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 2015 to December 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Nov.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016
Annual Monthly
Dec.
2015
to
Dec.
2016
Aug.
2016
to
Sept.
2016
Sept.
2016
to
Oct.
2016
Oct.
2016
to
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2016
to
Dec.
2016

All commodities

  100.000 120.9 121.4 1.8 0.1 0.4 -0.2 0.4

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

  85.003 98.0 97.9 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

All imports excluding petroleum

  92.097 111.0 110.8 0.0 0.1 -0.2 0.0 -0.2

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  91.413 115.0 114.8 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

6.410 181.9 179.4 4.1 0.4 -0.7 1.3 -1.4

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.981 200.1 196.6 3.4 0.4 -1.0 1.6 -1.7

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.429 140.9 140.5 6.2 0.8 0.5 0.2 -0.3

Industrial supplies & materials

1

22.018 158.6 163.7 10.5 0.1 2.1 -0.9 3.2

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  14.114 141.5 142.4 2.9 -0.3 -0.8 0.4 0.6

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

  13.430 160.0 161.0 2.4 -0.7 -0.6 0.0 0.6

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  8.195 149.6 150.5 4.9 -0.9 -1.2 0.1 0.6

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.236 131.1 132.2 0.3 0.5 -0.2 0.5 0.8

Fuels & lubricants

10

8.588 158.0 169.6 25.0 1.3 6.5 -2.2 7.3

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

7.904 169.2 182.5 26.2 0.9 7.5 -3.0 7.9

Crude

10000

5.612 168.4 187.1 33.7 -0.4 8.1 -5.4 11.1

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

101

0.516 102.5 104.5 16.9 9.2 -3.8 9.3 2.0

Gas-natural

10110

0.424 86.9 88.8 24.0 11.5 -4.6 10.8 2.2

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.559 104.4 105.6 -2.6 -1.1 -0.8 -0.6 1.1

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.742 149.4 150.2 -1.1 -0.1 0.5 -0.2 0.5

Selected building materials

13

1.293 136.5 137.4 2.3 -0.3 -0.1 -0.6 0.7

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

3.475 197.1 199.1 12.4 -1.7 -2.1 0.7 1.0

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.665 143.7 143.8 -1.2 -0.8 -1.3 0.1 0.1

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.696 107.5 107.8 -0.6 0.3 -0.1 -0.4 0.3

Capital goods

2

28.315 88.7 88.5 -1.4 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2

Electric generating equipment

20

3.453 116.0 116.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.2

Nonelectrical machinery

21

22.170 81.1 80.9 -1.7 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2

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

22

2.692 136.3 136.2 -0.6 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

16.107 110.6 110.5 0.0 0.1 0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

27.151 106.4 106.1 -1.0 0.0 0.1 -0.3 -0.3

Nondurables, manufactured

40

12.979 119.3 119.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Durables, manufactured

41

12.688 93.7 93.4 -1.7 -0.1 0.3 -0.5 -0.3

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.484 118.4 115.5 -4.0 0.4 0.1 -0.2 -2.4

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

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

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