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

Nonmanufactured articles

  6.725 68.0 (r)63.7 (r)67.8 69.6 -29.5 -10.6 (r)-6.3 (r)6.4 2.7

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

11

1.978 179.6 (r)170.4 (r)167.0 167.5 -4.3 1.5 (r)-5.1 (r)-2.0 0.3

Crop production

111

1.581 194.6 182.3 (r)177.2 176.6 -3.9 1.5 -6.3 (r)-2.8 -0.3

Fruit and tree nut farming

1113

0.772 147.7 150.7 (r)149.6 149.0 -6.9 -4.7 2.0 -0.7 -0.4

Animal production (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.227 81.3 82.6 (r)85.1 86.5 -7.9 5.4 1.6 (r)3.0 1.6

Mining

21

4.747 53.9 (r)50.2 (r)55.4 57.4 -35.9 -15.3 (r)-6.9 (r)10.4 3.6

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

212

0.240 (r)93.1 (r)93.2 93.1 98.7 -3.3 (r)-4.4 0.1 (r)-0.1 6.0

Manufactured articles

  92.978 108.3 108.2 (r)108.1 108.3 -3.1 -0.6 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.2

Manufactured goods, part 1

31

12.399 (r)122.8 (r)122.8 (r)122.8 123.4 -1.1 (r)0.0 0.0 (r)0.0 0.5

Food manufacturing

311

3.468 (r)147.4 (r)147.9 (r)148.0 150.7 -2.3 (r)0.1 0.3 (r)0.1 1.8

Grain and oilseed milling

3112

0.473 (r)129.9 (r)131.1 (r)132.7 136.3 0.2 (r)0.5 (r)0.9 (r)1.2 2.7

Starch and vegetable fats and oils manufacturing

31122

0.373 (r)118.3 (r)119.6 (r)121.9 126.0 1.0 (r)1.0 (r)1.1 (r)1.9 3.4

Sugar and confectionery product manufacturing

3113

0.370 147.0 (r)145.8 148.2 148.7 -2.2 -1.1 (r)-0.8 (r)1.6 0.3

Fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing

3114

0.431 139.2 (r)138.7 (r)139.4 139.8 -2.8 -0.2 -0.4 0.5 0.3

Animal slaughtering and processing

3116

0.458 (r)159.0 (r)167.0 (r)161.9 169.6 -6.4 (r)-1.1 (r)5.0 (r)-3.1 4.8

Seafood product preparation and packaging

3117

0.878 151.0 149.8 150.9 155.5 1.6 2.4 -0.8 0.7 3.0

Other food manufacturing

3119

0.456 171.5 171.0 169.6 169.4 -6.5 -2.3 -0.3 -0.8 -0.1

All other food manufacturing (Dec. 2015=100)

31199

0.195 96.9 96.3 95.7 96.2 - -3.1 -0.6 -0.6 0.5

Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing

312

1.124 118.0 118.1 (r)118.7 118.7 1.0 0.2 0.1 (r)0.5 0.0

Beverage manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

3121

1.036 108.7 108.8 (r)109.4 109.4 1.2 0.1 0.1 (r)0.6 0.0

Breweries (Dec. 2006=100)

31212

0.237 122.1 122.4 124.4 124.5 2.0 -0.3 0.2 1.6 0.1

Wineries

31213

0.343 117.0 116.8 (r)117.7 117.9 1.6 0.1 -0.2 (r)0.8 0.2

Distilleries

31214

0.318 117.5 118.1 118.1 117.9 1.5 0.1 0.5 0.0 -0.2

Textile mills (Dec. 2011=100)

313

0.416 99.4 99.1 98.7 98.6 -2.7 0.0 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1

Fabric mills

3132

0.251 132.7 132.1 131.9 131.7 -3.1 -0.2 -0.5 -0.2 -0.2

Textile product mills

314

0.924 110.1 (r)109.7 (r)109.5 109.4 -2.8 -0.6 (r)-0.4 -0.2 -0.1

Textile furnishings mills

3141

0.661 105.5 (r)105.3 (r)105.3 105.2 -3.0 -0.7 (r)-0.2 0.0 -0.1

Curtain and linen mills

31412

0.541 106.1 (r)105.8 (r)105.8 105.7 -3.2 -0.7 (r)-0.3 0.0 -0.1

Other textile product mills (Dec. 2006=100)

