Table 3. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: March 2013 to March 2014
[December 2005=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description NAICS Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2013
to
Mar.
2014
Nov.
2013
to
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2013
to
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2014
to
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2014
to
Mar.
2014

Nonmanufactured articles

  17.399 161.5 (r)163.7 (r)171.4 176.7 3.2 0.6 1.4 (r)4.7 3.1

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

11

1.733 174.5 (r)174.3 (r)171.0 191.8 8.4 1.7 (r)-0.1 (r)-1.9 12.2

Crop production

111

1.297 180.8 (r)179.5 (r)174.4 203.1 11.1 2.8 (r)-0.7 (r)-2.8 16.5

Vegetable and melon farming

1112

0.311 237.6 (r)243.2 (r)204.1 216.4 -3.0 4.9 2.4 (r)-16.1 6.0

Fruit and tree nut farming

1113

0.626 159.6 (r)155.0 (r)158.8 202.1 20.9 2.4 (r)-2.9 (r)2.5 27.3

Forestry and logging (Dec. 2012=100)

113

0.158 90.7 91.8 90.1 87.0 -17.2 -3.5 1.2 -1.9 -3.4

Mining

21

15.666 159.8 (r)162.3 (r)171.2 174.7 2.6 0.5 1.6 (r)5.5 2.0

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

212

0.253 130.4 (r)124.1 (r)126.0 124.9 -6.8 0.4 (r)-4.8 (r)1.5 -0.9

Manufactured articles

  82.200 115.7 (r)116.0 (r)116.3 116.4 -1.0 -0.1 0.3 0.3 0.1

Manufactured goods, part 1

31

10.433 (r)124.1 (r)124.6 (r)124.7 125.4 1.5 (r)-0.1 0.4 0.1 0.6

Food manufacturing

311

3.056 (r)156.1 (r)157.8 (r)158.8 160.8 4.7 -0.6 1.1 0.6 1.3

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

0.407 153.6 (r)151.6 (r)150.4 158.3 1.5 -0.4 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.8 5.3

Starch and vegetable fats and oils manufacturing

31122

0.318 141.3 138.9 (r)137.3 146.0 1.0 -0.3 -1.7 (r)-1.2 6.3

Sugar and confectionery product manufacturing

3113

0.318 140.7 141.5 143.3 144.2 -3.4 -1.5 0.6 1.3 0.6

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

3114

0.392 145.8 (r)147.8 (r)152.0 152.0 5.0 -1.9 (r)1.4 (r)2.8 0.0

Fruit and vegetable canning, pickling, and drying

31142

0.270 163.8 166.2 173.0 172.6 5.2 -2.3 1.5 4.1 -0.2

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

0.350 (r)160.0 (r)161.8 (r)165.7 171.3 9.5 (r)1.1 (r)1.1 (r)2.4 3.4

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

0.840 161.8 167.8 167.5 168.2 20.9 -0.7 3.7 -0.2 0.4

Bakeries and tortilla manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3118

0.180 118.1 118.6 118.6 118.5 -0.8 0.0 0.4 0.0 -0.1

Other food manufacturing

3119

0.376 175.0 173.0 172.0 172.6 -10.9 -0.1 -1.1 -0.6 0.3

Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing

312

0.921 114.6 114.9 115.3 115.4 1.7 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.1

Beverage manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3121

0.852 105.4 105.6 (r)106.0 106.1 1.5 0.1 0.2 (r)0.4 0.1

Breweries (Dec. 2006=100)

31212

0.176 110.9 111.0 111.0 110.9 0.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Wineries

31213

0.287 115.2 115.3 116.8 117.1 2.4 0.1 0.1 1.3 0.3

Distilleries

31214

0.272 114.2 114.8 114.8 114.8 2.0 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.0

Textile mills (Dec. 2011=100)

313

0.355 101.6 102.1 102.1 102.1 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0

