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

Air Freight

Import Air Freight

100.000 193.5 196.5 18.2 -3.3 5.1 7.0 1.6

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

23.876 152.3 154.3 9.6 2.9 0.9 1.3 1.3

Asia

64.217 188.0 191.7 25.4 -7.0 8.2 10.3 2.0

Export Air Freight

100.000 163.0 164.2 3.0 0.2 2.0 0.3 0.7

Europe (Dec. 2006=100)

32.921 147.8 148.1 0.8 0.0 -0.5 0.9 0.2

Inbound Air Freight

100.000 174.3 176.5 13.4 -3.1 2.0 5.0 1.3

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

25.673 138.1 139.1 5.1 3.3 0.0 0.4 0.7

Asia

59.177 165.2 168.2 17.2 -7.0 3.7 7.8 1.8

Outbound Air Freight

100.000 142.2 140.2 0.5 -2.1 3.4 -0.1 -1.4

Europe (Dec. 2003=100)

33.381 148.0 148.6 2.2 -0.3 2.4 0.2 0.4

Asia

42.988 137.1 132.0 -1.6 -4.8 5.8 -0.4 -3.7

Air Passenger Fares

Import Air Passenger Fares

100.000 182.0 177.4 1.2 0.9 -6.5 2.8 -2.5

Europe

43.538 213.6 202.9 7.1 1.9 -14.6 4.9 -5.0

Asia

22.137 131.4 139.4 2.3 -5.6 0.1 2.9 6.1

Latin America/Caribbean

9.769 167.1 153.7 -1.5 4.6 2.3 -0.3 -8.0

Export Air Passenger Fares

100.000 184.1 163.2 9.3 -7.9 3.5 16.2 -11.4

Europe

28.348 225.5 186.8 -3.2 6.9 2.2 6.9 -17.2

Asia

25.081 150.7 120.2 -2.6 -14.4 2.1 14.3 -20.2

Latin America/Caribbean

25.545 204.9 206.1 29.9 -8.0 0.1 22.3 0.6

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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Last Modified Date: June 14, 2018