3149

0.263 124.5 (r)123.8 (r)123.2 122.7 -2.6 -0.5 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.5 -0.4

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

31499

0.205 95.9 (r)95.2 (r)94.9 94.5 -1.9 -0.5 (r)-0.7 (r)-0.3 -0.4

Apparel manufacturing

315

4.488 111.6 111.6 (r)111.5 111.5 -0.6 0.2 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

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

3152

4.016 110.9 110.9 (r)110.8 110.8 -0.5 0.2 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.0

Men's and boys' cut and sew apparel manufacturing

31522

1.595 (r)113.4 (r)113.3 (r)113.3 113.2 -1.1 (r)0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)0.0 -0.1

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

31524

2.383 100.2 100.2 100.0 100.0 -0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Apparel accessories and other apparel manufacturing

3159

0.354 (r)117.2 (r)117.0 (r)116.4 116.8 -1.7 (r)-0.1 -0.2 (r)-0.5 0.3

Leather and allied product manufacturing

316

1.978 124.0 123.7 (r)123.7 123.8 -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 (r)0.0 0.1

Footwear manufacturing

3162

1.329 122.1 122.1 (r)122.1 122.1 0.1 -0.3 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0

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

3169

0.615 (r)100.0 (r)99.9 99.8 100.2 - (r)0.0 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.4

Manufactured goods, part 2

32

16.704 (r)113.2 (r)112.9 (r)112.3 112.5 -8.2 (r)-2.4 -0.3 (r)-0.5 0.2

Wood product manufacturing

321

0.782 110.9 (r)110.5 (r)111.6 113.8 -1.0 0.1 (r)-0.4 (r)1.0 2.0

Sawmills and wood preservation

3211

0.256 101.0 (r)99.7 102.6 108.0 -2.8 0.8 (r)-1.3 (r)2.9 5.3

Veneer, plywood, and engineered wood product manufacturing

3212

0.265 (r)110.0 (r)109.7 (r)110.1 110.9 0.7 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.3 (r)0.4 0.7

Other wood product manufacturing

3219

0.261 129.9 130.2 (r)130.1 130.2 -1.1 -0.3 0.2 (r)-0.1 0.1

Paper manufacturing

322

1.106 105.4 105.4 (r)105.7 105.3 -3.4 -0.5 0.0 (r)0.3 -0.4

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

3221

0.568 100.8 100.8 (r)100.5 99.8 -4.7 -0.5 0.0 (r)-0.3 -0.7

Paper mills

32212

0.377 95.1 (r)95.6 (r)95.4 95.4 -3.4 -0.8 (r)0.5 -0.2 0.0

Converted paper product manufacturing

3222

0.538 113.5 113.7 (r)114.7 114.6 -2.1 -0.5 0.2 (r)0.9 -0.1

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

32222

0.276 106.8 107.1 (r)106.5 106.5 -5.6 -0.8 0.3 (r)-0.6 0.0

Petroleum and coal products manufacturing

324

1.548 60.5 56.1 (r)56.7 58.7 -39.1 -18.6 -7.3 (r)1.1 3.5

Chemical manufacturing

325

9.680 (r)131.0 (r)131.9 (r)130.6 130.4 -2.8 (r)-0.1 0.7 (r)-1.0 -0.2

Basic chemical manufacturing

3251

2.434 (r)135.3 (r)134.9 133.0 132.2 -10.1 (r)-2.2 (r)-0.3 (r)-1.4 -0.6

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

32518

0.545 60.7 (r)60.0 (r)56.5 55.8 -23.1 -5.9 (r)-1.2 (r)-5.8 -1.2

Other basic organic chemical manufacturing

32519

1.686 (r)104.4 (r)104.6 (r)104.4 103.9 -5.0 (r)-0.8 (r)0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.5

Resin, synthetic rubber, and artificial synthetic fibers and filaments

3252

0.831 (r)119.1 116.1 (r)116.6 118.0 -9.3 (r)-1.2 (r)-2.5 (r)0.4 1.2

Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing

32521

0.719 120.2 116.8 (r)117.2 118.5 -10.1 -1.0 -2.8 (r)0.3 1.1

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

3253

0.346 (r)140.5 (r)140.5 (r)136.4 136.3 -21.0 (r)-7.3 (r)0.0 (r)-2.9 -0.1

Fertilizer manufacturing (Dec. 2008=100)

