Table 6 U.S. Export Price Indexes, by Harmonized System

Table 6. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: October 2015 to October 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
Sept.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Annual Monthly
Oct.
2015
to
Oct.
2016
June
2016
to
July
2016
July
2016
to
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2016
to
Sept.
2016
Sept.
2016
to
Oct.
2016

Live animals; animal products

I

1.777 191.2 191.8 4.2 1.2 -0.2 1.5 0.3

Meat & edible meat offal (Dec. 2006=100)

02

1.020 146.4 146.7 3.6 0.2 -1.3 -0.9 0.2

Vegetable products

II

4.169 187.7 190.2 -5.7 -1.5 -6.7 -1.7 1.3

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

0.845 142.0 152.0 -12.9 -1.7 -6.7 -2.1 7.0

Cereals

10

1.143 164.3 168.9 -13.8 -8.6 -2.9 -3.7 2.8

Oilseeds and misc. grains, seeds, fruits, plants, straw and fodder

12

1.637 204.8 199.0 2.7 3.4 -8.2 -2.0 -2.8

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.966 148.9 147.9 -1.2 0.5 -0.1 -1.1 -0.7

Preparations of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants (Dec. 2009=100)

20

0.374 117.6 116.5 -1.8 -1.2 0.1 0.0 -0.9

Beverages, spirits, and vinegar (Dec. 2008=100)

22

0.546 110.6 111.9 3.3 0.8 -1.6 0.4 1.2

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.684 206.9 204.0 0.4 2.9 0.0 -3.9 -1.4

Mineral products

V

6.998 172.1 179.1 1.2 0.7 -3.9 6.0 4.1

Ores, slag and ash (Dec. 2012=100)

26

0.514 81.2 81.5 10.9 2.1 1.3 3.4 0.4

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

27

6.280 163.9 171.4 0.6 0.6 -4.3 6.4 4.6

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.745 135.9 135.3 -3.4 0.4 -0.6 -0.1 -0.4

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.905 172.6 167.6 -8.6 0.9 -0.4 -1.0 -2.9

Organic chemicals

29

2.453 132.4 132.6 -3.4 -0.2 -0.5 0.2 0.2

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.968 108.9 108.7 -1.4 1.9 -0.7 0.4 -0.2

Tanning or dyeing extracts, dyes, paints varnish, putty, & inks (Dec. 2015=100)

32

0.539 97.7 97.5 - -0.2 -0.3 -0.2 -0.2

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.833 134.6 131.1 -3.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 -2.6

Soap; lubricants; waxes, polishing or scouring products; candles, pastes

34

0.514 115.8 116.4 3.6 -0.6 -0.1 0.2 0.5

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.848 146.6 146.1 -3.2 0.1 -0.9 -0.2 -0.3

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.101 136.5 136.6 -1.7 0.5 -0.7 0.3 0.1

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.116 131.9 132.2 -1.9 0.8 -0.8 0.2 0.2

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.985 156.3 155.5 -1.0 -0.3 0.0 0.6 -0.5

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

VIII

0.330 120.0 120.4 -3.5 0.2 -0.3 0.7 0.3

Raw hides and skins other than furskins and leather (Dec.2014=100)

41

0.180 69.0 69.5 -4.8 0.1 -1.3 0.3 0.7

Wood, wood charcoal, cork, straw, baskets and wickerwork (Dec. 2014=100)

IX

0.660 96.7 97.1 2.8 -0.4 0.5 1.2 0.4

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.151 122.9 122.7 -0.6 1.0 1.3 -0.9 -0.2

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.645 130.0 129.6 2.5 4.1 5.1 -3.0 -0.3

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

48

1.125 118.9 118.6 -3.1 -0.4 -0.3 0.1 -0.3

Printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

49

0.381 100.4 100.6 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.716 120.0 119.7 -1.1 0.9 -0.7 0.2 -0.3

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.410 122.1 122.3 4.1 5.9 -2.9 0.7 0.2

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

XIII

0.871 123.1 123.1 0.7 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0

Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, or mica (Dec. 2015=100)

68

0.295 101.2 101.2 - 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0

Glass and glassware

70

0.440 99.7 99.7 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XIV

4.566 240.4 235.4 3.8 4.7 0.3 -0.3 -2.1

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

4.954 142.8 142.5 -2.3 -0.2 0.2 -0.3 -0.2

Iron and steel

72

1.009 142.7 140.7 -4.6 -2.8 2.1 -0.6 -1.4

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.416 149.6 152.9 -8.4 2.8 -0.1 -3.0 2.2

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.766 103.2 102.9 -3.4 0.1 -1.5 0.0 -0.3

Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal (Dec. 2015=100)

82

0.392 100.0 100.0 - 0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.355 147.8 147.8 -0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0

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

XVI

29.708 95.5 95.2 -1.3 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.3

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

17.757 112.3 112.2 -0.9 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 -0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

11.951 77.3 76.9 -2.0 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.5

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

15.184 131.6 131.9 0.6 0.0 -0.2 0.2 0.2

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

9.201 114.4 114.8 -0.2 0.0 -0.5 0.1 0.3

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

XVIII

6.195 106.0 105.9 -1.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.1

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.562 112.4 112.5 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.941 128.5 128.7 3.3 1.1 0.5 0.2 0.2

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.472 89.2 89.2 -0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Relative importance figures are based on 2014 trade values.

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

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: November 15, 2016