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: June 2017 to June 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
May
2018(1)
Index Percent change
May
2018
June
2018
Annual Monthly
June
2017
to
June
2018
Feb.
2018
to
Mar.
2018
Mar.
2018
to
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2018
to
May
2018
May
2018
to
June
2018

Live animals; animal products

I

1.387 198.0 191.5 -3.4 1.1 -0.9 0.3 -3.3

Meat and edible meat offal

02

0.376 251.7 250.1 -1.9 0.7 -1.3 0.8 -0.6

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.718 144.6 137.3 -4.6 1.4 -0.1 0.2 -5.0

Vegetable products

II

1.982 217.9 202.3 -9.1 -5.5 -1.9 1.0 -7.2

Edible vegetables, roots, and tubers

07

0.410 424.8 357.4 -23.6 -10.5 -10.1 -2.2 -15.9

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.853 131.6 125.1 -7.1 -3.7 0.7 2.3 -4.9

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

09

0.338 217.5 218.0 -3.8 0.2 -0.6 0.8 0.2

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

III

0.273 104.9 100.2 -13.0 -2.2 -2.1 -3.0 -4.5

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

2.805 167.8 167.3 4.1 0.7 1.5 0.5 -0.3

Sugars and sugar confectionary (Dec. 2012=100)

17

0.194 88.1 88.0 1.6 -0.9 -1.0 -0.9 -0.1

Cocoa and cocoa preparations (Dec. 2009=100)

18

0.214 103.7 101.5 5.3 4.7 1.7 2.3 -2.1

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

20

0.363 170.0 171.3 3.9 0.7 -0.4 0.9 0.8

Miscellaneous edible preparations (Dec. 2017=100)

21

0.204 102.0 102.0 - 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar

22

1.033 131.8 132.0 2.8 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.2

Mineral products

V

11.234 224.1 222.7 33.7 -2.4 3.9 6.2 -0.6

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

27

10.983 222.0 220.6 34.7 -2.6 4.1 6.3 -0.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

9.435 158.0 157.1 3.4 0.0 0.4 0.2 -0.6

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.590 301.9 300.0 7.1 -1.1 1.6 -4.3 -0.6

Organic chemicals

29

2.406 132.8 132.4 7.1 0.0 1.4 0.5 -0.3

Pharmaceutical products

30

4.443 152.4 151.0 1.2 -0.2 0.2 0.7 -0.9

Fertilizers (Dec. 2009=100)

31

0.261 81.9 82.3 12.3 -0.1 -0.1 2.4 0.5

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

32

0.181 107.2 108.0 -0.6 0.3 -0.2 -0.2 0.7

Essential oils and resinoids (Dec. 2016=100)

33

0.574 103.3 102.6 3.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.7

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

0.632 107.0 107.0 3.0 1.4 -0.5 -0.2 0.0

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

3.374 140.9 141.6 1.6 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.5

Plastics and articles thereof

39

2.211 143.2 144.5 2.5 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.9

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.164 138.2 137.8 -0.2 0.2 0.5 -0.3 -0.3

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

VIII

0.633 125.9 125.9 1.9 0.2 0.0 1.1 0.0

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

42

0.599 131.6 131.5 2.1 0.2 0.1 1.2 -0.1

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

IX

1.123 179.7 179.7 16.5 4.4 1.2 3.0 0.0

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

44

1.100 124.3 124.3 16.9 4.5 1.3 3.1 0.0

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.079 116.0 118.8 7.5 0.3 1.8 0.3 2.4

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

48

0.708 107.0 109.0 5.8 0.2 1.3 0.3 1.9

Printed matter (Dec. 2015=100)

49

0.205 106.7 110.6 4.3 0.0 0.8 -0.1 3.7

Textile and textile articles

XI

4.965 114.4 114.5 1.2 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

61

1.985 104.1 104.4 0.9 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.3

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

62

1.677 119.5 120.0 0.9 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4

Made-up or worn textile articles

63

0.632 104.2 103.9 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.3

Headgear, umbrellas, artificial flowers, etc.

XII

1.366 122.0 122.3 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2

Footwear and parts of such articles

64

1.142 120.8 121.2 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3

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

XIII

0.920 132.2 132.2 1.7 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.0

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

68

0.330 99.7 100.4 4.0 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.7

Ceramic products

69

0.254 135.2 135.1 -0.7 -0.1 0.4 0.1 -0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.335 132.3 131.4 1.1 0.5 0.0 -0.1 -0.7

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

XIV

3.045 173.8 174.2 2.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.4 0.2

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.699 185.0 185.9 11.4 1.0 0.4 1.9 0.5

Iron and steel

72

1.359 231.4 230.8 17.5 2.6 3.7 1.5 -0.3

Articles of iron or steel

73

1.601 153.1 153.6 6.7 1.1 -0.2 0.3 0.3

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.438 319.0 328.6 23.5 -1.0 -1.6 8.0 3.0

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.972 144.0 144.0 12.1 1.0 -1.7 5.1 0.0

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

82

0.415 123.1 122.9 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.2 -0.2

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.513 137.6 136.9 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.5

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

XVI

28.634 80.7 80.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

14.021 87.0 86.9 1.3 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1

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

85

14.613 74.8 74.6 -0.9 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.3

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.858 114.3 114.3 0.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

12.671 113.4 113.3 0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1

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

88

1.097 115.5 115.6 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 -0.8 0.1

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

XVIII

3.836 103.1 102.8 1.4 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3

Optical, photographic, measuring and medical instruments

90

3.548 99.6 99.4 1.4 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Clocks and watches and parts thereof

91

0.228 143.8 141.5 -0.7 2.8 -0.7 -1.2 -1.6

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

4.265 112.2 112.4 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2

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

94

2.688 118.1 118.2 1.5 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.1

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

1.297 102.6 102.6 1.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.0

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

96

0.279 128.6 128.9 -0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2016 trade values.

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

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