Table 2. U.S. export price indexes and percent changes for selected categories of goods: March 2015 to March 2016 [2000=100, unless otherwise noted]
Description End
Use
Relative
import-
ance
Feb.
2016(1)
Index Percent change
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Annual Monthly
Mar.
2015
to
Mar.
2016
Nov.
2015
to
Dec.
2015
Dec.
2015
to
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2016
to
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016
to
Mar.
2016

All commodities

  100.000 119.8 118.8 (r)118.2 118.2 -6.1 -1.1 -0.8 (r)-0.5 0.0

Agricultural commodities

  9.167 175.7 173.4 (r)174.5 170.2 -11.1 -0.9 -1.3 0.6 -2.5

All exports excluding food and fuels (Dec. 2010=100)

  85.801 98.2 97.9 (r)97.9 98.1 -2.7 -0.5 -0.3 (r)0.0 0.2

Nonagricultural commodities

  90.834 115.6 114.6 (r)114.0 114.3 -5.6 -1.1 -0.9 (r)-0.5 0.3

All commodities,excluding computers, & semiconductors (Dec. 2001=100)

  93.723 132.8 131.7 131.1 131.1 -6.1 -1.1 -0.8 -0.5 0.0

Foods, feeds, & beverages

0

8.588 177.2 174.7 176.2 171.8 -11.3 -1.2 -1.4 0.9 -2.5

Agricultural foods, feeds & beverages, excluding distilled beverages

00

7.900 177.5 174.9 (r)176.2 171.5 -11.1 -1.1 -1.5 0.7 -2.7

Wheat and rice

000

0.545 181.8 176.0 177.3 171.9 -16.1 -3.9 -3.2 0.7 -3.0

Wheat

00000

0.417 178.9 172.9 175.7 169.4 -18.5 -4.7 -3.4 1.6 -3.6

Soybeans & other oil seeds

001

1.447 188.0 (r)184.1 186.9 180.5 -14.8 0.8 (r)-2.1 (r)1.5 -3.4

Soybeans and soybean by-products, prior to the extraction of oil

00100

1.270 179.1 174.3 177.0 169.9 -16.3 0.8 -2.7 1.5 -4.0

Feedstuff

002

1.310 192.6 (r)187.4 (r)191.5 182.4 -15.1 -2.7 (r)-2.7 (r)2.2 -4.8

Corn

00200

0.716 181.0 173.9 181.6 171.9 -12.2 -3.3 -3.9 4.4 -5.3

Other feedgrains (Dec. 2010=100)

00210

0.112 83.6 80.2 83.5 79.4 -12.4 -5.2 -4.1 4.1 -4.9

Other animal feeds, n.e.s.

00220

0.481 203.7 (r)202.5 (r)199.6 192.1 -17.4 -2.1 -0.6 (r)-1.4 -3.8

Other agricultural foods

003

4.598 157.1 156.0 156.1 153.4 -8.3 -0.9 -0.7 0.1 -1.7

Meat, poultry & other edible animal products (Dec. 2006=100)

00300

1.193 137.7 134.1 (r)138.4 140.3 -10.5 -1.5 -2.6 (r)3.2 1.4

Fruit and fruit preparations, including fruit juices

00320

0.782 139.8 153.0 (r)163.7 152.6 18.5 0.9 9.4 (r)7.0 -6.8

Vegetables and vegetable preparations and juices

00330

0.551 161.1 164.1 164.7 164.1 3.1 -0.1 1.9 0.4 -0.4

Nuts & preparations (Dec. 2014=100)

00340

0.509 89.6 80.6 73.3 68.4 -33.0 -3.7 -10.0 -9.1 -6.7

Other foods and food preparations (lard,soft bev, spices), n.e.s.

