Table 8 U.S. International Price Indexes for Selected Transportation Services

Table 8. U.S. international price indexes and percent changes for selected transportation services: May 2016 to May 2017 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Apr.
2017(1)
Index Percent change
Apr.
2017
May
2017
Annual Monthly
May
2016
to
May
2017
Jan.
2017
to
Feb.
2017
Feb.
2017
to
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2017
to
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2017
to
May
2017

Air Freight

Import Air Freight

100.000 163.8 165.0 9.7 -0.2 0.6 0.7 0.7

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

24.565 136.7 136.8 -0.7 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1

Asia

62.746 152.4 152.9 15.7 -0.8 1.1 1.6 0.3

Export Air Freight

100.000 158.6 160.7 4.2 0.5 1.4 -0.3 1.3

Europe (Dec. 2006=100)

32.859 147.0 147.0 1.0 0.5 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Inbound Air Freight

100.000 153.7 155.0 7.8 -0.4 0.3 0.2 0.8

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

26.805 131.1 130.6 -3.5 0.4 -0.5 -0.8 -0.4

Asia

59.865 142.6 143.4 14.4 -1.0 0.7 1.4 0.6

Outbound Air Freight

100.000 137.0 140.2 1.3 -0.6 0.4 -1.7 2.3

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

31.314 145.2 145.2 2.0 -1.6 0.6 0.6 0.0

Asia

45.615 129.0 135.6 3.0 0.1 0.3 -4.0 5.1

Air Passenger Fares

Import Air Passenger Fares

100.000 168.7 175.3 -6.9 -0.8 -4.0 -3.2 3.9

Europe

39.947 182.7 189.5 -14.4 0.3 -8.6 -7.5 3.7

Asia

22.094 128.3 136.2 -2.4 -4.0 -0.4 0.2 6.2

Latin America/Caribbean

10.613 163.5 156.0 8.3 2.3 2.4 0.9 -4.6

Export Air Passenger Fares

100.000 145.3 149.7 2.2 -11.6 3.0 -5.7 3.0

Europe

32.353 190.0 199.7 4.5 5.4 -1.7 -10.1 5.1

Asia

25.920 117.8 130.2 -2.4 -20.5 3.2 -7.6 10.5

Latin America/Caribbean

27.574 167.1 161.0 7.5 -9.6 9.5 -3.6 -3.7

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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