Table 5 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 5. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: July 2016 to July 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
June
2017(1)
Index Percent change
June
2017
July
2017
Annual Monthly
July
2016
to
July
2017
Mar.
2017
to
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2017
to
May
2017
May
2017
to
June
2017
June
2017
to
July
2017

Live animals; animal products

I

1.536 198.1 196.6 3.6 0.3 1.8 1.2 -0.8

Meat and edible meat offal

02

0.464 255.2 253.9 7.4 1.9 2.8 1.7 -0.5

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.754 143.7 141.2 -0.2 -0.8 0.6 -0.1 -1.7

Vegetable products

II

2.125 222.6 226.3 11.0 2.5 1.5 1.3 1.7

Edible vegetables, roots, and tubers

07

0.411 467.6 529.6 28.8 2.9 1.0 9.8 13.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.911 134.8 130.7 16.9 4.0 3.7 1.1 -3.0

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

09

0.353 226.6 232.5 -1.0 -1.2 -1.1 -1.4 2.6

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.302 115.2 115.2 7.8 -0.5 0.1 1.6 0.0

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

2.700 160.6 161.6 -1.2 -0.4 -0.1 0.5 0.6

Sugars and sugar confectionary (Dec. 2012=100)

17

0.186 86.6 87.4 0.9 0.1 -0.1 0.8 0.9

Cocoa and cocoa preparations (Dec. 2009=100)

18

0.196 96.4 94.5 -18.0 -4.6 -1.7 4.0 -2.0

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts, or other parts of plants

20

0.355 164.7 169.0 6.8 -0.2 0.2 -0.1 2.6

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar

22

1.007 128.3 128.5 0.6 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Mineral products

V

8.784 168.3 169.3 9.6 -0.2 -0.6 -2.4 0.6

Mineral fuels, oils and residuals, bituminous substances and mineral waxes

27

8.516 165.5 166.5 9.4 -0.1 -0.9 -2.7 0.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

9.365 151.9 151.5 3.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.3

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.557 279.2 277.7 7.9 1.4 -0.1 -2.4 -0.5

Organic chemicals

29

2.394 123.6 123.0 2.0 -0.6 0.0 0.2 -0.5

Pharmaceutical products

30

4.366 149.2 148.5 4.7 -0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.5

Fertilizers (Dec. 2009=100)

31

0.259 73.3 72.4 -9.5 -2.9 -3.8 0.1 -1.2

Tanning extracts; dye, pigments, varnish, paints & putty (Dec. 2011=100)

32

0.195 108.6 109.0 7.7 5.0 0.1 1.5 0.4

Essential oils and resinoids (Dec. 2016=100)

33

0.543 99.3 99.8 - -1.0 0.2 0.1 0.5

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

0.686 103.9 105.1 3.5 -0.2 -0.5 0.5 1.2

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

3.454 139.5 139.1 1.5 0.4 0.1 -0.5 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof

39

2.185 140.8 141.6 1.1 0.6 0.1 -0.3 0.6

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.269 138.6 136.0 2.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.7 -1.9

Raw hides, skins, leather, furskins, travel goods, etc

VIII

0.688 123.6 123.7 0.2 -0.2 0.5 0.0 0.1

Articles of leather; travel goods, bags, etc. of various materials

42

0.657 128.8 129.0 0.1 -0.2 0.5 0.0 0.2

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, basketware and wickerwork

IX

0.933 154.3 157.4 11.6 3.8 1.2 -1.3 2.0

Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal (Dec. 2014=100)

44

0.908 106.3 108.5 12.0 3.9 1.2 -1.4 2.1

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.096 110.6 110.8 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, paper or paperboard

48

0.722 103.0 102.9 -1.6 -0.6 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

Printed matter (Dec. 2015=100)

49

0.221 106.0 106.1 5.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Textile and textile articles

XI

5.363 113.1 113.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

61

2.203 103.5 103.6 0.2 0.0 -0.4 0.1 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

62

1.838 118.9 119.0 -0.5 0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.1

Made-up or worn textile articles

63

0.654 103.7 103.7 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Headgear, umbrellas, artificial flowers, etc.

XII

1.528 122.4 122.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1 -0.2

Footwear and parts of such articles

64

1.294 121.5 121.1 -0.6 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.3

Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, ceramics, glass etc.

XIII

0.944 130.0 130.0 -0.9 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.327 96.5 96.4 -2.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.5 -0.1

Ceramic products

69

0.272 136.0 135.7 -1.0 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Glass and glassware

70

0.346 129.9 130.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 -0.1 0.2

Pearls, stones, precious metals, imitation jewelry, and coins

XIV

2.834 170.6 167.3 -5.6 0.4 -1.2 1.2 -1.9

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.551 166.7 166.9 6.6 0.9 -0.3 -0.1 0.1

Iron and steel

72

1.354 195.7 194.1 11.9 1.6 -0.7 -1.1 -0.8

Articles of iron or steel

73

1.699 143.9 144.6 4.8 1.4 0.9 1.3 0.5

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.378 266.0 271.5 12.3 -1.7 -1.9 0.0 2.1

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.806 128.4 128.7 6.5 0.9 -0.4 -0.8 0.2

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.434 122.4 122.6 0.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.522 136.5 136.3 -0.2 0.8 0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Machinery, electrical equipment, TV image and sound recorders, parts, etc.

XVI

29.896 80.5 80.6 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

14.864 85.8 85.9 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1

Electrical machinery and equip, sound and TV recorders & reproducers, parts

85

15.031 75.4 75.5 -0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

14.664 114.1 113.9 0.0 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

13.197 113.1 112.9 0.4 0.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.2

Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (Dec. 2002=100)

88

1.335 115.8 115.7 -2.7 -2.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Optical, photo, measuring, medical & musical instruments; & timepieces

XVIII

3.866 101.4 101.5 -1.6 0.2 -0.1 0.2 0.1

Optical, photographic, measuring and medical instruments

90

3.537 98.0 98.1 -1.9 0.2 -0.2 0.2 0.1

Clocks and watches and parts thereof

91

0.269 142.5 143.9 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.4 1.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

4.295 110.9 111.0 -0.9 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1

Furniture & stuffed furnishings; lamps & lighting fittings, nesoi; prefab bldgs

94

2.656 116.4 116.6 0.0 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

1.363 101.4 101.3 -2.0 -1.3 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

96

0.276 129.7 129.7 -4.1 0.0 0.1 -0.2 0.0

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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