Table 1. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: July 2017 to July 2018 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
June
2018(1)
Index Percent change
Apr.
2018
May
2018
June
2018
July
2018
Annual Monthly
July
2017
to
July
2018
Mar.
2018
to
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2018
to
May
2018
May
2018
to
June
2018
June
2018
to
July
2018

All commodities

  100.000 127.1 128.2 (r)128.1 128.1 4.8 0.5 0.9 (r)-0.1 0.0

All imports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  82.453 100.6 100.8 (r)100.6 100.5 1.6 0.1 0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.1

All imports excluding petroleum

  88.970 113.8 113.9 (r)113.5 113.4 1.3 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.4 -0.1

All imports excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  88.363 117.9 118.1 117.8 117.5 1.3 0.1 0.2 -0.3 -0.3

All commodities, excluding computers semiconductors, & petrol (Dec. 2001=100)

  81.466 126.8 126.9 (r)126.5 126.4 1.4 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.3 -0.1

All commodities, excluding computers, semiconductors & fuels (Mar. 2003=100)

  80.860 125.0 125.3 (r)124.9 124.6 1.5 0.1 0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.2

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

5.910 182.2 (r)182.9 (r)178.2 175.0 -3.8 -0.3 0.4 -2.6 -1.8

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

4.631 199.4 200.7 (r)195.0 190.3 -4.8 -0.4 0.7 (r)-2.8 -2.4

Green coffee, cocoa beans, sugar

000

0.334 202.9 206.1 204.6 202.2 -4.0 0.7 1.6 -0.7 -1.2

Green coffee (Dec. 2007=100)

00000

0.208 121.0 122.5 122.7 120.8 -8.1 -0.3 1.2 0.2 -1.5

Other agricultural foods

001

4.026 (r)199.4 199.9 (r)193.8 189.6 -5.0 (r)-0.6 0.3 (r)-3.1 -2.2

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products

00100

0.509 262.7 (r)264.8 (r)261.2 261.9 -2.3 -1.3 (r)0.8 (r)-1.4 0.3

Fruit and fruit preparations including frozen juices

00120

0.839 (r)144.0 (r)147.3 (r)140.7 126.7 -13.0 (r)1.1 2.3 (r)-4.5 -10.0

Vegetables and vegetable preparations

00130

0.461 310.5 307.3 272.8 275.8 -14.0 -7.1 -1.0 -11.2 1.1

Food oils & oilseeds (Dec. 2007=100)

00150

0.255 81.1 79.2 76.0 75.2 -12.0 -1.6 -2.3 -4.0 -1.1

Bakery & confectionery products

00160

0.503 (r)189.1 (r)188.3 (r)188.2 187.9 5.8 (r)3.2 -0.4 -0.1 -0.2

Other animal & vegetable preparations & products (Dec. 2015=100)

00180

0.634 (r)102.7 (r)103.0 (r)102.8 102.7 3.5 (r)0.0 0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Wine, beer, & related products

00190

0.495 131.1 131.7 (r)132.1 132.0 2.9 0.4 0.5 (r)0.3 -0.1

Feedstuff and foodgrains (Dec. 2013=100)

002

0.271 79.0 (r)82.6 (r)80.7 75.0 -2.5 2.5 (r)4.6 (r)-2.3 -7.1

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

1.279 (r)143.4 (r)143.0 (r)140.4 141.2 -0.1 0.1 -0.3 (r)-1.8 0.6

Fish & shellfish

01000

0.881 (r)147.5 (r)146.8 (r)142.9 143.6 -1.7 (r)0.0 (r)-0.5 (r)-2.7 0.5

Distilled alcoholic beverages

01010

0.353 130.4 130.4 130.5 131.4 2.0 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials

1

26.151 (r)192.4 (r)198.6 (r)199.9 200.2 20.9 (r)2.1 (r)3.2 (r)0.7 0.2

Industrial supplies & materials excluding petroleum

  15.177 159.2 159.3 (r)159.6 159.1 8.2 0.6 0.1 (r)0.2 -0.3

Industrial supplies & materials excluding fuels (Dec. 2001=100)

  14.503 181.1 182.5 (r)182.9 181.0 8.3 0.6 0.8 (r)0.2 -1.0

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  9.301 172.3 (r)174.8 (r)175.3 172.5 9.0 0.3 (r)1.5 (r)0.3 -1.6