Fabric mills

3132

0.214 135.3 136.5 136.5 136.5 0.9 0.4 0.9 0.0 0.0

Textile product mills

314

0.763 114.4 (r)114.6 (r)114.4 114.3 -0.9 -0.1 (r)0.2 -0.2 -0.1

Textile furnishings mills

3141

0.535 (r)110.2 (r)110.5 (r)110.5 110.6 -0.4 (r)0.1 0.3 (r)0.0 0.1

Curtain and linen mills

31412

0.443 (r)110.5 (r)110.8 (r)110.8 111.0 0.3 (r)0.1 0.3 (r)0.0 0.2

Other textile product mills (Dec. 2006=100)

3149

0.228 127.9 127.8 126.9 126.4 -1.9 -0.2 -0.1 -0.7 -0.4

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

31499

0.172 98.3 98.2 97.4 96.8 -2.6 -0.3 -0.1 -0.8 -0.6

Apparel manufacturing

315

3.699 110.6 (r)110.5 (r)110.2 110.6 0.0 0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.3 0.4

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

3152

3.309 109.8 (r)109.7 (r)109.4 109.7 -0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.3 0.3

Men's and boys' cut and sew apparel manufacturing

31522

1.291 110.9 (r)110.8 (r)111.2 111.8 -0.3 0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)0.4 0.5

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

31524

1.988 100.0 99.7 (r)99.1 99.3 - - -0.3 (r)-0.6 0.2

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

3159

0.295 116.7 (r)117.5 (r)117.5 117.5 -0.8 0.8 (r)0.7 0.0 0.0

Leather and allied product manufacturing

316

1.638 121.8 (r)122.1 122.3 122.8 1.2 0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.2 0.4

Footwear manufacturing

3162

1.096 120.2 120.1 120.1 120.3 0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.2

Other leather and allied product manufacturing

3169

0.508 126.0 126.9 127.4 128.5 2.5 0.0 0.7 0.4 0.9

Manufactured goods, part 2

32

17.702 135.9 (r)137.2 (r)138.9 138.0 -1.1 0.4 1.0 1.2 -0.6

Wood product manufacturing

321

0.634 (r)122.1 (r)122.2 (r)122.9 122.8 -5.5 -0.2 0.1 (r)0.6 -0.1

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

0.228 127.4 127.5 (r)129.3 129.0 -4.9 0.4 0.1 (r)1.4 -0.2

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood product manufacturing

3212

0.199 (r)115.9 (r)115.2 (r)115.5 115.3 -12.8 (r)-0.9 -0.6 0.3 -0.2

Other wood product manufacturing

3219

0.207 130.0 130.9 130.9 130.9 1.6 -0.1 0.7 0.0 0.0

Paper manufacturing

322

0.978 111.1 110.8 110.7 110.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.5

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

0.516 107.6 107.2 (r)107.7 106.7 0.6 -0.3 -0.4 (r)0.5 -0.9

Paper mills

32212

0.336 100.4 100.0 99.8 99.8 -0.1 -0.4 -0.4 -0.2 0.0

Converted paper product manufacturing

3222

0.462 118.1 117.9 117.2 117.2 -0.6 0.2 -0.2 -0.6 0.0

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

32222

0.246 112.7 112.1 112.0 112.0 -0.7 0.5 -0.5 -0.1 0.0

Printing and related support activities (Dec. 2013=100)

