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: March 2017 to March 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2018(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2017
to
Mar.
2018
Nov.
2017
to
Dec.
2017
Dec.
2017
to
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2018
to
Feb.
2018
Feb.
2018
to
Mar.
2018

Air Freight

Import Air Freight

100.000 181.2 181.2 11.4 -2.7 -2.3 1.9 0.0

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

24.935 148.9 150.1 9.8 0.1 0.4 3.0 0.8

Asia

62.502 171.3 171.0 14.0 -4.3 -3.5 1.2 -0.2

Export Air Freight

100.000 159.3 166.1 4.4 -6.2 -0.2 0.2 4.3

Europe (Dec. 2006=100)

33.553 147.2 146.3 -0.5 -1.7 -0.3 0.0 -0.6

Inbound Air Freight

100.000 168.3 166.7 8.7 -1.8 0.1 0.2 -1.0

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

26.455 137.4 139.3 5.4 3.4 1.1 3.3 1.4

Asia

58.180 156.8 153.4 9.1 -4.2 -2.7 -1.4 -2.2

Outbound Air Freight

100.000 137.6 142.2 2.0 -1.1 -0.2 -2.1 3.3

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

33.633 144.3 147.7 2.3 -1.9 0.0 -0.3 2.4

Asia

42.204 130.2 137.7 2.5 -0.2 0.1 -4.8 5.8

Air Passenger Fares

Import Air Passenger Fares

100.000 189.3 177.0 1.5 6.5 -3.2 0.9 -6.5

Europe

46.770 238.5 203.7 3.1 -1.0 7.9 1.9 -14.6

Asia

20.667 127.6 127.7 -0.2 17.6 -11.1 -5.6 0.1

Latin America/Caribbean

9.211 163.8 167.6 3.4 10.8 -13.0 4.6 2.3

Export Air Passenger Fares

100.000 153.0 159.5 2.4 3.3 4.7 -7.9 4.2

Europe

31.241 206.4 210.9 2.7 -5.2 -5.1 6.9 2.2

Asia

25.893 129.2 131.9 4.4 12.5 12.5 -14.4 2.1

Latin America/Caribbean

25.104 167.3 168.6 0.7 3.4 7.3 -8.0 0.8

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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