00360

0.864 118.9 (r)117.3 114.7 114.1 -9.2 -0.2 -1.3 (r)-2.2 -0.5

Nonagricultural foods (fish, distilled beverages)

01

0.688 (r)182.2 (r)180.1 (r)184.4 182.9 -12.9 (r)-1.2 (r)-1.2 (r)2.4 -0.8

Industrial supplies & materials

1

27.531 (r)137.4 (r)134.5 (r)131.7 132.6 -14.8 (r)-3.0 -2.1 (r)-2.1 0.7

Industrial supplies & materials, durable

  10.431 147.7 (r)147.5 (r)147.4 150.5 -6.4 -1.8 (r)-0.1 -0.1 2.1

Industrial supplies & materials, nondurable

  17.102 (r)132.7 (r)128.4 (r)124.3 124.0 -19.3 -3.6 -3.2 (r)-3.2 -0.2

Agricultural industrial supplies & materials

10

1.267 169.9 (r)169.6 169.4 167.1 -11.2 0.4 -0.2 -0.1 -1.4

Cotton, incl linters-raw (Dec. 2005=100)

100

0.261 131.1 128.4 126.9 121.8 -7.2 0.6 -2.1 -1.2 -4.0

Other agricultural materials

101

1.006 177.0 (r)177.7 177.9 176.7 -12.7 0.3 (r)0.4 (r)0.1 -0.7

Other agricultural materials (Dec. 2010=100)

10130

0.267 70.2 (r)68.3 (r)69.3 68.9 -24.3 1.4 (r)-2.7 (r)1.5 -0.6

Other agricultural materials-manufactured (Dec. 2010=100)

10150

0.233 109.2 110.0 109.4 109.4 -0.5 0.0 0.7 -0.5 0.0

Nonagricultural industrial supplies & materials

  26.265 136.4 (r)133.3 (r)130.4 131.5 -14.9 -3.1 (r)-2.3 (r)-2.2 0.8

Fuels & lubricants

11

5.612 136.9 126.3 (r)117.1 117.5 -36.0 -8.9 -7.7 (r)-7.3 0.3

Coals & related fuels (Dec. 2007=100)

110

0.633 81.7 79.3 75.1 76.0 -18.6 -1.7 -2.9 -5.3 1.2

Metallurgical grade coal (Dec. 2008=100)

11010

0.319 79.7 76.8 71.4 72.4 -21.1 -1.7 -3.6 -7.0 1.4

Other coal & related fuels (Dec. 2012=100)

11020

0.314 73.0 71.3 68.8 69.4 -15.9 -1.6 -2.3 -3.5 0.9

Petroleum & petroleum products

111

4.622 140.1 (r)126.8 (r)117.4 119.5 -37.6 -10.9 (r)-9.5 (r)-7.4 1.8

Fuel oil

11110

1.681 149.9 126.2 120.0 123.2 -43.3 -14.3 -15.8 -4.9 2.7

Other petroleum products

11120

2.608 197.9 (r)188.0 (r)173.5 176.1 -31.8 -8.1 (r)-5.0 (r)-7.7 1.5

Gas-natural (Dec. 2014=100)

112

0.271 55.8 62.7 55.6 41.1 -49.4 4.9 12.4 -11.3 -26.1

Nonagricultural supplies & materials excluding fuels & building materials

12

19.613 (r)146.9 (r)146.1 (r)145.1 146.6 -7.1 -1.3 -0.5 (r)-0.7 1.0

Iron and steel products

121

1.244 168.4 (r)166.3 (r)164.7 165.6 -8.7 -1.8 -1.2 (r)-1.0 0.5

Iron & steel mill products

12100

0.686 184.4 (r)180.3 (r)177.5 179.2 -16.0 -2.6 -2.2 (r)-1.6 1.0

Nonferrous & other metals

122

3.296 (r)211.6 213.1 (r)214.6 228.9 -7.4 (r)-3.9 (r)0.7 0.7 6.7

Aluminum & alumina

12200

0.496 105.4 104.9 97.1 103.2 -16.6 0.2 -0.5 -7.4 6.3

Copper (Dec. 2008=100)

12210

0.429 156.9 154.0 154.1 163.0 -19.1 -6.6 -1.8 0.1 5.8

Nonmonetary gold

12260

1.480 372.3 381.9 398.7 436.6 4.0 -4.4 2.6 4.4 9.5

Other precious metals (Dec. 2001=100)