32531

0.287 (r)96.0 (r)96.2 (r)93.1 93.0 -23.9 (r)-8.7 (r)0.2 (r)-3.2 -0.1

Pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing

3254

5.024 (r)125.0 (r)127.4 (r)126.1 125.8 4.3 (r)2.1 1.9 -1.0 -0.2

Soap, cleaning compound, and toilet preparation manufacturing

3256

0.542 (r)106.5 (r)105.8 (r)104.5 105.0 -5.1 (r)-1.7 (r)-0.7 (r)-1.2 0.5

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

3259

0.425 151.8 (r)152.8 (r)153.1 153.3 -3.4 -2.1 0.7 0.2 0.1

Plastics and rubber products manufacturing

326

2.320 117.2 117.3 (r)116.6 116.0 -3.2 -0.9 0.1 (r)-0.6 -0.5

Plastics product manufacturing

3261

1.297 116.1 (r)116.3 116.1 115.3 -2.7 -1.4 (r)0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.7

Other plastics product manufacturing

32619

0.956 116.6 (r)116.7 (r)116.4 116.2 -0.2 0.1 (r)0.1 -0.3 -0.2

Rubber product manufacturing

3262

1.023 119.6 (r)119.6 (r)118.3 117.9 -3.8 -0.3 (r)0.0 (r)-1.1 -0.3

Tire manufacturing

32621

0.686 125.1 125.0 (r)123.0 122.4 -5.1 -0.6 -0.1 (r)-1.6 -0.5

Nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

327

1.063 130.2 130.1 130.0 129.6 -0.5 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.3

Clay product and refractory manufacturing

3271

0.314 128.3 128.3 127.4 127.4 -0.8 0.3 0.0 -0.7 0.0

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

32711

0.203 100.7 100.7 99.7 99.7 -0.6 0.4 0.0 -1.0 0.0

Other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

3279

0.348 129.4 129.3 (r)129.6 128.4 -0.8 -0.7 -0.1 (r)0.2 -0.9

All other nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing

32799

0.269 126.8 126.7 (r)127.1 127.5 1.3 -0.5 -0.1 (r)0.3 0.3

Manufactured goods, part 3

33

63.875 103.2 103.2 103.3 103.3 -2.2 -0.3 0.0 0.1 0.0

Primary metal manufacturing

331

4.032 (r)117.9 (r)118.1 (r)121.4 123.3 -12.7 -2.2 0.2 2.8 1.6

Iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing

3311

1.572 (r)104.6 103.7 (r)104.0 108.1 -15.5 (r)-4.4 (r)-0.9 (r)0.3 3.9

Alumina and aluminum production and processing

3313

0.544 92.1 91.1 92.2 91.4 -15.9 -1.5 -1.1 1.2 -0.9

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) production and processing

3314

1.812 (r)159.0 (r)161.4 (r)170.9 171.6 -9.1 (r)-0.2 1.5 (r)5.9 0.4

Nonferrous metal (except aluminum) smelting and refining

33141

1.441 (r)176.3 (r)179.9 (r)192.0 193.0 -8.2 (r)0.2 2.0 6.7 0.5

Copper rolling, drawing, extruding, and alloying

33142

0.154 153.0 151.9 (r)154.5 153.6 -13.8 -3.2 -0.7 (r)1.7 -0.6

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

33149

0.218 160.4 160.1 165.8 165.8 -11.6 -0.1 -0.2 3.6 0.0

Fabricated metal product manufacturing

332

3.195 123.3 122.9 122.6 122.5 -2.9 -0.5 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Cutlery and handtool manufacturing

3322

0.450 115.1 115.2 115.3 115.3 -1.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0

Hardware manufacturing

3325

0.360 117.8 117.6 117.4 117.5 -1.3 -0.8 -0.2 -0.2 0.1

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

3327

0.239 88.6 88.5 (r)87.5 87.6 -5.1 0.0 -0.1 (r)-1.1 0.1

Other fabricated metal product manufacturing

3329

1.527 121.2 120.6 120.4 120.0 -3.3 -0.6 -0.5 -0.2 -0.3

Metal valve manufacturing

33291

0.904 115.1 114.7 114.5 113.8 -5.0 -1.0 -0.3 -0.2 -0.6

All other fabricated metal product manufacturing

33299

0.623 128.6 (r)127.6 127.5 127.5 -0.8 0.1 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.1 0.0