323

0.188 100.0 (r)100.2 100.2 100.2 - - (r)0.2 (r)0.0 0.0

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

324

4.227 (r)159.7 158.2 (r)167.9 163.1 -3.7 (r)1.7 (r)-0.9 (r)6.1 -2.9

Chemical manufacturing

325

8.890 133.7 (r)137.0 (r)136.7 136.9 0.4 0.0 (r)2.5 (r)-0.2 0.1

Basic chemical manufacturing

3251

2.385 158.0 (r)158.9 (r)158.5 158.8 -2.9 0.8 (r)0.6 (r)-0.3 0.2

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

32518

0.545 (r)71.0 70.6 (r)68.4 68.8 -12.0 (r)0.0 (r)-0.6 (r)-3.1 0.6

Other basic organic chemical manufacturing

32519

1.599 120.0 (r)120.9 (r)121.7 121.4 0.9 0.9 (r)0.8 (r)0.7 -0.2

Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments

3252

0.789 (r)131.6 136.9 (r)131.7 132.9 -2.8 -1.1 (r)4.0 (r)-3.8 0.9

Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing

32521

0.675 130.9 137.8 (r)131.7 133.2 -2.1 -1.1 5.3 (r)-4.4 1.1

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

3253

0.377 168.5 173.5 175.2 184.2 -14.6 -1.0 3.0 1.0 5.1

Fertilizer manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32531

0.331 119.2 (r)123.3 (r)124.6 131.6 -16.1 -1.1 3.4 (r)1.1 5.6

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

3254

4.400 114.8 (r)119.1 (r)119.4 118.9 4.1 -0.2 (r)3.7 0.3 -0.4

Soap, cleaning compound, and toilet preparation manufacturing

3256

0.440 109.2 108.8 (r)108.8 108.9 0.4 0.0 -0.4 (r)0.0 0.1

Toilet preparation manufacturing

32562

0.292 103.3 102.7 (r)102.7 101.9 -1.3 0.0 -0.6 (r)0.0 -0.8

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

3259

0.423 (r)161.6 159.7 (r)160.0 160.2 7.4 0.1 -1.2 (r)0.2 0.1

All other chemical product and preparation manu. (Dec. 2011=100)

32599

0.241 113.4 111.1 111.6 111.7 8.1 0.2 -2.0 0.5 0.1

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

326

1.949 124.4 (r)123.6 (r)123.4 123.2 -3.0 0.1 (r)-0.6 -0.2 -0.2

Plastics product manufacturing

3261

1.074 120.2 120.0 119.9 119.8 -0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1

Other plastics product manufacturing

32619

0.801 118.2 117.0 116.8 116.7 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.2 -0.1

Rubber product manufacturing

3262

0.875 (r)130.9 (r)129.4 (r)129.0 128.7 -6.2 (r)0.1 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Tire manufacturing

32621

0.604 140.7 (r)138.3 (r)137.8 137.3 -7.1 0.1 (r)-1.7 -0.4 -0.4

Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

327

0.836 129.9 130.2 130.4 130.3 1.1 0.0 0.2 0.2 -0.1

Clay product and refractory manufacturing

3271

0.256 130.3 130.2 130.2 130.2 0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Glass and glass product manufacturing

3272

0.244 120.1 120.3 120.3 120.3 1.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

3279

0.269 127.8 128.4 128.4 128.0 1.2 -0.1 0.5 0.0 -0.3

All other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

32799

0.200 125.3 125.6 125.6 125.5 1.2 -0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Manufactured goods, part 3

33

54.065 107.8 (r)107.8 (r)107.8 107.9 -1.6 -0.2 (r)0.0 0.0 0.1

Primary metal manufacturing

331

4.105 (r)155.0 (r)154.4 (r)156.0 157.2 -9.0 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.4 (r)1.0 0.8

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

3311

1.703 148.1 (r)148.0 (r)149.3 150.1 1.8 1.5 (r)-0.1 (r)0.9 0.5

Alumina and aluminum production and processing

3313

0.528 108.3 108.5 109.5 109.2 -5.1 -1.1 0.2 0.9 -0.3

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production and processing

3314

1.779 206.2 204.2 206.3 209.1 -16.1 -2.1 -1.0 1.0 1.4

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining

33141

1.399 231.3 227.3 230.3 234.4 -22.4 -3.6 -1.7 1.3 1.8

Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying

33142

0.184 194.6 203.2 202.8 202.2 -3.5 0.4 4.4 -0.2 -0.3

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

33149

0.196 197.0 196.4 196.3 196.7 -12.7 -1.3 -0.3 -0.1 0.2

Fabricated metal product manufacturing

332

2.659 126.3 126.3 126.2 126.5 -2.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.2

Cutlery and handtool manufacturing

3322

0.367 116.4 116.6 (r)116.6 116.3 -0.9 0.0 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.3

Hardware manufacturing

3325

0.288 118.9 118.8 (r)118.4 118.4 -0.5 0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.3 0.0