12270

0.366 (r)222.7 (r)219.1 (r)219.2 227.4 -24.4 (r)-7.3 -1.6 0.0 3.7

Other nonferrous metals

12290

0.525 (r)132.9 (r)134.0 (r)134.0 136.3 -5.6 (r)-1.6 0.8 (r)0.0 1.7

Finished metal shapes

123

1.471 146.1 143.9 143.8 144.2 -2.0 -0.5 -1.5 -0.1 0.3

Paper & paper base stocks

124

1.567 122.8 121.8 (r)121.4 121.9 -1.5 -1.0 -0.8 (r)-0.3 0.4

Woodpulp and recovered paper

12420

0.620 128.8 128.3 (r)127.0 128.2 0.1 -0.7 -0.4 (r)-1.0 0.9

Linerboard, newsprint, and other paper/paperboard

12430

0.947 125.7 124.4 124.3 124.5 -2.6 -1.1 -1.0 -0.1 0.2

Chemicals, excluding medicinals

125

7.638 (r)156.3 (r)154.8 (r)152.3 151.7 -9.2 (r)-0.8 (r)-1.0 (r)-1.6 -0.4

Plastic materials

12500

2.310 137.9 136.7 (r)138.3 137.6 -8.6 -0.5 -0.9 (r)1.2 -0.5

Fertilizers, pesticides, & insecticides (Dec. 2012=100)

12510

0.673 90.4 89.8 86.2 84.9 -10.2 -0.8 -0.7 -4.0 -1.5

Industrial inorganic chemicals

12530

0.693 244.4 244.4 (r)222.2 222.2 -9.2 0.2 0.0 (r)-9.1 0.0

Industrial organic chemicals

12540

1.853 (r)146.4 (r)141.5 (r)139.7 139.2 -14.0 (r)-1.1 (r)-3.3 (r)-1.3 -0.4

Other chemicals, excluding medicinals

12550

2.109 (r)139.9 140.9 (r)138.8 138.6 -4.6 -1.1 (r)0.7 (r)-1.5 -0.1

Industrial textile fibers, yarn, and fabric (Dec. 2008=100)

126

1.018 (r)113.1 (r)112.8 (r)113.5 112.4 -4.3 (r)0.7 (r)-0.3 (r)0.6 -1.0

Manmade cloth and thread & cordage (Dec. 2012=100)

12620

0.556 103.9 103.7 105.5 103.9 0.3 1.6 -0.2 1.7 -1.5

Other nonagricultural industrial supplies and materials

127

2.986 128.7 (r)128.5 (r)128.2 128.3 -3.0 -0.2 (r)-0.2 -0.2 0.1

Synthetic rubber-primary (Dec. 2008=100)

12700

0.219 65.3 (r)64.4 (r)63.7 64.4 -9.6 -1.7 (r)-1.4 (r)-1.1 1.1

Industrial rubber products (Dec. 2013=100)

12750

0.372 97.1 97.2 97.2 97.1 -3.8 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Mineral supplies-manufactured

12760

0.447 126.0 125.7 125.7 125.7 -0.9 0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0

Other goods manufactured and unmanufactured

12770

1.856 133.5 (r)133.4 (r)133.2 133.1 -2.5 -0.2 (r)-0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Selected building materials

13

1.040 114.5 (r)114.7 (r)113.7 113.1 -5.1 0.6 (r)0.2 (r)-0.9 -0.5

Lumber & other wood supplies

131

0.534 97.9 (r)98.5 (r)97.2 96.3 -4.9 1.5 (r)0.6 (r)-1.3 -0.9

Logs, lumber, plywood and veneers

13100

0.429 87.5 (r)87.4 (r)86.9 86.4 -5.7 1.5 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.6 -0.6

Capital goods

2

39.774 106.9 106.8 107.1 107.1 -0.6 -0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.0

Capital goods, excluding computers peripherals & semiconductors

  33.497 127.9 128.1 (r)128.5 128.7 0.5 -0.1 0.2 (r)0.3 0.2

Electrical generating equipment

20

4.032 112.3 112.1 111.9 112.0 -2.4 -0.4 -0.2 -0.2 0.1

Generators, transformers & access (Dec. 2012=100)

20000

1.047 101.7 101.7 101.7 101.7 -2.1 -0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

Electric apparatus and parts, n.e.s.