Machinery manufacturing

333

7.910 117.2 (r)117.0 (r)116.6 116.7 -1.8 -0.4 (r)-0.2 -0.3 0.1

Agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing

3331

1.590 112.3 112.3 (r)112.4 112.7 -2.8 -0.8 0.0 (r)0.1 0.3

Construction machinery manufacturing

33312

0.928 116.9 117.1 117.1 117.2 -2.3 -1.5 0.2 0.0 0.1

Industrial machinery manufacturing

3332

1.016 124.0 123.7 (r)122.3 124.0 2.6 -0.5 -0.2 (r)-1.1 1.4

Industrial machinery manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33324

1.016 94.9 94.6 (r)93.5 94.8 2.6 -0.4 -0.3 (r)-1.2 1.4

Commercial and service industry machinery manufacturing

3333

0.618 108.5 108.6 (r)108.5 108.0 -4.4 -0.7 0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.5

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

3334

0.689 122.9 121.6 (r)120.9 121.1 -2.8 -0.5 -1.1 (r)-0.6 0.2

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

3335

0.660 121.7 122.0 121.5 121.6 -1.2 0.0 0.2 -0.4 0.1

Engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing

3336

1.249 (r)120.2 (r)119.6 (r)119.2 118.6 -2.6 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.5 (r)-0.3 -0.5

Other general purpose machinery manufacturing

3339

2.088 117.5 (r)117.6 (r)117.1 116.8 -1.5 -0.2 (r)0.1 (r)-0.4 -0.3

Pump and compressor manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33391

0.441 97.4 95.8 95.7 95.8 -3.9 -0.3 -1.6 -0.1 0.1

Material handling equipment manufacturing

33392

0.319 141.1 141.4 (r)141.6 141.5 -2.9 -0.1 0.2 (r)0.1 -0.1

All other general purpose machinery manufacturing

33399

1.328 114.9 (r)115.6 (r)114.8 114.4 -0.3 -0.1 (r)0.6 (r)-0.7 -0.3

Computer and electronic product manufacturing

334

18.602 77.1 77.1 76.9 76.8 -2.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

3341

5.166 71.2 71.1 71.1 71.1 -2.5 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Communications equipment manufacturing

3342

5.326 83.2 (r)83.3 (r)82.9 82.7 -0.8 -0.1 (r)0.1 (r)-0.5 -0.2

Audio and video equipment manufacturing

3343

1.762 64.2 63.3 (r)63.4 63.1 -3.1 -0.2 -1.4 (r)0.2 -0.5

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

3344

3.442 78.0 (r)77.8 (r)77.7 77.4 -3.4 -0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.1 -0.4

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments

3345

2.649 (r)102.8 (r)103.5 (r)103.2 103.1 -0.5 (r)-0.3 (r)0.7 -0.3 -0.1

Manufacturing and reproducing magnetic and optical media

3346

0.256 41.7 (r)41.7 (r)41.4 41.0 -8.7 -0.5 (r)0.0 -0.7 -1.0

Electrical equipment, appliance, and component manufacturing

335

5.013 116.5 116.0 115.9 114.9 -2.4 0.3 -0.4 -0.1 -0.9

Electric lighting equipment manufacturing

3351

0.657 (r)117.4 117.8 (r)117.4 117.2 -1.0 0.9 (r)0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Lighting fixture manufacturing

33512

0.544 (r)125.4 125.8 (r)125.3 125.1 -1.1 0.2 (r)0.3 (r)-0.4 -0.2

Household appliance manufacturing

3352

1.160 109.1 (r)108.6 108.6 105.8 -2.8 0.6 -0.5 (r)0.0 -2.6

Small electrical appliance manufacturing

33521

0.559 116.9 (r)116.7 116.9 116.5 -1.9 -0.3 (r)-0.2 (r)0.2 -0.3

Major appliance manufacturing

33522

0.601 100.8 100.0 100.0 95.3 -3.4 1.7 -0.8 0.0 -4.7

Other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

3359

1.661 117.2 (r)116.1 (r)116.0 115.4 -3.2 -0.4 (r)-0.9 -0.1 -0.5

Battery manufacturing (Dec. 2009=100)

