Import Prices Rose 0.3% in April

Washington, DC, May 11, 2018-U.S. import prices increased 0.3% in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported, following a 0.2% decline in March.

Prices for fuel and nonfuel imports advanced in April.

Prices for U.S. exports rose 0.6% in April, after increasing 0.3% in March. Higher prices for nonagricultural exports more than offset declining agricultural export prices in April.