Industrial supplies & materials nondurable excluding petroleum

  5.820 (r)142.9 (r)140.0 (r)139.8 142.4 7.0 (r)0.9 -2.0 (r)-0.1 1.9

Fuels & lubricants

10

11.637 (r)211.6 (r)225.3 (r)228.2 231.9 40.7 (r)4.0 (r)6.5 (r)1.3 1.6

Petroleum & petroleum products

100

11.030 (r)231.2 (r)249.2 (r)252.7 255.0 43.6 (r)4.3 (r)7.8 (r)1.4 0.9

Crude

10000

7.943 (r)243.5 (r)265.0 (r)266.3 269.4 48.1 (r)5.7 (r)8.8 (r)0.5 1.2

Fuel oil

10010

1.105 169.9 180.4 187.5 192.0 27.4 -1.6 6.2 3.9 2.4

Other petroleum products

10020

1.828 225.7 234.2 (r)243.8 240.4 36.6 3.3 3.8 (r)4.1 -1.4

Fuels, n.e.s.-coals & gas

101

0.425 102.7 85.3 (r)84.6 102.3 6.8 -1.0 -16.9 (r)-0.8 20.9

Gas-natural

10110

0.248 83.5 62.9 (r)57.7 78.9 -0.5 -1.9 -24.7 (r)-8.3 36.7

Gaseous natural gas (Dec. 2001=100)

  0.248 94.5 74.8 (r)68.2 94.3 -6.7 -1.0 -20.8 (r)-8.8 38.3

Paper & paper base stocks

11

0.575 (r)116.4 (r)116.8 (r)118.6 120.3 11.4 (r)2.8 (r)0.3 (r)1.5 1.4

Woodpulp (Dec. 2009=100)

110

0.169 126.4 127.2 (r)129.5 130.3 16.3 5.1 0.6 (r)1.8 0.6

Newsprint & other paper products

111

0.405 106.0 (r)106.2 (r)107.7 109.6 9.5 2.0 (r)0.2 (r)1.4 1.8

Coated and uncoated paper/paperboard

11110

0.352 (r)114.0 (r)114.2 (r)115.9 116.6 6.5 (r)1.0 (r)0.2 (r)1.5 0.6

Materials associated with nondurable supplies & materials

12

4.700 (r)163.8 (r)163.0 (r)162.5 162.5 6.6 (r)0.9 -0.5 (r)-0.3 0.0

Agricultural products used for industrial supplies and materials

120

0.519 (r)191.8 (r)189.5 (r)186.0 183.0 0.3 (r)-0.7 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.8 -1.6

Other agricultural products (tobacco, waxes, nonfood oils)

12070

0.365 (r)186.6 (r)184.1 180.7 178.2 2.6 (r)-0.8 (r)-1.3 (r)-1.8 -1.4

Textile supplies & related materials

121

0.660 140.7 (r)140.2 (r)138.9 139.2 4.5 0.7 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.9 0.2

Synthetic cloth, fabric, and thread

12135

0.284 141.3 (r)140.2 (r)137.6 138.2 9.7 1.6 (r)-0.8 (r)-1.9 0.4

Finished textile industrial supplies (Dec. 2011=100)

12150

0.218 103.9 103.8 103.6 103.9 1.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 0.3

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

3.460 167.7 (r)167.0 (r)167.2 167.5 8.3 1.3 (r)-0.4 (r)0.1 0.2

Plastic materials

12500

0.726 171.1 169.2 (r)170.0 170.1 2.5 -1.8 -1.1 (r)0.5 0.1

Fertilizers, pesticides & insecticides (Dec. 2007=100)

12510

0.564 (r)131.8 (r)129.3 (r)128.8 131.2 8.8 (r)-0.1 (r)-1.9 (r)-0.4 1.9

Industrial inorganic chemicals (Dec. 2016=100)

12530

0.347 119.1 119.5 (r)119.6 120.4 17.0 3.5 0.3 (r)0.1 0.7

Industrial organic chemicals (Dec. 2012=100)

12540

1.269 99.6 (r)99.9 (r)99.9 99.0 13.7 4.4 (r)0.3 (r)0.0 -0.9

Other chemicals (coloring agents)

12550

0.554 133.8 133.7 134.3 135.1 0.4 -1.3 -0.1 0.4 0.6

Selected building materials

13

1.717 159.0 162.1 (r)162.5 159.0 7.9 1.0 1.9 (r)0.2 -2.2

Lumber and other unfinished building materials

130

0.924 173.5 179.6 183.2 178.8 16.2 0.8 3.5 2.0 -2.4

Lumber & wood in the rough

13000

0.501 209.0 221.6 229.3 219.3 26.0 1.4 6.0 3.5 -4.4

Stone, sand, cement and lime (Dec. 2001=100)