33591

0.258 (r)96.0 (r)94.9 (r)94.9 93.5 -2.9 (r)-0.2 (r)-1.1 (r)0.0 -1.5

Wiring device manufacturing (Dec. 2013=100)

33593

0.193 100.6 100.5 (r)100.4 100.9 -0.1 -0.3 -0.1 (r)-0.1 0.5

All other electrical equipment and component manufacturing

33599

0.816 117.7 (r)117.4 (r)117.4 117.4 -1.5 -0.2 -0.3 0.0 0.0

Transportation equipment manufacturing

336

17.730 (r)109.5 (r)109.4 (r)109.5 109.7 -0.5 (r)-0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.2

Motor vehicle manufacturing

3361

9.255 105.3 (r)105.3 105.3 105.4 0.0 0.0 (r)0.0 (r)0.0 0.1

Automobile and light duty motor vehicle manufacturing

33611

8.538 105.3 (r)105.3 (r)105.4 105.4 -0.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 0.1 0.0

Heavy duty truck manufacturing (Dec. 2015=100)

33612

0.717 100.6 100.6 100.6 100.6 - 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

3363

5.524 (r)107.8 (r)107.5 (r)107.7 108.2 -1.6 (r)-0.5 -0.3 0.2 0.5

Motor vehicle gasoline engine and engine parts manufacturing

33631

0.923 (r)100.0 (r)100.3 (r)100.6 100.6 0.3 (r)0.8 0.3 0.3 0.0

Motor vehicle electrical and electronic equipment manufacturing

33632

0.903 98.3 98.0 97.9 98.0 -2.3 -1.0 -0.3 -0.1 0.1

Motor vehicle brake system manufacturing

33634

0.244 (r)94.8 (r)94.9 95.0 95.0 -1.0 (r)0.2 0.1 (r)0.1 0.0

Motor vehicle transmission and power train parts manufacturing

33635

0.873 123.9 122.7 (r)123.7 124.9 -4.5 -1.4 -1.0 (r)0.8 1.0

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

33636

0.424 96.6 96.6 (r)96.5 97.1 -2.0 -0.5 0.0 (r)-0.1 0.6

Other motor vehicle parts manufacturing

33639

1.749 110.8 110.6 (r)110.7 111.3 -0.9 -0.6 -0.2 (r)0.1 0.5

Aerospace product and parts manufacturing

3364

2.462 132.1 (r)132.2 (r)132.2 132.3 0.6 0.3 (r)0.1 (r)0.0 0.1

Other transportation equipment manufacturing

3369

0.298 (r)118.8 (r)118.8 (r)118.7 118.9 -1.4 (r)-0.2 (r)0.0 -0.1 0.2

Furniture and related product manufacturing

337

1.707 115.3 115.2 115.1 115.1 -0.8 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Household and institutional furniture and kitchen cabinet manufacturing

3371

1.273 116.4 116.2 116.2 116.2 -0.9 0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Office furniture (including fixtures) manufacturing

3372

0.357 111.3 111.2 110.9 110.9 0.2 0.8 -0.1 -0.3 0.0

Miscellaneous manufacturing

339

5.685 119.1 (r)119.7 (r)120.0 119.8 -0.2 0.2 (r)0.5 0.3 -0.2

Medical equipment and supplies manufacturing

3391

1.587 105.0 (r)106.2 (r)106.2 106.2 1.2 0.3 (r)1.1 (r)0.0 0.0

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

3399

4.098 123.6 123.9 124.3 124.0 -0.8 0.2 0.2 0.3 -0.2

Jewelry and silverware manufacturing

33991

1.981 138.1 138.4 139.4 138.8 -0.9 0.2 0.2 0.7 -0.4

Sporting and athletic goods manufacturing

33992

0.363 (r)119.3 (r)119.5 119.4 119.5 -0.7 (r)0.1 0.2 (r)-0.1 0.1

Doll, toy, and game manufacturing

33993

0.920 105.2 105.0 105.0 105.0 -1.2 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.0

All other miscellaneous manufacturing

33999

0.720 124.4 125.1 (r)125.1 125.3 0.4 0.5 0.6 (r)0.0 0.2

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: May 12, 2016