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Import/Export Price Indexes
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Table 9. U.S. terms of trade indexes and percent changes by locality: March 2020 to March 2021(1) [December 2017=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Index Percent change
Dec.
2020
Jan.
2021
Feb.
2021
Mar.
2021
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2020
to
Mar.
2021
Nov.
2020
to
Dec.
2020
Dec.
2020
to
Jan.
2021
Jan.
2021
to
Feb.
2021
Feb.
2021
to
Mar.
2021

Industrialized Countries(2)

(r)100.1 (r)99.3 (r)98.3 97.5 -4.0 (r)-1.1 (r)-0.8 (r)-1.0 -0.8

Canada

100.3 (r)97.3 (r)94.8 92.5 -16.3 -3.4 (r)-3.0 -2.6 -2.4

European Union

(r)100.5 (r)101.2 (r)101.9 102.1 1.3 (r)0.5 (r)0.7 (r)0.7 0.2

Germany

(r)107.6 (r)107.6 (r)107.1 106.0 -0.9 (r)-0.3 (r)0.0 (r)-0.5 -1.0

Latin America(3)

101.1 (r)104.0 (r)105.6 108.2 4.7 0.9 (r)2.9 1.5 2.5

Mexico

100.7 (r)103.0 104.8 106.2 4.9 0.9 (r)2.3 (r)1.7 1.3

Pacific Rim(4)

(r)101.2 102.7 (r)103.5 105.9 7.5 (r)0.9 (r)1.5 (r)0.8 2.3

China

102.1 (r)101.8 (r)102.4 105.6 9.8 1.2 (r)-0.3 (r)0.6 3.1

Japan

(r)100.2 (r)102.2 (r)103.6 104.7 10.0 (r)1.1 (r)2.0 1.4 1.1

Footnotes
(1) Terms of trade indexes are derived by dividing the export price index by the corresponding import price index and multiplying by 100.
(2) Western Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa.
(3) Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
(4) China, Japan, Australia, Brunei, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, and the Asian Newly Industrialized Countries.
(r) Revised

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 14, 2021