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: August 2013 to August 2014
[2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description Harmo-
nized
system
Relative
import-
ance
July
2014(1)
Index Percent change
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Annual Monthly
Aug.
2013
to
Aug.
2014
Apr.
2014
to
May
2014
May
2014
to
June
2014
June
2014
to
July
2014
July
2014
to
Aug.
2014

Live animals; animal products

I

2.276 251.9 253.6 17.0 0.0 -1.2 4.0 0.7

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

02

1.376 199.1 200.7 20.4 2.1 1.2 5.3 0.8

Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates

03

0.360 206.8 212.1 11.9 -2.7 -1.6 3.3 2.6

Vegetable products

II

4.533 242.7 229.0 -7.1 0.7 -2.9 -3.9 -5.6

Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons

08

1.076 167.9 163.6 2.1 0.4 -4.8 -3.5 -2.6

Cereals

10

1.075 237.0 225.7 -16.1 1.7 -8.7 -3.9 -4.8

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

12

1.933 280.5 258.3 -2.2 0.3 1.1 -4.6 -7.9

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

III

0.250 114.7 112.7 -10.2 0.2 -1.0 -1.3 -1.7

Prepared foodstuffs, beverages,and tobacco

IV

2.907 167.2 163.8 -2.0 -0.2 -0.2 -1.4 -2.0

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

20

0.349 118.1 118.1 4.8 0.0 0.0 -0.8 0.0

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

22

0.483 110.8 110.8 -1.8 0.1 -0.8 0.1 0.0

Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal feed

23

0.721 264.3 244.0 -10.1 -0.7 -0.8 -5.4 -7.7

Mineral products

V

9.551 296.9 288.7 -4.1 0.3 -1.7 0.3 -2.8

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

26

0.450 96.6 99.2 13.8 2.1 1.6 1.7 2.7

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

27

8.919 293.5 284.4 -5.0 0.1 -1.9 0.3 -3.1

Products of the chemical or allied industries

VI

10.866 150.7 150.8 -1.3 -0.1 0.5 0.7 0.1

Inorganic chemicals

28

0.870 170.7 170.7 -6.6 0.5 -0.8 -0.6 0.0

Organic chemicals

29

3.241 169.7 169.9 3.2 0.2 0.3 4.1 0.1

Pharmaceutical products

30

2.579 116.0 116.2 -3.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

Fertilizers (Dec. 2012=100)

31

0.308 86.1 87.0 -5.0 -0.2 -0.4 1.5 1.0

Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery cosmetic or toilet preparations

33

0.706 133.6 133.6 -1.5 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0

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

34

0.448 116.5 117.1 -3.1 0.3 0.4 -3.4 0.5

Miscellaneous chemical products

38

1.747 152.9 151.9 -1.6 -1.2 2.3 -2.6 -0.7

Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

VII

5.183 150.3 151.0 1.7 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.5

Plastics and articles thereof

39

4.211 145.2 145.8 2.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.4

Rubber and articles thereof

40

0.972 172.1 173.1 -0.8 -0.1 -0.2 -0.7 0.6

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

VIII

0.454 161.1 162.4 12.3 0.1 0.2 1.3 0.8

Woodpulp, recovered paper, and paper products

X

2.286 125.4 126.4 3.6 -0.4 -1.0 1.3 0.8

Woodpulp and recovered paper

47

0.686 130.2 131.9 4.9 -1.2 -2.8 2.7 1.3

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

48

1.176 124.7 125.5 4.2 0.2 -0.1 1.1 0.6

Textile and textile articles

XI

1.874 131.2 131.1 -0.4 -0.3 -1.2 -1.9 -0.1

Cotton, including yarns and woven fabrics thereof

52

0.569 140.1 139.9 -4.3 -1.0 -3.7 -6.2 -0.1

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

XIII

0.744 120.2 120.3 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1

Glass and glassware

70

0.381 98.7 98.9 1.5 0.5 -0.1 0.0 0.2

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

XIV

4.482 252.8 251.7 4.4 -1.3 -1.7 2.6 -0.4

Base metals and articles of base metals

XV

5.321 164.9 165.4 0.8 0.6 -0.1 1.0 0.3

Iron and steel

72

1.426 190.1 191.8 4.9 1.1 -0.7 -0.8 0.9

Copper and articles thereof

74

0.615 231.9 229.9 -0.9 0.2 0.5 3.1 -0.9

Aluminum and articles thereof

76

0.864 124.0 126.1 3.6 2.0 0.3 3.5 1.7

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

82

0.413 141.6 141.7 6.6 0.3 -0.1 2.2 0.1

Miscellaneous articles of base metal

83

0.313 147.1 147.1 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

XVI

27.734 97.3 97.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 -0.3 -0.1

Machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

84

16.786 112.7 112.6 1.1 0.4 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1

Electrical machinery and equipment and parts and accessories thereof

85

10.948 80.5 80.6 -1.5 0.1 -0.1 -0.5 0.1

Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

XVII

13.447 130.0 129.9 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Motor vehicles and their parts

87

8.756 115.3 115.0 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.3

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

XVIII

5.994 107.5 107.9 0.9 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.4

Miscellaneous manufactured articles

XX

1.412 110.5 111.0 0.2 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.5

Furniture; stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings nesoi;

94

0.783 121.8 123.0 0.3 -0.6 0.1 0.0 1.0

Toys, games and sports equipment; parts and accessories thereof

95

0.476 89.5 89.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: September 12, 2014