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: December 2016 to December 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017
Annual Monthly
Dec.
2016
to
Dec.
2017
Aug.
2017
to
Sept.
2017
Sept.
2017
to
Oct.
2017
Oct.
2017
to
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2017
to
Dec.
2017

All commodities

  100.000 125.1 125.2 3.0 0.8 0.2 0.8 0.1

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

  83.667 99.6 99.5 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 -0.1

All imports excluding petroleum

  90.433 112.7 112.5 1.3 0.4 0.0 0.2 -0.2

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  89.826 116.8 116.7 1.4 0.3 0.0 0.1 -0.1

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.103 181.5 180.3 0.6 1.8 -0.4 -1.7 -0.7

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.798 200.0 198.5 1.1 2.3 -0.7 -1.9 -0.8

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.306 139.6 138.9 -1.3 -0.4 0.5 -0.9 -0.5

Industrial supplies & materials

1

24.005 182.6 183.8 12.3 3.2 0.6 4.0 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.621 153.3 152.9 7.1 1.2 0.7 1.5 -0.3

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

  13.865 174.4 174.2 8.1 1.5 0.8 1.0 -0.1

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.682 165.8 164.5 9.2 2.2 0.2 0.7 -0.8

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.756 137.7 138.4 4.3 -0.2 1.3 2.6 0.5

Fuels & lubricants

10

10.174 196.9 200.4 18.4 5.7 0.3 8.4 1.8

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

9.567 214.7 219.1 20.6 6.5 0.5 8.1 2.0

Crude

10000

6.789 220.1 225.5 21.4 5.6 3.0 7.4 2.5

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

101

0.457 97.6 93.9 -13.1 -7.8 -2.6 18.4 -3.8

Gas-natural

10110

0.361 81.8 77.8 -15.7 -9.7 -2.4 24.3 -4.9

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.545 109.3 110.1 4.3 -0.1 0.9 0.6 0.7

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.669 158.5 160.1 6.5 0.7 1.7 1.4 1.0

Selected building materials

13

1.504 153.5 151.3 10.2 -0.5 2.1 0.6 -1.4

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.657 227.5 224.3 12.8 4.4 -0.8 1.5 -1.4

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.781 157.0 157.2 8.7 2.0 0.8 0.3 0.1

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.674 110.2 110.3 2.3 -0.1 0.4 -0.1 0.1

Capital goods

2

27.080 89.3 89.3 0.7 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.0

Electric generating equipment

20

3.274 117.2 116.8 0.5 0.2 0.0 0.2 -0.3

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.285 81.8 81.8 0.9 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0

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

22

2.521 134.8 135.0 -1.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.951 110.2 110.2 -0.3 0.1 -0.2 0.1 0.0

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

26.861 106.8 106.7 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.194 121.4 121.5 1.3 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Durables, manufactured

41

12.380 93.0 92.8 -0.9 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.2

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.287 114.6 114.8 -0.4 0.2 0.3 -0.3 0.2

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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