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Table 5 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 5. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: July 2013 to July 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
June
2014(1)
Index Percent change
June
2014
July
2014
Annual Monthly
July
2013
to
July
2014
Mar.
2014
to
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2014
to
May
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

1.290 196.1 199.7 10.5 1.4 -1.0 -1.6 1.8

Meat and edible meat offal

02

0.296 250.1 263.2 18.0 4.4 -0.9 2.0 5.2

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.693 141.0 139.8 3.6 -1.0 -1.2 -3.4 -0.9

Vegetable products

II

1.615 196.9 199.0 -1.4 -1.2 0.6 -6.8 1.1

Edible vegetables, roots, and tubers

07

0.373 354.0 365.3 3.4 -1.7 15.3 -13.3 3.2

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.408 102.0 98.1 -11.8 -0.5 -12.3 -8.6 -3.8

Coffee, tea, mate and spices

09

0.337 241.2 250.7 8.7 -7.5 6.6 -4.9 3.9

Animal or vegetable fats and oils (Dec. 2009=100)

III

0.248 115.9 115.4 -0.6 -1.1 -0.3 0.4 -0.4

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages, and tobacco

IV

2.495 161.7 162.6 3.1 0.2 -0.1 0.9 0.6

Sugars and sugar confectionary (Dec. 2012=100)

17

0.172 92.3 90.5 -4.1 0.0 1.7 3.5 -2.0

Cocoa and cocoa preparations (Dec. 2009=100)

18

0.248 114.1 114.2 25.2 2.1 -1.2 6.5 0.1

Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; bakers' wares (Dec. 2007=100)

19

0.243 131.3 131.4 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts, or other parts of plants

20

0.306 170.0 169.0 1.9 -0.1 0.5 0.7 -0.6

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar

22

0.931 125.8 127.8 2.8 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 1.6

Mineral products

V

20.089 351.2 347.0 2.6 -2.4 1.3 1.1 -1.2

Mineral fuels, oils and residuals, bituminous substances and mineral waxes

27

19.830 348.4 344.2 2.8 -2.5 1.4 1.1 -1.2

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

8.112 152.5 152.5 2.5 0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.638 325.5 308.9 -6.2 5.6 2.5 -1.2 -5.1

Organic chemicals

29

2.375 135.1 136.1 1.1 -0.7 -1.0 -0.3 0.7

Pharmaceutical products

30

3.341 134.0 134.3 7.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.2

Fertilizers (Dec. 2009=100)

31

0.311 108.4 110.5 -4.9 -1.3 -1.2 -2.3 1.9

Tanning extracts; dye, pigments, varnish, paints & putty (Dec. 2011=100)

32

0.172 101.2 102.8 8.9 0.4 -0.4 -0.2 1.6

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

0.463 93.5 93.2 -6.0 0.6 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

3.138 147.9 146.7 -2.8 -0.3 -0.4 0.1 -0.8

Plastics and articles thereof

39

2.006 149.8 149.9 1.4 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1

Rubber and articles thereof

40

1.132 146.2 142.7 -9.5 -0.7 -1.2 0.2 -2.4

Raw hides, skins, leather, furskins, travel goods, etc

VIII

0.611 127.7 127.8 1.8 -0.2 0.5 -0.9 0.1

Articles of leather; travel goods, bags, etc. of various materials

42

0.575 130.2 130.3 2.7 -0.1 0.5 -0.2 0.1

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, basketware and wickerwork

IX

0.649 146.5 147.7 1.0 -0.9 -0.9 0.2 0.8

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

1.036 113.7 113.6 -0.3 -0.3 0.4 0.0 -0.1

Paper and paperboard; articles of paper pulp, paper or paperboard

48

0.683 107.2 107.3 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Printed matter (Dec. 2013=100)

49

0.192 99.5 99.5 - 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Textile and textile articles

XI

4.687 114.0 114.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.1

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

61

1.830 102.9 102.9 -0.2 0.3 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

62

1.699 118.8 119.1 1.0 0.3 -0.1 -0.3 0.3

Made-up or worn textile articles

63

0.546 108.0 108.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Headgear, umbrellas, artifical flowers, etc.

XII

1.320 121.9 122.1 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.2

Footwear and parts of such articles

64

1.140 121.4 121.5 1.3 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.1

Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, ceramics, glass etc.

XIII

0.770 133.2 132.9 0.4 -0.2 -0.2 0.4 -0.2

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2001=100)

68

0.254 126.4 125.4 -0.2 -0.3 -0.4 0.9 -0.8

Ceramic products

69

0.237 141.6 141.6 0.4 0.1 -0.1 0.4 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.279 129.6 129.6 0.9 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Pearls, stones, precious metals, imitation jewelry, and coins

XIV

2.604 180.2 185.8 3.2 0.1 -0.9 -1.0 3.1

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.322 183.0 183.6 2.5 -0.3 0.8 0.4 0.3

Iron and steel

72

1.264 222.5 223.4 4.0 0.0 0.5 -0.2 0.4

Articles of iron or steel

73

1.669 154.0 154.5 0.3 -0.8 0.4 0.4 0.3

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.433 327.2 324.9 0.8 -3.2 1.7 -0.5 -0.7

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.720 140.8 141.7 4.0 0.2 1.0 2.2 0.6

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof

82

0.390 129.1 129.1 -0.1 0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.441 136.7 136.8 1.1 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1

Machinery, electrical equipment, TV image and sound recorders, parts, etc.

XVI

26.973 84.6 84.5 -0.5 0.0 0.2 0.0 -0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

14.013 89.6 89.5 -0.2 -0.1 0.6 -0.1 -0.1

Electrical machinery and equip, sound and TV recorders & reproducers, parts

85

12.960 79.8 79.7 -0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

12.013 116.1 115.4 -0.4 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.6

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

11.006 114.9 114.1 -0.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 -0.7

Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts thereof (Dec. 2002=100)

88

0.907 119.8 119.8 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3 0.1 0.0

Optical, photo, measuring, medical & musical instruments; & timepieces

XVIII

3.422 104.9 104.8 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.2 -0.1

Optical, photographic, measuring and medical instruments

90

3.125 101.7 101.7 0.8 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0

Clocks and watches and parts thereof

91

0.241 143.9 143.1 1.3 0.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.6

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

3.524 113.3 113.6 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3

Furniture & stuffed furnishings; lamps & lighting fittings, nesoi; prefab bldgs

94

2.050 117.4 117.9 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

1.242 105.5 105.8 0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.3

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

96

0.232 135.7 135.1 -2.5 0.0 -0.3 0.4 -0.4

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.

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

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Last Modified Date: August 14, 2014
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