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

3327

0.198 95.8 94.8 94.1 95.5 -4.1 0.1 -1.0 -0.7 1.5

Other fabricated metal product manufacturing

3329

1.244 124.7 124.6 (r)124.7 125.1 -3.2 -0.5 -0.1 (r)0.1 0.3

Metal valve manufacturing

33291

0.730 120.1 119.8 (r)120.1 120.3 -1.5 0.3 -0.2 (r)0.3 0.2

All other fabricated metal product manufacturing

33299

0.514 129.5 129.8 129.7 130.3 -5.1 -1.4 0.2 -0.1 0.5

Machinery manufacturing

333

6.879 121.0 121.7 (r)121.4 121.6 0.0 -0.1 0.6 -0.2 0.2

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing

3331

1.409 117.4 117.7 116.9 117.8 -0.8 0.2 0.3 -0.7 0.8

Agricultural implement manufacturing (Dec. 2007=100)

33311

0.458 108.4 108.9 109.3 111.9 3.0 0.1 0.5 0.4 2.4

Construction machinery manufacturing

33312

0.817 120.0 120.3 (r)120.9 120.9 -1.3 0.2 0.3 (r)0.5 0.0

Industrial machinery manufacturing

3332

0.870 (r)130.8 131.5 131.2 131.0 -0.7 (r)-0.3 (r)0.5 -0.2 -0.2

Industrial machinery manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33324

0.870 100.0 (r)100.5 (r)100.3 100.2 - - (r)0.5 -0.2 -0.1

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

3333

0.549 115.0 114.9 114.8 114.8 -1.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

3334

0.524 126.5 126.5 126.6 126.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

3335

0.612 123.6 (r)127.0 (r)126.7 126.8 1.8 0.0 (r)2.8 -0.2 0.1

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

3336

1.176 123.4 (r)124.3 (r)124.6 124.6 0.5 -0.6 (r)0.7 0.2 0.0

Other general purpose machinery manufacturing

3339

1.740 119.0 119.4 (r)119.3 119.3 0.4 0.1 0.3 (r)-0.1 0.0

Pump and compressor manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33391

0.371 100.0 99.9 100.0 100.1 - - -0.1 0.1 0.1

Material handling equipment manufacturing

33392

0.283 142.6 143.1 (r)143.2 143.3 -0.8 -0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1

All other general purpose machinery manufacturing

33399

1.086 115.9 116.5 (r)116.2 116.2 0.0 0.2 0.5 (r)-0.3 0.0

Computer and electronic product manufacturing

334

15.943 80.5 80.4 (r)80.1 80.1 -1.4 -0.1 -0.1 (r)-0.4 0.0

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

3341

4.838 74.0 73.8 73.6 73.6 -1.6 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3 0.0

Communications equipment manufacturing

3342

4.152 86.5 86.4 86.4 86.0 -2.8 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.5

Audio and video equipment manufacturing

3343

1.712 (r)68.6 (r)68.5 (r)68.5 68.7 -2.6 (r)0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.3

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

3344

2.899 81.8 81.6 (r)81.1 81.5 0.9 0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.6 0.5

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments

3345

2.171 (r)105.4 (r)105.5 (r)104.4 104.6 -0.9 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 (r)-1.0 0.2

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

3346

0.172 47.8 47.7 47.1 47.1 2.4 0.2 -0.2 -1.3 0.0

Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing

335

4.075 118.7 118.4 118.4 118.3 -1.3 -0.3 -0.3 0.0 -0.1

Electric lighting equipment manufacturing

3351

0.471 119.8 119.3 119.2 119.3 -0.9 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 0.1

Lighting fixture manufacturing

33512

0.366 125.0 124.7 124.7 124.7 0.4 0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Household appliance manufacturing

