Table 1 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by End Use

Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: April 2016 to April 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Mar.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Mar.
2017
Apr.
2017
Annual Monthly
Apr.
2016
to
Apr.
2017
Dec.
2016
to
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2017
to
Feb.
2017
Feb.
2017
to
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2017
to
Apr.
2017

All commodities

  100.000 122.8 123.4 4.1 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.5

All imports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  84.519 98.7 99.0 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3

All imports excluding petroleum

  91.242 111.6 112.0 1.4 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.4

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  90.606 115.7 116.0 1.1 -0.1 0.4 0.2 0.3

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.087 177.8 178.4 3.3 -1.3 1.0 -0.5 0.3

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.736 193.8 194.9 3.3 -1.9 1.2 -0.6 0.6

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.351 141.9 141.3 3.4 1.0 0.2 -0.4 -0.4

Industrial supplies & materials

1

22.863 170.8 172.7 19.2 2.9 1.0 0.5 1.1

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.105 147.2 148.5 7.9 1.2 1.0 1.0 0.9

Industrial supplies & materials excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  13.469 166.8 168.1 6.9 0.6 1.4 1.5 0.8

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.373 157.0 158.6 9.0 0.7 1.9 1.6 1.0

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.096 134.8 135.8 6.5 1.9 -0.4 0.1 0.7

Fuels & lubricants

10

9.394 178.6 181.5 42.7 6.1 0.4 -0.9 1.6

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

8.758 193.0 196.1 43.8 5.7 0.9 -0.4 1.6

Crude

10000

6.220 198.0 204.0 46.9 4.5 2.3 -0.2 3.0

Fuels, n.e.s.-coals & gas

101

0.482 101.3 104.4 45.0 13.7 -8.1 -10.2 3.1

Gas-natural

10110

0.359 79.9 83.1 48.9 11.6 -10.2 -13.6 4.0

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.534 105.1 106.7 -0.5 -0.3 -0.2 0.0 1.5

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.630 154.4 155.0 4.3 0.5 0.7 1.5 0.4

Selected building materials

13

1.416 141.9 145.6 7.1 1.1 0.9 1.3 2.6

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.509 214.3 215.5 17.8 1.2 3.6 2.8 0.6

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.692 146.5 148.6 2.6 0.1 0.6 0.5 1.4

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.688 109.2 109.4 0.7 0.0 0.8 0.5 0.2

Capital goods

2

27.423 88.8 88.9 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Electric generating equipment

20

3.305 116.2 116.1 0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.2 -0.1

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.507 81.2 81.4 -0.4 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

2.611 137.1 136.9 -0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.230 110.1 110.7 0.4 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.5

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.397 107.0 107.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 -0.1 0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.449 121.5 121.6 1.5 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.1

Durables, manufactured

41

12.636 93.2 93.3 -1.1 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.1

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.313 114.9 116.3 -1.8 0.1 2.6 -3.0 1.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2015 trade values.

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

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