Economic News Release

Table 7 U.S. Import Price Indexes, by Locality of Origin

Table 7. U.S. import price indexes and percent changes by locality of origin: March 2013 to March 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2014(1)
Index Percent change
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2013
to
Mar.
2014
Nov.
2013
to
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2013
to
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2014
to
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2014
to
Mar.
2014

Industrialized Countries(2)

100.000 133.1 134.1 1.2 -0.2 0.9 1.5 0.8

Nonmanufactured articles

12.986 251.5 263.2 18.2 -0.3 5.5 10.9 4.7

Manufactured articles

86.449 123.7 123.9 -1.0 -0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

Other Countries(3)

100.000 138.4 138.6 -1.6 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.1

Nonmanufactured articles

19.771 343.3 350.5 -3.9 0.5 -0.2 1.7 2.1

Manufactured articles

79.972 110.3 109.9 -0.8 0.0 0.2 0.3 -0.4

Canada

100.000 155.0 157.7 3.8 -0.1 1.9 3.3 1.7

Nonmanufactured articles

33.436 243.6 255.5 20.3 -0.1 6.4 11.1 4.9

Manufactured articles

65.700 135.2 135.5 -3.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.2

European Union(4)

100.000 137.7 137.8 1.5 -0.2 0.9 0.1 0.1

France (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 123.3 122.2 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.4 -0.9

Germany (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 118.3 118.6 2.3 -0.2 1.0 -0.2 0.3

United Kingdom (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 129.1 129.5 0.4 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.3

Latin America(5)

100.000 172.8 173.5 -3.0 0.5 0.1 0.6 0.4

Nonmanufactured articles

28.554 362.3 371.7 -4.8 1.8 -0.3 1.2 2.6

Manufactured articles

71.032 131.5 130.9 -1.9 0.0 0.2 0.3 -0.5

Mexico (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 140.5 141.9 -2.9 0.1 0.1 -0.4 1.0

Nonmanufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

16.227 187.9 200.5 -6.4 2.4 0.4 -1.6 6.7

Manufactured articles (Dec. 2008=100)

83.525 92.7 92.7 -1.8 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 0.0

Pacific Rim (Dec. 2003=100)(6)

100.000 102.8 102.8 -1.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.0

China (Dec. 2003=100)

100.000 103.9 103.8 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.2 -0.1

Japan

100.000 99.0 99.1 -2.9 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.1

Asian NICs(7)

100.000 89.5 89.4 -0.7 -1.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.1

ASEAN (Dec. 2003=100)(8)

100.000 104.3 104.5 0.6 -0.1 -0.2 -0.4 0.2

Asia Near East (Dec. 2003=100)(9)

100.000 264.6 268.4 -3.6 -0.7 1.1 3.3 1.4

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2012 trade values.
(2) Western Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
(3) Eastern Europe, Latin America, OPEC countries, and other countries in Asia, Africa and the Western Hemisphere.
(4) European Union countries.
(5) Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.
(6) China, Japan, Australia, Brunei, Indonesia, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines and the Asian Newly Industrialized Countries.
(7) Asian Newly Industrialized Countries - Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan.
(8) Association of Southeast Asian Nations - Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
(9) Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.

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

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: April 10, 2014
Recommend this page using: