The indicator reflects Import Prices (USA) changes for the previous month, and is an inflation rate indicator in the country. Because during calculation of Consumer Price Index (CPI Index) for imported goods and services are taken into account, this value characterizes the contribution of import prices to the overall picture of changes in retail prices on the goods and services basket. The indicator Import Price has limited online forex market influence. When expecting major interest rate increases, this indicator’s value increase leads to the US dollar rate growth. The data is published on the 10th day of each month in the USA, in the third decade of each month along with Export Price (USA).