20005

2.985 109.5 109.2 109.0 109.1 -2.6 -0.5 -0.3 -0.2 0.1

Nonelectrical machinery

21

26.848 94.5 (r)94.4 94.3 94.3 -1.4 -0.2 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 0.0

Non-electrical machinery excluding computers, peripherals & semiconductors

  20.571 118.4 118.7 118.7 118.9 0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.0 0.2

Oil drilling, mining, and construction machinery, and equipment

210

2.118 169.3 169.0 169.0 169.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.2

Drilling & oil field equip.

21000

0.885 182.4 182.4 182.4 182.4 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Excavating, paving & construction machinery

21030

0.900 150.7 (r)150.0 (r)150.0 150.7 -0.7 -0.2 -0.5 (r)0.0 0.5

Industrial and service machinery

211

11.428 132.9 133.5 (r)133.7 133.9 0.9 -0.1 0.5 (r)0.1 0.1

Industrial engines, pumps, & compressors

21100

2.203 138.1 139.1 138.3 138.6 0.5 -0.1 0.7 -0.6 0.2

Food & tobacco processing machinery (Dec. 2008=100)

21110

0.299 106.4 107.1 107.2 107.4 1.0 -0.1 0.7 0.1 0.2

Metal working machine tools and rolling mill machines

21120

0.556 124.7 124.7 124.7 125.0 3.6 -0.6 0.0 0.0 0.2

Machinery for working wood, glass, rubber & like materials (Dec. 2015=100)

21140

0.308 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 - - 0.0 0.0 0.0

Measuring, testing & control instruments

21160

1.879 125.5 126.1 (r)126.2 126.3 1.2 -0.1 0.5 (r)0.1 0.1

Materials handling equipment

21170

1.075 143.4 (r)143.7 (r)143.7 143.3 -0.2 -0.2 (r)0.2 0.0 -0.3

Other industrial machinery

21180

4.029 134.3 134.9 136.0 136.2 0.8 -0.1 0.4 0.8 0.1

Photo and other service industry machines

21190

0.795 (r)137.4 (r)138.0 (r)137.9 138.1 -0.2 (r)-0.2 0.4 -0.1 0.1

Computers, peripherals, and semiconductors

213

6.277 55.9 55.1 55.0 54.8 -6.0 -0.5 -1.4 -0.2 -0.4

Computers

21300

1.121 30.7 (r)30.0 (r)29.9 29.2 -9.3 -1.0 (r)-2.3 -0.3 -2.3

Computer peripherals, accessories and parts

21301

2.113 62.1 61.5 61.4 61.1 -7.6 -0.5 -1.0 -0.2 -0.5

Semiconductors

21320

3.043 60.1 (r)59.3 (r)59.1 59.3 -3.7 -0.5 (r)-1.3 (r)-0.3 0.3

Computers, peripherals, accessories and parts (excludes end use 21320)

  3.234 (r)51.7 (r)50.9 (r)50.8 50.3 -8.0 (r)-0.8 (r)-1.5 -0.2 -1.0

Telecommunications equipment

214

2.899 77.5 77.6 77.4 77.5 -0.9 0.0 0.1 -0.3 0.1

Scientific and medical machinery

216

3.304 100.3 100.7 (r)100.5 100.7 -0.7 0.0 0.4 (r)-0.2 0.2

Laboratory testing & control instruments

21600

0.831 107.7 108.0 108.0 108.0 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0

Other scientific, medical and hospital equipment

21610

2.473 97.8 98.2 (r)97.9 98.2 -1.0 0.1 0.4 (r)-0.3 0.3

Transportation equipment excluding motor vehicles (Dec. 2001=100)