13020

0.265 140.0 140.1 141.5 141.3 5.0 0.1 0.1 1.0 -0.1

Building materials, finished

131

0.793 145.6 146.0 (r)143.4 140.9 0.0 1.1 0.3 (r)-1.8 -1.7

Other finished building materials

13110

0.526 149.5 150.0 (r)146.3 142.3 0.1 1.7 0.3 (r)-2.5 -2.7

Nontextile floor & wall coverings; mach. parts of china (Dec. 2007=100)

13120

0.184 117.9 117.9 117.9 118.0 -1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1

Unfinished metals related to durable goods

14

4.037 240.0 243.9 (r)245.5 238.4 12.9 0.5 1.6 (r)0.7 -2.9

Steelmaking & ferroalloying matls

140

0.335 263.3 262.0 (r)263.6 263.0 17.3 3.9 -0.5 (r)0.6 -0.2

Iron & steel mill products

141

1.023 214.8 (r)220.3 (r)218.9 219.7 19.1 3.5 (r)2.6 (r)-0.6 0.4

Major nonferrous metals-crude

142

2.679 240.0 243.7 246.4 235.4 10.3 -1.0 1.5 1.1 -4.5

Bauxite, alumina, aluminum, and products thereof

14200

0.718 141.6 152.6 152.6 148.2 14.7 -2.5 7.8 0.0 -2.9

Copper (Dec. 2017=100)

14220

0.261 102.6 102.8 108.7 96.8 - -2.0 0.2 5.7 -10.9

Nickel (Dec. 2007=100)

14240

0.116 48.5 49.8 55.0 49.3 49.4 1.0 2.7 10.4 -10.4

Tin (Dec. 2010=100)

14250

0.032 83.3 84.2 82.6 77.8 -2.3 -2.1 1.1 -1.9 -5.8

Zinc (Dec. 2008=100)

14260

0.110 270.1 255.7 264.2 235.8 1.6 -0.8 -5.3 3.3 -10.7

Nonmonetary gold

14270

0.792 486.9 478.5 473.6 457.7 2.5 0.7 -1.7 -1.0 -3.4

Other precious metals

14280

0.473 157.1 158.1 161.7 154.8 8.5 -1.9 0.6 2.3 -4.3

Finished metals related to durable goods

15

1.817 (r)161.7 (r)164.6 (r)163.5 162.8 7.7 -0.4 1.8 (r)-0.7 -0.4

Iron & steel products, except advanced manufacturing

150

0.442 (r)164.0 164.7 (r)167.0 166.9 11.9 (r)-2.1 (r)0.4 (r)1.4 -0.1

Iron & steel advanced manufacturing

151

0.476 (r)155.8 (r)155.8 (r)155.5 154.9 6.2 0.8 (r)0.0 (r)-0.2 -0.4

Finished metals shapes and advanced manufacturing

152

0.899 169.2 174.9 (r)171.6 170.7 6.6 -0.1 3.4 (r)-1.9 -0.5

Nonmetals related to durable goods

16

1.668 (r)112.0 112.2 113.2 113.7 3.5 0.4 (r)0.2 0.9 0.4

Finished nonmetals (boxes, belting, glass, etc.)

161

1.499 108.4 108.5 109.6 110.0 2.9 0.4 0.1 1.0 0.4

Other finished nonmetals (boxes, belting, glass, etc.)

16120

1.477 125.0 125.2 126.4 126.9 2.8 0.4 0.2 1.0 0.4

Capital goods

2

26.440 89.7 89.6 89.5 89.4 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Capital goods, excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  18.928 113.8 113.8 (r)113.6 113.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.2 0.0

Electric generating equipment

20

3.212 117.8 118.2 117.9 117.9 1.1 0.1 0.3 -0.3 0.0

Generators, transformers & access

20000

1.025 127.3 127.7 127.5 127.4 0.8 0.1 0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Electric apparatus & parts, n.e.s.

