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: September 2016 to September 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Aug.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017
Annual Monthly
Sept.
2016
to
Sept.
2017
May
2017
to
June
2017
June
2017
to
July
2017
July
2017
to
Aug.
2017
Aug.
2017
to
Sept.
2017

All commodities

  100.000 123.0 123.8 2.7 -0.2 -0.1 0.6 0.7

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

  84.598 99.1 99.3 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2

All imports excluding petroleum

  91.546 112.2 112.5 1.2 0.1 -0.1 0.3 0.3

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  90.933 116.3 116.7 1.3 0.1 -0.1 0.3 0.3

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.236 182.4 185.7 2.7 1.1 -0.1 0.2 1.8

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.896 200.7 205.7 3.4 1.3 0.1 0.4 2.5

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.340 141.0 139.7 -0.1 0.2 -0.4 -0.3 -0.9

Industrial supplies & materials

1

22.678 169.6 173.7 10.8 -1.4 -0.5 2.3 2.4

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.407 148.6 150.2 5.7 -0.1 -0.4 0.7 1.1

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

  13.645 168.8 171.2 6.3 0.0 -0.4 1.0 1.4

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.565 160.9 164.2 8.6 0.2 -0.1 1.6 2.1

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.659 133.2 132.8 1.7 -0.4 -0.9 -0.4 -0.3

Fuels & lubricants

10

9.067 172.6 179.3 18.2 -3.6 -0.6 4.4 3.9

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

8.454 186.6 195.0 20.1 -3.8 -0.6 5.0 4.5

Crude

10000

5.956 189.9 195.1 18.5 -5.8 0.9 4.4 2.7

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

101

0.459 96.6 91.1 -6.6 -0.7 -2.2 -4.3 -5.7

Gas-natural

10110

0.335 74.6 68.8 -16.3 -0.8 -3.1 -5.9 -7.8

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.545 107.4 106.8 0.9 0.4 0.7 -0.6 -0.6

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.569 152.5 153.1 2.8 -0.5 -0.9 0.0 0.4

Selected building materials

13

1.501 150.6 149.3 8.7 -0.6 1.1 2.2 -0.9

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.538 216.4 226.0 12.9 0.3 -1.4 2.5 4.4

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.754 152.1 154.9 6.5 0.7 0.5 0.7 1.8

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.704 110.4 110.4 2.2 0.1 0.9 0.2 0.0

Capital goods

2

27.498 89.2 89.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1

Electric generating equipment

20

3.320 116.9 117.1 1.0 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.627 81.8 81.8 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0

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

22

2.550 134.2 134.3 -1.5 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.238 110.3 110.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.350 106.9 106.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

13.429 121.5 121.5 1.8 0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Durables, manufactured

41

12.616 93.2 93.1 -0.9 0.0 0.1 0.1 -0.1

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.306 114.4 114.2 -3.6 -1.2 -0.1 -0.4 -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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Last Modified Date: October 17, 2017