120.4 120.4 (r)119.9 120.1 -0.4 -0.3 0.0 (r)-0.4 0.2

All other fabricated metal product manufacturing

33299

0.603 128.5 128.6 (r)128.5 128.6 -1.5 -0.8 0.1 (r)-0.1 0.1

Machinery manufacturing

333

7.196 (r)119.4 (r)119.4 (r)118.8 118.9 -2.2 (r)-0.4 (r)0.0 (r)-0.5 0.1

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing

3331

1.434 (r)115.7 (r)115.9 (r)116.0 116.4 0.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 0.3

Construction machinery manufacturing

33312

0.799 120.1 120.0 119.9 120.3 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.3

Industrial machinery manufacturing

3332

0.838 (r)124.0 (r)123.4 (r)120.8 121.7 -7.7 -1.4 -0.5 (r)-2.1 0.7

Industrial machinery manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33324

0.838 94.8 (r)94.4 (r)92.4 93.1 -7.6 -1.4 (r)-0.4 (r)-2.1 0.8

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

3333

0.605 113.3 113.5 113.0 113.0 -1.7 0.0 0.2 -0.4 0.0

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

3334

0.603 125.2 125.4 (r)124.6 124.5 -1.4 -0.2 0.2 (r)-0.6 -0.1

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

3335

0.650 (r)124.3 124.2 123.0 122.9 -3.0 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.1 -1.0 -0.1

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

3336

1.130 122.7 122.4 121.7 121.5 -3.0 -0.8 -0.2 -0.6 -0.2

Other general purpose machinery manufacturing

3339

1.937 (r)118.6 (r)118.6 (r)118.6 118.6 -0.8 -0.3 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 0.0

Pump and compressor manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33391

0.395 (r)99.1 99.0 (r)99.6 99.5 -1.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.6 -0.1

Material handling equipment manufacturing

33392

0.312 (r)145.2 (r)145.8 (r)145.7 145.7 0.3 (r)-0.5 (r)0.4 (r)-0.1 0.0

All other general purpose machinery manufacturing

33399

1.231 115.1 114.9 (r)114.9 114.8 -1.1 -0.3 -0.2 (r)0.0 -0.1

Computer and electronic product manufacturing

334

17.754 78.6 78.5 (r)78.4 78.1 -2.6 -0.3 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

3341

5.245 73.3 73.2 (r)72.9 72.3 -2.3 0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.4 -0.8

Communications equipment manufacturing

3342

4.900 83.7 (r)83.4 (r)83.3 83.3 -3.5 -0.4 (r)-0.4 -0.1 0.0

Audio and video equipment manufacturing

3343

1.684 65.0 65.0 65.1 65.1 -4.5 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

3344

3.287 80.3 80.2 (r)80.2 80.2 -1.8 -0.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.0

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments

3345

2.423 103.7 (r)103.9 (r)103.6 103.5 -1.1 -0.1 (r)0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

3346

0.216 45.6 44.8 (r)44.9 44.0 -1.6 0.0 -1.8 (r)0.2 -2.0

Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing

335

4.696 118.7 118.6 (r)117.6 117.5 -1.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1

Electric lighting equipment manufacturing

3351

0.584 119.9 119.6 118.5 117.8 -0.4 0.3 -0.3 -0.9 -0.6

Lighting fixture manufacturing

33512

0.471 127.3 126.9 126.6 125.7 0.8 0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.7

Household appliance manufacturing

3352

1.049 109.6 109.6 108.8 109.4 0.4 0.8 0.0 -0.7 0.6

Small electrical appliance manufacturing

33521

0.515 119.4 119.0 118.8 118.7 -1.7 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Major appliance manufacturing

33522

0.534 99.7 100.0 98.7 99.9 2.5 1.9 0.3 -1.3 1.2

Other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

3359

1.586 119.7 119.5 (r)119.1 118.9 -1.4 0.0 -0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Battery manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

33591

0.231 97.9 97.1 (r)96.3 96.0 -4.8 -0.1 -0.8 (r)-0.8 -0.3

Wiring device manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33593

0.186 (r)100.9 (r)101.1 (r)101.0 100.9 1.9 (r)1.2 0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.1

All other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

33599

0.795 119.7 119.5 119.0 118.8 -0.8 0.0 -0.2 -0.4 -0.2

Transportation equipment manufacturing

336

16.463 110.4 (r)110.3 110.2 110.2 -1.5 -0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Motor vehicle manufacturing

3361

8.783 105.4 105.3 105.4 105.4 -1.7 -0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Automobile and light duty motor vehicle manufacturing

33611

8.234 105.5 105.4 (r)105.6 105.6 -1.9 -0.3 -0.1 (r)0.2 0.0

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

3363

5.058 110.6 110.3 (r)110.0 109.9 -2.3 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Motor vehicle gasoline engine and engine parts manufacturing

33631

0.811 100.1 100.0 (r)100.3 100.3 -2.3 -0.1 -0.1 (r)0.3 0.0

Motor vehicle electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing

33632

0.829 101.4 100.8 (r)100.2 100.1 -4.0 -0.1 -0.6 (r)-0.6 -0.1

Motor vehicle brake system manufacturing

33634

0.212 96.8 96.7 (r)96.0 95.9 -6.1 -3.3 -0.1 (r)-0.7 -0.1

Motor vehicle transmission and power train parts manufacturing

33635

0.850 131.2 131.1 (r)130.8 130.8 -1.1 0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.2 0.0

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

33636

0.378 101.2 100.1 (r)99.1 98.4 -2.5 -1.5 -1.1 (r)-1.0 -0.7

Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing

33639

1.599 112.6 112.5 112.3 112.4 -1.7 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

3364

2.142 131.7 (r)131.5 (r)131.5 131.6 0.8 0.2 (r)-0.2 0.0 0.1

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

3369

0.271 121.2 120.7 120.5 120.5 -1.8 -0.3 -0.4 -0.2 0.0

Furniture and related product manufacturing

337

1.579 116.1 116.1 (r)116.0 116.1 0.5 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.1

Household and institutional furniture and kitchen cabinet manufacturing

3371

1.173 117.7 117.4 117.3 117.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 0.1

Office furniture (including fixtures) manufacturing

3372

0.330 110.2 110.9 110.7 110.9 1.6 -0.1 0.6 -0.2 0.2

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

5.498 121.0 120.5 120.4 120.3 -1.6 0.0 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

3391

1.523 105.5 105.4 (r)105.1 105.1 -1.6 -0.5 -0.1 (r)-0.3 0.0

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

3.975 126.0 125.4 125.4 125.3 -1.4 0.2 -0.5 0.0 -0.1

Jewelry and silverware manufacturing

33991

1.953 142.2 (r)141.0 140.9 140.7 -2.4 0.5 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Sporting and athletic goods manufacturing

33992

0.356 120.7 120.5 (r)120.4 119.9 -0.4 0.0 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.4

Doll, toy, and game manufacturing

33993

0.887 106.3 106.4 106.3 106.3 -1.1 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0

All other miscellaneous manufacturing

33999

0.678 124.9 (r)125.0 (r)125.0 125.1 -0.7 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.0 0.1

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: June 11, 2015