22

8.894 161.9 162.2 (r)164.4 164.5 2.4 -0.1 0.2 1.4 0.1

Parts for civilian aircraft

22010

1.971 170.4 171.1 (r)171.2 170.8 2.6 0.0 0.4 (r)0.1 -0.2

Engines for civilian aircraft (Dec. 2002=100)

22020

2.675 175.9 175.9 183.3 183.3 5.3 0.1 0.0 4.2 0.0

Automotive vehicles, parts & engines

3

10.949 113.5 113.5 113.3 113.1 -0.7 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.2

Passenger cars, new and used

300

3.770 110.1 (r)110.0 109.9 109.8 -0.5 0.0 (r)-0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.1

Vehicles designed to transport goods

301

1.473 (r)130.1 (r)131.1 (r)131.0 131.3 1.6 (r)-0.2 0.8 (r)-0.1 0.2

Parts, engines, bodies & chassis

302

5.706 111.5 (r)111.5 (r)111.2 110.9 -1.2 -0.1 (r)0.0 -0.3 -0.3

Engines and engine parts for automotive vehicles

30200

1.338 117.9 117.4 117.3 117.4 -1.1 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 0.1

Automotive tires & tubes (Dec. 2013=100)

30220

0.288 (r)91.0 (r)93.8 93.5 94.6 0.0 (r)-0.7 3.1 (r)-0.3 1.2

Nonengine parts & accessories

30230

4.079 106.5 (r)106.4 (r)106.0 105.5 -1.5 -0.1 (r)-0.1 -0.4 -0.5

Consumer goods, excluding automotives

4

13.158 (r)111.5 (r)110.6 (r)110.5 110.6 -2.0 -0.4 -0.8 -0.1 0.1

Nondurables, manufactured

40

5.915 (r)107.2 (r)105.7 (r)105.3 105.4 -3.1 (r)-0.5 -1.4 -0.4 0.1

Other consumer nondurables

401

5.158 107.9 (r)106.2 105.6 105.8 -3.3 -0.6 (r)-1.6 (r)-0.6 0.2

Medicinal, dental, and pharmaceutical preparatory materials

40100

3.369 (r)103.5 101.3 (r)100.5 100.7 -4.5 (r)-1.0 (r)-2.1 (r)-0.8 0.2

Books, magazines & other printed material (Dec. 2014=100)

40110

0.378 100.5 100.5 100.5 100.5 0.2 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0

Toiletries & cosmetics

40120

0.864 113.2 112.8 112.8 112.9 -0.4 -0.2 -0.4 0.0 0.1

Other products (notions & writing articles)

40140

0.547 107.5 105.9 106.2 106.2 -2.6 -0.4 -1.5 0.3 0.0

Durables, manufactured

41

5.573 (r)109.5 (r)109.0 (r)109.3 109.3 -1.4 (r)-0.4 -0.5 0.3 0.0

Household goods

410

2.865 (r)102.5 (r)101.9 (r)102.1 102.4 -0.4 (r)-0.6 (r)-0.6 (r)0.2 0.3

Furniture and household items (Dec. 2007=100)

41000

0.396 113.0 113.4 116.2 117.2 6.4 0.1 0.4 2.5 0.9

Household and kitchen appliances

41030

0.545 136.1 (r)134.4 (r)134.5 134.5 -1.8 0.0 (r)-1.2 0.1 0.0

Miscellaneous household goods

41050

1.706 (r)80.0 (r)79.4 (r)79.2 79.4 -1.5 (r)-0.9 (r)-0.8 (r)-0.3 0.3

Recreational equip & materials

411

1.092 114.0 114.1 114.1 113.3 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.7

Pleasure boats and parts including motors (Dec. 2007=100)

41110

0.185 125.1 (r)125.2 (r)125.2 125.2 1.6 0.0 (r)0.1 0.0 0.0

Toys, shooting and sporting goods

41120

0.765 103.1 103.1 103.2 103.2 0.9 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0

Home entertainment equipment (Dec. 2009=100)

412

0.648 77.0 76.1 (r)76.0 76.0 -4.2 0.0 -1.2 (r)-0.1 0.0

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 12, 2016