20005

2.187 114.0 114.4 114.1 114.1 1.3 0.1 0.4 -0.3 0.0

Nonelectrical machinery

21

21.012 82.2 82.1 81.9 81.9 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 0.0

Non-electrical machinery excluding comp., peripherals & semiconductors

  13.505 109.7 (r)109.6 (r)109.5 109.5 0.4 0.0 (r)-0.1 -0.1 0.0

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery and equipment

210

0.692 130.7 (r)130.4 (r)129.8 130.1 0.9 0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.5 0.2

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.436 131.0 130.8 130.5 131.2 1.8 0.2 -0.2 -0.2 0.5

Industrial and service machinery

211

7.162 127.4 127.4 (r)127.2 127.1 1.5 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.1

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

1.037 129.6 129.4 129.7 129.7 3.8 0.1 -0.2 0.2 0.0

Metal working machine tools and rolling mills

21120

0.492 140.8 140.8 141.1 141.3 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.1

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

0.926 106.0 105.9 105.8 106.0 1.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.2

Materials handling equipment

21170

0.691 138.9 139.4 (r)139.2 139.2 2.2 0.4 0.4 (r)-0.1 0.0

Other industrial machines

21180

2.239 126.1 126.1 (r)125.4 125.1 1.6 -0.1 0.0 (r)-0.6 -0.2

Photo & other service industry machinery

21190

0.902 (r)112.6 (r)112.6 (r)112.6 112.1 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.4

Agricultural machinery and equipment (Dec. 2017=100)

212

0.373 100.7 (r)100.3 (r)99.9 100.6 - -0.4 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.4 0.7

Computers, peripherals and semiconductors

213

7.503 51.3 (r)51.2 51.0 51.0 0.0 0.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.4 0.0

Computers

21300

2.650 (r)39.1 38.8 (r)38.7 38.7 -1.3 (r)0.0 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.3 0.0

Computer accessories, peripherals, and parts

21301

2.546 47.2 47.3 47.2 47.1 0.9 -0.2 0.2 -0.2 -0.2

Semiconductors

21320

2.308 61.5 (r)61.4 61.2 61.0 0.2 0.2 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.3

Computers, peripherals, accessories and parts (excludes end use 21320)

  5.195 46.1 46.0 (r)45.9 45.9 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 (r)-0.2 0.0

Telecommunications equipment

214

3.112 72.0 71.9 71.9 71.9 -2.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Business machinery and equipment, except computers

215

0.251 100.5 100.5 (r)103.8 103.8 3.2 0.0 0.0 (r)3.3 0.0

Scientific and medical machinery

216

1.918 102.4 (r)102.1 (r)101.9 101.8 -1.1 -0.3 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.2 -0.1

Laboratory testing and control instruments (Dec. 2016=100)

21600

0.274 94.7 94.8 94.7 94.8 0.4 -2.2 0.1 -0.1 0.1

Other scientific, medical, and hospital equipment

21610

1.645 104.5 (r)104.2 (r)103.9 103.8 -1.3 0.0 (r)-0.3 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

2.216 (r)135.6 (r)135.0 (r)134.9 134.7 0.3 (r)0.0 (r)-0.4 -0.1 -0.1

Parts for civilian aircraft (Dec. 2012=100)

22010

0.772 99.9 100.1 (r)100.1 99.7 1.7 0.1 0.2 (r)0.0 -0.4

Engines for civilian aircraft

22020

0.867 175.1 (r)174.9 (r)174.7 174.5 0.9 -0.3 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

15.653 110.6 110.5 110.4 110.4 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Passenger cars, new and used

300

7.549 109.6 109.5 109.5 109.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 -0.3

Vehicles designed to transport goods (Dec. 2013=100)

301

1.572 101.5 101.5 101.5 102.6 2.8 -0.3 0.0 0.0 1.1

Parts, engines, bodies and chassis

302

6.531 111.6 111.5 (r)111.4 111.3 0.3 0.4 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Engines and engine parts for automotive vehicles (Dec. 2004=100)

30200

1.243 (r)106.3 (r)106.0 (r)106.3 105.7 -0.6 (r)0.0 -0.3 (r)0.3 -0.6

Automotive Parts & Accessories (Incl. Engines & Parts), Excluding Canadian

  5.839 110.6 110.4 110.2 110.2 0.2 0.4 -0.2 -0.2 0.0

Automotive tires & tubes (Dec. 2004=100)

30220

0.533 126.1 126.2 126.2 125.6 1.5 1.2 0.1 0.0 -0.5

Non-engine parts & accessories (Dec. 2003=100)

30230

4.756 111.7 (r)111.6 (r)111.4 111.4 0.4 0.4 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 0.0

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

25.846 107.4 107.5 107.2 107.5 0.6 0.1 0.1 -0.3 0.3

Nondurables, manufactured

40

12.694 122.2 122.7 (r)122.6 123.6 1.7 0.1 0.4 (r)-0.1 0.8

Apparel, footwear, and household goods

400

6.061 112.8 (r)112.9 (r)113.1 113.1 0.5 0.0 (r)0.1 (r)0.2 0.0

Cotton apparel and household goods

40000

1.940 107.0 (r)106.9 (r)106.9 106.6 0.1 0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0 -0.3