3352

0.923 110.7 109.7 (r)109.6 109.4 -3.4 -0.9 -0.9 (r)-0.1 -0.2

Small electrical appliance manufacturing

33521

0.480 122.7 120.6 (r)120.4 120.5 -1.7 -0.1 -1.7 (r)-0.2 0.1

Major appliance manufacturing

33522

0.443 98.9 99.0 98.9 98.4 -5.5 -1.8 0.1 -0.1 -0.5

Electrical equipment manufacturing

3353

1.295 123.5 123.8 (r)124.0 124.2 0.6 0.0 0.2 (r)0.2 0.2

Other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

3359

1.387 120.3 (r)120.0 119.8 119.5 -1.5 0.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.3

Battery manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

33591

0.200 101.0 100.8 100.8 100.8 -2.3 0.0 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Communication and energy wire and cable manufacturing

33592

0.326 129.4 128.5 (r)127.9 126.8 -1.6 -0.1 -0.7 (r)-0.5 -0.9

Wiring device manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33593

0.163 100.0 (r)98.7 (r)98.5 98.3 - - (r)-1.3 (r)-0.2 -0.2

All other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

33599

0.698 117.8 118.0 118.0 118.0 -0.8 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

Transportation equipment manufacturing

336

14.374 111.7 (r)111.7 (r)111.6 111.6 -0.9 0.0 (r)0.0 -0.1 0.0

Motor vehicle manufacturing

3361

7.689 (r)106.9 (r)107.0 (r)106.9 106.8 -0.7 (r)-0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Automobile and light duty motor vehicle manufacturing

33611

7.260 107.3 107.5 107.5 107.5 -0.5 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

3363

4.539 112.2 112.1 112.0 112.1 -1.8 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Motor vehicle gasoline engine and engine parts manufacturing

33631

0.754 (r)102.7 (r)101.8 (r)101.7 102.7 -1.8 (r)-0.2 -0.9 -0.1 1.0

Motor vehicle electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing

33632

0.697 101.3 (r)102.9 (r)102.9 102.5 -2.9 -0.1 (r)1.6 0.0 -0.4

Motor vehicle brake system manufacturing

33634

0.213 103.3 103.3 (r)102.7 102.7 -2.7 -0.2 0.0 (r)-0.6 0.0

Motor vehicle transmission and power train parts manufacturing

33635

0.789 134.6 132.3 132.3 132.4 -2.6 -0.1 -1.7 0.0 0.1

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

33636

0.342 (r)100.6 (r)100.4 (r)100.1 100.2 -2.7 (r)-0.7 -0.2 -0.3 0.1

Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing

33639

1.425 (r)114.4 114.5 (r)114.4 114.3 -1.0 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

3364

1.681 130.7 (r)130.9 (r)131.0 130.9 0.5 0.0 (r)0.2 (r)0.1 -0.1

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

3369

0.259 122.5 122.1 122.3 122.3 -0.3 0.3 -0.3 0.2 0.0

Furniture and related product manufacturing

337

1.342 114.6 114.9 114.8 115.1 0.7 0.1 0.3 -0.1 0.3

Household and institutional furniture and kitchen cabinet manufacturing

3371

0.997 116.5 116.8 116.7 117.1 0.9 0.0 0.3 -0.1 0.3

Office furniture (including fixtures) manufacturing

3372

0.280 107.4 107.5 (r)107.3 107.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.1 (r)-0.2 0.1

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

4.688 120.9 (r)121.1 (r)121.4 122.2 1.1 -0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

3391

1.273 105.1 (r)105.6 (r)105.3 105.9 2.2 0.0 (r)0.5 (r)-0.3 0.6

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

3.415 (r)126.1 126.2 126.7 127.6 0.7 (r)-0.2 (r)0.1 0.4 0.7

Jewelry and silverware manufacturing

33991

1.548 141.4 141.8 142.9 145.1 1.3 -0.4 0.3 0.8 1.5

Sporting and athletic goods manufacturing

33992

0.321 119.4 119.5 119.5 119.5 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

Doll, toy, and game manufacturing

33993

0.835 107.3 107.5 107.5 107.6 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1

All other miscellaneous manufacturing

33999

0.617 (r)126.3 (r)126.2 (r)126.4 126.2 0.5 (r)0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)0.2 -0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 10, 2014