The International Price Program (IPP) produces Import/Export Price Indexes (MXP) containing data on changes in the prices of nonmilitary goods and services traded between the U.S. and the rest of the world.
Prices for U.S. imports increased 0.4 percent in September following a 0.3-percent
decrease in August. Export prices rose 0.1 percent in September, after increasing 0.4
percent the previous month. Over the past year, import prices advanced 9.2 percent and
export prices rose 16.3 percent.
HTML | PDF | RSS | Charts
U.S. terms of trade with China declined 0.2 percent in August 2021, after decreasing 0.3 percent in July. In both months, higher import prices from China more than offset rising export prices to China. Despite the recent drops, U.S. terms of trade with China rose 8.0 percent over the past year. read more »
This article details price movements for petroleum products in the context of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. read more »