Apparel and household goods for other textiles

40020

2.147 111.5 (r)111.7 (r)112.1 112.2 1.0 0.1 (r)0.2 0.4 0.1

Nontextile apparel and household goods

40030

0.425 126.1 (r)127.8 (r)127.9 128.3 2.3 0.0 (r)1.3 0.1 0.3

Footwear of leather, rubber, or other materials

40040

0.843 117.2 117.2 (r)117.5 117.7 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.2

Sporting/camping apparel and footwear

40050

0.581 134.3 134.3 134.4 134.5 -1.0 -0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1

Other consumer nondurables

401

6.633 136.1 (r)137.1 (r)136.6 138.8 2.9 0.1 0.7 (r)-0.4 1.6

Medicinal, dental and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

5.263 (r)142.2 (r)143.5 (r)142.6 145.0 2.8 (r)0.2 (r)0.9 (r)-0.6 1.7

Books, magazines and other printed materials (Dec. 2016=100)

40110

0.190 100.0 100.0 (r)104.4 105.0 4.9 1.0 0.0 (r)4.4 0.6

Toiletries and cosmetics (Dec. 2017=100)

40120

0.498 (r)101.3 (r)101.3 (r)100.6 100.4 - (r)0.1 (r)0.0 (r)-0.7 -0.2

Other products (notions, writing supplies, tobacco products, etc)

40140

0.681 111.2 111.4 (r)111.6 114.1 4.1 0.1 0.2 (r)0.2 2.2

Durables, manufactured

41

11.872 93.3 93.1 (r)92.8 92.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.2 (r)-0.3 -0.1

Household goods

410

7.632 98.7 98.3 (r)98.0 98.0 -0.5 0.1 -0.4 (r)-0.3 0.0

Furniture, household items

41000

1.539 130.9 131.1 131.1 131.1 1.5 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Glassware and ceramics (Dec. 2007=100)

41010

0.110 105.7 (r)105.9 (r)105.7 105.7 0.5 -0.7 (r)0.2 -0.2 0.0

Cookware, chinaware, cutlery for the house and garden

41020

0.438 118.1 118.2 118.2 118.2 1.5 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

1.184 105.4 105.7 105.5 106.0 0.9 0.7 0.3 -0.2 0.5

Other Household Goods, nes

41050

4.243 81.9 81.2 (r)80.9 80.7 -1.7 -0.1 -0.9 (r)-0.4 -0.2

Recreational equipment and materials

411

2.091 106.8 107.3 107.3 107.4 1.3 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.1

Motorcycles & parts (Dec. 2001=100)

41100

0.132 122.9 122.8 122.5 122.7 0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.2 0.2

Toys, shooting & sporting goods

41120

1.575 106.2 106.7 106.7 106.8 1.3 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.1

Photo & optical equipment (Dec. 2011=100)

41130

0.161 92.6 (r)92.6 (r)92.6 92.6 0.5 0.0 (r)0.0 0.0 0.0

Musical instruments and parts (Dec. 2010=100)

41140

0.079 103.6 106.7 106.9 106.9 7.2 0.1 3.0 0.2 0.0

Home entertainment equipment

412

1.329 50.1 (r)49.9 (r)49.5 49.2 -3.1 0.0 (r)-0.4 (r)-0.8 -0.6

Television and video receivers

41200

1.033 43.1 (r)43.0 (r)42.6 42.3 -3.9 -0.5 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.9 -0.7

Radios, phonographs, and tape decks (Dec. 2012=100)

41210

0.261 96.2 96.3 (r)96.3 96.5 1.5 1.9 0.1 (r)0.0 0.2

Coins, gems, jewelry, and collectibles

413

0.820 (r)210.9 (r)210.5 (r)209.6 209.1 0.8 0.0 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.4 -0.2

Jewelry (watches, rings, etc)

41310

0.634 (r)217.6 (r)217.2 (r)216.1 216.1 0.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.2 (r)-0.5 0.0

Nonmanufactured consumer goods

42

1.280 116.6 117.4 114.9 113.8 -1.0 0.7 0.7 -2.1 -1.0

Nonmanufactured consumer durables

421

1.208 111.4 111.4 111.9 111.8 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.4 -0.1

Gem diamonds-uncut or unset (Dec. 2007=100)

42100

1.051 104.1 104.1 104.7 104.7 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.0

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: August 14, 2018